Welcome to a list of good old romance books set in fan conventions. If you miss Comic-Con, BookCon, VidCon, Renaissance Faires, or any other fan convention, these are the romance novels for you. Media stars from all walks of life fall for one another in the most romantic space imaginable: the convention. Let’s be honest.
Note: Asheville is amazing, but there’s a pandemic going on, y’all! Please use this post to inspire your post-COVID travel plans. Know that if you visit literary Asheville before the pandemic is over, many of these experiences may not be available. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains in western North Carolina, Asheville is an eclectic
For many years, there was a call across social media for more YA books set in college. Teens like to read up in terms of age was part of the reason, but the other was that many adult YA readers wanted to slip into a story that was a little more mature than high school.
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It is yet another bitter high-end fashion fight. Vogue legend André Leon Talley is being dragged out of his $1 million New York home by the former CEO of Manolo Blahnik USA who alleges the former editor is $500,000 behind in rent. Talley has dramatically fallen out with his former close friend, high-powered shoe exec
New York City’s pandemic-battered property world resembles a nerve-wracking “seesaw” of “flights and drops,” as Henry James wrote of his neurotic protagonist’s mood in “The Turn of the Screw.” With any luck, Gotham will come through in better shape than James’ tragic heroine. On the dark side, office towers hit a near-historic high vacancy rate
This past year has been full of some extreme highs and lows for Brandi Redmond. A video resurfaced of her mocking Asians. After that, she checked into a wellness center in the midst of the backlash. Her mother-in-law died in a car accident. Brandi’s daughter Brinkley was in the car at the time. Thankfully, she
Child star-turned-Bitcoin big shot Brock Pierce has wrapped up a $500,000 renovation on the 10,000-square-foot Beltway loft he bought last year from NBA star Dwight Howard, we hear. The purported largest penthouse in Washington, DC, is in a former 1890s schoolhouse. Howard lived there for a year while he was on the Wizards before he
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(Kitco News) Gold was hit by a slate of negative news this week, and the disappointing price action reflected that, with the precious metal down $45 from last week’s close. But the question on everyone’s mind is just how much further can gold fall before entering a new bullish phase? The mid-$1,700s level is a
Reports of New York City’s demise have been exaggerated. It’s still home to the richest people on the planet. The city has the biggest number of individual homeowners with an ultra-high net worth, which is defined as $30 million or above, according to Mansion Global. A new study titled, “Spotlight on the World’s Leading Markets
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Subscribe to Kitco Roundtable on iTunes With copper hitting a multi-year high, copper projects can finally start being pulled off the shelf. On Friday Ashley Heppenstall, director at Lundin Mining (TSE:LUN) and chair of Josemaria Resources (TSE:JOSE), joined editor Neils Christensen, correspondent Paul Harris and mining audiences manager Michael McCrae to record Kitco Roundtable. Lundin
There were high hopes for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West to work things out and stay together. But it’s official: “Kimye” is now back to Kim and Ye. Kardashian, 40, has officially filed for divorce after seven years of marriage to West, 41. After months of speculation, her divorce lawyer Laura Wasser filed the papers on
Sen. Ted Cruz is in hot water after taking a trip to Cancun while his state of Texas faces an unprecedented crisis after being hit with a winter storm. Hundreds of thousands of people remain without power or water as freezing temperatures continue throughout the state. Not only that, Cruz, 50, thought it was a
Lindsey Vonn and ex-fiancé P.K. Subban are saying goodbye to their love nest. The former pair have listed their Beverly Hills mansion for $7,175,000. Vonn, 36, and Subban, 31, purchased the home together last April following their engagement. The World Cup alpine ski racer and the Canadian hockey player had been dating for three years before their split.
Are you a big Chilling Adventures of Sabrina fan? Are you missing this bewitching series? Well, this week offers a chance to bring a piece of Sabrina home! Jeff Schwartz, auctioneer and reality television host of The Liquidator, offers us a once in a lifetime chance to bid on items from Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
The Astor Suite at the Plaza hotel — which has hosted various prominent figures including President John F. Kennedy and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor — is back on the market for $19.95 million, down from its original $55 million in 2008. The current asking price also marks a loss. Fashion billionaire Jürgen Friedrich,
I know I’ve said it before but I’m going to say it again since it comes up periodically: comics are a medium not a genre and can, therefore, be used to explore all sorts of topics from superhero tales to history to sex ed to cooking. Author David F. Walker (The Black Panther Party, Bitter
John Travolta designed this Maine house in 1991 with his new bride, Kelly Preston, who died last year. And yesterday, he listed the property for $5 million. With chintzy flower-patterned wallpaper and eclectic plush sofas, the 22-bedroom mansion looks more like what you’d expect from your great-aunt than from the great John Travolta — but
Recently we explored why Times New Roman, Arial, and Helvetica became some of the most widely used fonts out there, and that got us to thinking: All these fonts are typeface sets that had to be designed at one point, letter by letter. So who does the designing? Fonts are born in type foundries, which
After you’ve fallen in love with America Singer and Maxon Schreave, you may have a love triangle hangover that won’t go away. The cure, of course, is finding other books like The Selection! Although there’s nothing like Kiera Cass’s angsty and tearful characters and page-flipping prose, there are many others that can fill the void