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10 Favorites from Oprah’s Book Club
Deciding which book is the “next big thing” is a tough job. Good thing we have Oprah to do the job for us! Her thought-provoking book club...
the writing life
9 Revelations from Elizabeth Gilbert’s
Before she was Elizabeth Gilbert: International Bestseller, Guru of Self-discovery, and Julia Roberts’s Real-life Inspiration, Elizabeth Gilbert was...
Five Audiobooks to Avoid on a Family Road Trip
When you hit the road on the way to your summer vacation destination, perhaps you and your family plan to listen to an engrossing audiobook. But, just as...
books you were born for
Books to Read Based on Your Birth Order
Maybe you’re the seventh of twelve, or maybe you’re the first of one; whichever it is, your birth order definitely has an effect on your...
The Scariest Stories We’ve Ever Read
To celebrate Halloween, we asked our bloggers to name the scariest books they’ve ever read, and most of them got the heebie-jeebies just thinking...
Best of The West:
and 6 Other Western Fiction Favorites
Malcolm Brooks’ new book, Painted Horses, is getting loads of acclaim from fans and critics alike. It’s a sweeping novel with all the trappings of...
Beat the Summer Heat with 8 Bone-Chilling Books
I grew up in Japan, where, in addition to fireworks and temple festivals, it’s a cultural tradition to tell scary stories during the humid summer...
It’s no wonder dystopian and postapocalyptic fiction has experienced a renaissance in recent years: it provides escapism on so many levels. There’s...
What to Read Next: 11 Fictional Gateways to Incredible Sci-Fi
6 Famous Books With Extremely Faithful Film Adaptations
Whenever a well-known novel is adapted for the silver screen, the conversation among book lovers inevitably drifts to the changes made in the process....
characters we love
7 Supporting Characters Who Outshine The Leads
We’re all guilty of falling head-over-heels in love with the main characters of our favorite stories. That’s why the Oscars save the leading...
the deadly sins reading list
The 7 Deadly Sins Reading List: Wrath
Our most ancient, foundational stories are filled to the gills with wrathful acts—committed by gods, monsters, and mortals alike. But wrath is a slippery...