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DUOS

When Two Authors Are Better Than One

When Two Authors Are Better Than One

Sometimes, two authors are better than one. It seems counterintuitive; writing style is so personal. And as Paul Auster wrote, “Writing is a solitary business.” How could two authors hope to collaborate and blend their work successfully? Who knows their […]

by × August 23, 2013 ×

KID STUFF

A 10-Year-Old Recommends His Favorite Books

A 10-Year-Old Recommends His Favorite Books

Our guest blogger Cameron is 10 years old. When he’s not reading, he enjoys fishing and playing with his dogs Eleanor Roosevelt and Phoebe. He also has big feet and ears and likes jokes. Hi, my name is Cameron, and […]

by × August 22, 2013 ×

GRAPHIC NOVELS

5 Graphic Novels for Beginners

5 Graphic Novels for Beginners

For avid bookworms it can be easy to fall into a reading rut, sticking with the same author or genre for stretches at a time. No longer, friends, no longer. I beseech you to shrug off that dusty shroud of […]

by × August 15, 2013 ×

FICTION

5 Book Worlds Worth Living In

5 Book Worlds Worth Living In

Once upon a time, there was a king. His name was Macaulay Culkin, and he ruled the land of the box office. Everything the light touched was his, until the new millennium arrived, bringing with it a veritable buffet of […]

by × July 23, 2013 ×

BOOKS YOU NEED TO READ

One Book that Will Introduce Your Kids to 15 Great Fantasy Authors

One Book that Will Introduce Your Kids to 15 Great Fantasy Authors

I was a voracious reader as a child, but don’t take that to mean I had good taste. I had more Goosebumps than a shaved polar bear, and I read a whole series of videogame-themed Choose Your Own Adventure books. What I really needed […]

by × July 12, 2013 ×

WE RECOMMEND

Three Chilling Books to Keep You Cool This Summer

Three Chilling Books to Keep You Cool This Summer

It’s officially summer, which means you are now a hot and sticky mess minutes after leaving your house every morning. So what better time to pick up a book that will send a shiver down your spine, even as you […]

by × June 28, 2013 ×

YA

YA Books Adult Readers Will Love

YA Books Adult Readers Will Love

YA books are great, and you shouldn’t be ashamed of reading them. They’re exciting and full of big emotion (remember how it felt to be a teen?), and most of them hinge on fast-paced plotting that can keep the attention […]

by × May 29, 2013 ×

FANTASY

10 Fantasy Short Stories for the Non-Fantasy Fan

10 Fantasy Short Stories for the Non-Fantasy Fan

So, you say you don’t read fantasy. Perhaps you’d like to try it, but you just can’t see yourself cracking open those gilded grimoires, hanging out with vampires, or frolicking through unicorn-infested forests with a bunch of elven maids. That’s […]

by × May 9, 2013 ×

WE RECOMMEND

Authors You Need to Read: Tim Powers

Authors You Need to Read: Tim Powers

He’s won the World Fantasy Award, the British Science-Fiction Society Award, and other awards with the word “fantasy” in them. But if you aren’t a loyal reader of those kinds of books, you might not know who he is. But […]

by × April 12, 2013 ×