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Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 10:04 AM

By Rae Padilla FrancoeurMore Content Now“The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future,” by Naomi Oreskes and Erik M. Conway. Columbia University Press, New York, 2014. 104 pages. $9.95 paperback. Also available as an e-book.

Updated Aug 11, 2014 at 4:09 PM

By Rae Padilla FrancoeurMore Content Now“Problems with People Stories” by David Guterson. Knopf, New York, 2014. 163 pages. $25.95.

Updated Aug 11, 2014 at 3:33 PM

“California” By Edan Lepucki. Little, Brown and Co., New York, 2014. 400 pages. $26.

Updated Aug 7, 2014 at 12:45 PM

It’s no surprise that Lois Lowry is such a prolific writer. The longtime Cambridge, Massachusetts, resident recalls spending her childhood as a voracious reader of all kinds of books, especially adult books that had young protagonists. She read and...

Posted Aug 4, 2014 at 2:01 AM

“’Til Dirt Do Us Part” By Edith Maxwell. Kensington Books, New York, 2014. 303 pages. $24.

Updated Jul 30, 2014 at 4:32 PM

Celebrate nature with fine art and the fragrant blooms of the American Lotus Blossom at the Lotus Blossom Nature & Art Show at Mount Harmon in Earleville, Md.RELATED: IF YOU GO, PREVIEW PHOTOS

Updated Jul 24, 2014 at 4:07 PM

Artist Bryan Davis wraps up solo exhibition in the Mezzanine Gallery, located at the Carvel State Office Building in Wilmington this week.

Updated Jul 24, 2014 at 3:05 PM

In 1970, Winterthur author Florence Montgomery authored a textile book that became the seminal reference for designers and decorators. Now, Director of Collections and Senior Curator of Textiles Linda Eaton has finished a modern revision.

Updated Jul 22, 2014 at 12:02 PM

Exams, graduation and leaving for college can be overwhelming for even the most studious kids. Now, imagine writing a book, too.

Updated Jul 21, 2014 at 12:45 PM

Since it was written by a colleague — Matthew Phillion, a fellow GateHouse Media journalist — I would have likely picked up “The Indestructibles” just as a show of support. But I challenge anyone to resist this plot description, whether you know...

Updated Jul 14, 2014 at 4:17 PM

By Rae Padilla FrancoeurMore Content Now“The Empathy Exams” By Leslie Jamison. Graywolf Press, 2014. 226 pages. Paperback. $15.

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