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15 Songs about/inspired by Literature

As always, in no particular order…

  1.  Love in the Library by Jimmy Buffett

  2. House at Pooh Corner by Kenny Loggins

  3. Afternoons and Coffeespoons by Crash Test Dummies

  4. The Booklovers by The Divine Comedy

  5. Paperback Writer by the Beatles

  6. Poetry of the Deed by Frank Turner

  7. The Ghost of Tom Joad by Bruce Springsteen

  8. The Melting Point of Wax by Thrice

  9. Fable by Gatsbys American Dream

  10. Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Iron Maiden

  11. Banana Co. by Radiohead

  12. Home at Last by Steely Dan

  13. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Metallica

  14. 40 by U2

  15. Moon over Bourbon Street by Sting

Did I miss your favorite literature-inspired song? Hit the comments and tell me all about it!

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Happy Summer!

In honor of the first day of summer, enjoy a list of some great beach reads!

15 Reads for a Summer Day at the Beach (in no particular  order)

  1. A Rather Lovely Inheritance by C.A. Belmond
  2. Pride & Prescience by Carrie Bebris
  3. The Big Over Easy by Jasper Fforde
  4. Chasing Shakespeares by Sarah Smith
  5. Evil Under the Sun by Agatha Christie
  6. The Disenchantments by Nina LaCour
  7. Club Dumas by Arturo Perez-Reverte
  8. Homicide in Hardcover by Kate Carlisle
  9. Stardust by Neil Gaiman
  10. The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
  11. The Missing Manuscript of Jane Austen by Syrie James
  12. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
  13. The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart
  14. A Salty Piece of Land by Jimmy Buffett
  15. The Boy Next Door by Meg Cabot