Ivy Hall: A Literary Home

The ornaments of a home are the friends who frequent it. This Ralph Waldo Emerson quote, inscribed in sandstone above the fireplace in Ivy Hall’s foyer, has welcomed writers and book lovers ever since the Savannah College of Art and Design obtained the grand old mansion and turned it into a center for literature and […]

Gina Webb, Book Reviewer: A Bridge to Understanding

At the Decatur Book Festival recently, I attended the panel on the art of book reviewing which was made up of three local reviewers and two authors. Since this is a topic of great interest to me as a bookseller, I thought it would make an interesting blog post to increase our collective knowledge. Gina Webb, book reviewer at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, agreed […]