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10 Novels That Teach You Something About Marriage
As anyone who’s been married for more than a minute will tell you, it can be hard work. Many books tellingly end on the “happily ever after button,”...
The Biggest Book Spoilers, Ever:
Strange But True, The Sinner, Gone Girl
Warning: if you like to be surprised, stop reading right now. Get a glass of water or look at Buzzfeed or start working on your memoir. But if...
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10 Seemingly Unrelated Books that Complement Each Other Perfectly
The literary world can like an infinite sea of ideas: walk into a bookstore and the thousands of titles on display—which are only the tip of the...
The Girl on the Train
? Here are 6 New Books to Read Next
Yes, yes, we know. You know. Everybody and their great aunt knows. If you liked Gillian Flynn’s dark and suspenseful Gone Girl, then you have to read...
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A Book for Every Relative at Your Thanksgiving Table
Thanksgiving is upon us, which means now’s the time to dredge up all the patience and calm you have buried in your tired soul and bring it to the...
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Author Gillian Flynn Is Back
Gillian Flynn has a knack for twisting the knife, usually before you even know you’ve been stabbed. In Gone Girl, Dark Places, and Sharp Objects, she...
The 5 Worst Mothers in Literary History
As Philip Larkin wrote in the Greatest Poem of All Time (GPAT): “Man hands on misery to man/It deepens like a coastal shelf/Get out as early as you...
5 Great Fictional Evil Geniuses
Everybody loves a protagonist. Our heroes and heroines inspire us to face our fears, to strive for greatness, and to triumph in the face of evil. Which...
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More Books to Read if You Loved
So, you read Gone Girl in one white-knuckled sitting. Then, in no time flat, you tore through our previous suggested list of novels to fill the Gone...
It's Almost Valentine's Day! Here are 6 Books That'll Make You Glad You're Single
Most holidays have only one Mood Setting: Fun. Christmas, the Fourth of July, Groundhog Day—these holidays don’t depend on your relationship status,...
The 7 Worst Books to Use for Your Wedding Theme
Apparently, we’re right in the thick of engagement season. What with the Super Bowl coming up (it’s a game fought over a diamond ring, sponsored by a...
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Books Lead This Year's Oscar® Nominations
A quick glance at the list of Oscar® nominees confirms that 2014 was a great year at the movies. It was also a very good year for moviegoing readers: of...