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Tara Sonin has a B.A. in Theater and English from Barnard College, Columbia University. She works in publishing as the Marketing Manager for Paper Lantern Lit, and her writing can also be found at Vulture, where she recaps The Vampire Diaries. When not reading or binge-watching her favorite TV shows, Tara can be most often be found in the gym or singing an eclectic variety of show tunes (sometimes both, simultaneously.) Under the name Taryn Scarlett, she is the author of a collection of erotic biblical retellings called SIN AND HONEY.

24 Swoonworthy Novels Inspired by Ireland

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24 Swoonworthy Novels Inspired by Ireland

Here are twenty-five novels with stories, settings, and characters inspired by Ireland. Sláinte! Dark Witch, by Nora Roberts Set in County Mayo, Ireland,...
25 Romances for Shakespeare Fans

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25 Romances for Shakespeare Fans

Between fairytales, Jane Austen, and revivals of favorite TV shows from yesteryear, retellings of classic stories for today’s readers are all the rage....
25 Must-Reads for National Poetry Month

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25 Must-Reads for National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry month, so we’ve got verses and rhymes and metaphors on the brain. Poetry is wonderfully expressive, and features everything from...
24 Books to Soothe Your Post Awards-Season Letdown

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24 Books to Soothe Your Post Awards-Season Letdown

And the award goes to…books! At least, it does in our world. But if you’re a film fan and looking to broaden your literary horizons, here are two dozen...
25 Must-Reads for Women’s History Month

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25 Must-Reads for Women’s History Month

It’s Women’s History Month, so to celebrate the women who have shaped our history, written characters we loved, lived lives we admired and learned...
Romance Spring Preview: 24 of Our Most Anticipated Novels

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Romance Spring Preview: 24 of Our Most Anticipated Novels

Valentine’s Day may have come and gone, but Spring will soon be here! There is no better time for romance to bloom than when the frost thaws and our...
A Romance (or Two!) For Every Astrological Sign

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A Romance (or Two!) For Every Astrological Sign

Do you believe fate is written in the stars? Are you obsessed with learning how the stars will align for your life in any given season? Then this list of...
5 Novels That Will Romance You More than Valentine’s Day

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5 Novels That Will Romance You More than Valentine’s Day

Today is the day! The day of love! Yes, Valentine’s Day may be a massive conspiracy on the part of the candy and card companies to make a buck, but...
Bah, Humbug: 25 Unhappy Books for Valentine’s Day

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Bah, Humbug: 25 Unhappy Books for Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air…but that doesn’t mean you have to drink the Kool-Aid. If you’re not feeling all the lovey-dovey stuff this year, that’s cool....
A “Perfect” Marriage is Tested in Sophie Kinsella’s Surprise Me

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A “Perfect” Marriage is Tested in Sophie Kinsella’s Surprise Me

Surprise Me is a new feel-good romance from Sophie Kinsella that touches on themes perfect for the new year: renewal, second chances, and remembering...
Celebrate President’s Day with 25 Fictional Presidents

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Celebrate President’s Day with 25 Fictional Presidents

President’s Day is around the corner, so we compiled a list of 25 fictional presidents for you to read about! If watching the news bums you out, but...
Prepare For The Royal Wedding With 50 Royal Reads

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Prepare For The Royal Wedding With 50 Royal Reads

If you’re anything like me, the new royal wedding is pretty much the only news you care about these days. But we have until May 2018 to wait until Prince...

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