All Write Now: Being a good literary citizen finds company in Montclair

Be a good literary citizen, says Steph Auteri.

Books: a life coach prods and cheers

"Ask Task" columnist Allison Task's new book offers readers a plan to make change

All Write Now: persistence and lightbulbs

Inspiration comes when you work at it.

The ups and downs of third grade

Montclair author Adriana Brad Schanen's "Quinny & Hopper" series are realistic and nuanced Middle Grade fiction: something unusual these days.

Open Book/Open Mind: No more code of silence

Author Liza Mundy will discuss the women code-breakers of World War II in "Open Book/Open Mind" on May 29.

All Write Now: The X factor, or a retreat focuses the mind

Tune out to tune in, writes Melissa D. Sullivan.

Montclair author probes gender wage gap in ‘The Cost of Being a Girl’

By KELLY NICHOLAIDES For Montclair Local Probing the gender wage gap issue, “The Cost of Being a Girl” uses large-scale data and individual narratives to reveal why it now starts earlier and how to address it. In...

Montclair lives in ‘Cheaper’: Peter Gilbreth on his famous family

"Cheaper by the Dozen" is Montclairs first Community Read. The book includes references to Nishuane school, the Wellmont, and more. Peter Gilbreth talks about his famous family.
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MFF: Young love wakes; love hurts ‘On Chesil Beach’

Melissa D. Sullivan, a columnist for "All Write Now," reflects on the book/film journey of Ian McEwan's "On Chesil Beach."

All Write Now: Facing the Blank Page

Steph Auteri offers tips on overcoming fear of a blank page.