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THE READING LIFE

10 Workout Tips for Book Nerds

10 Workout Tips for Book Nerds

Spring is in the air, summer’s around the corner, and if you listen closely, book nerds everywhere are letting out a collective wistful sigh. Gone are the days of hibernating under the covers with a good book and steaming cocoa. […]

by × May 28, 2014 ×

SHORT STORIES

6 Short Stories That Will Blow Your Mind

6 Short Stories That Will Blow Your Mind

You know that feeling you get when you would love to sit down to read a book, but you can’t because you have quite literally forty thousand things to do? So, you start thinking embittered thoughts like, “Who are all […]

by × April 25, 2014 ×

PLAYLISTS

10 Book Titles that Would Rock as Heavy Metal Songs

10 Book Titles that Would Rock as Heavy Metal Songs

Coming up with the title to a work is hard (except for New York Post headline writers), which makes for a convenient loophole in copyright law: Titles can’t be copyrighted. So, yes, there can be a Hemingway book titled For […]

by × April 15, 2014 ×

HOLIDAY PARTIES

6 Fictional Holiday Parties We’d Give Up All Our Gifts to Attend

6 Fictional Holiday Parties We’d Give Up All Our Gifts to Attend

Put down the ugly Christmas sweater and stop wrapping the bath salts you bought for your white elephant party: let’s get real. Does your seasonal social agenda involve a giant? How about a street walker? A bunch of people convinced […]

by × December 11, 2013 ×

BEST OF

The B&N Book Blog’s Top Books of 2013

The B&N Book Blog’s Top Books of 2013

  Eleanor & Park, by Rainbow Rowell Because it’s the only book I’ve ever bought in bulk to give as gifts. Because of this line: “And then she realized that Park didn’t know about the Beatles.” Because Eleanor and Park’s […]

by × December 11, 2013 ×

HUMOR

5 Books To Read When You Need A Good Laugh

5 Books To Read When You Need A Good Laugh

Here’s the funny thing (and I don’t mean funny ha-ha) about books by comedians. A lot of the time, they just bomb. I suppose it’s because some humor is better delivered in a comic’s voice than read in my own. […]

by × August 22, 2013 ×