Nightstand Archive

Bookbinding Adventures

It’s been a while since I took an in person bookbinding class but when I saw that the Austin Book Arts Center had a workshop on making a botanical press I knew I didn’t want to miss out. The history of pressing plants and ...Read More

New Releases for June

There is no shortage of new books this summer. Thank you to Netgalley and the publishers for these advance review copies: In a Dark Mirror by Kat Davis. Twelve-year-old Maddie Thompson and her friend Lana share a love of horror stories and wild imaginings. ...Read More

What I’m Reading

It was wonderful to have a week off last week and spend a bit more time with books. I started several books and wanted to mention a bit them. The Dollhouse by Fiona Davis. In this dual narrative, I’m immerse between the walls of ...Read More