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Brandon Sanderson on Why We Still Read Books In the Internet Era
#GetPopCultured kicks off today with Preview Weekend! Come on in to your local B&N, where we’ll be featuring the works of many...
More of the Worst Things to Say to a Book Lover
We received so many wonderful responses from our Facebook followers to our recent post, 35 Things You Should Never Say to a Book Lover, that we just had to...
“You Can Travel Anywhere & Never Be Alone”: Why We Love Being Book Nerds
After posting 7 Absolutely True Facts About Book Nerds, we asked our Facebook followers what they thought was the best part about being a book nerd. There...
10 Reasons We Read (Other Than Because READING IS THE GREATEST)
When you ask a reader why they do it, you get a baffled look. It’s a lot like asking someone why they breathe, or if chocolate is a thing that is...
Have You Ever Disliked a Book Because of One Teensy Weensy Detail?
Do you remember the episode of Sex In The City where Carrie is unable to enjoy the book of her writer-boyfriend Jack Bergen (Ron Livingston) because in it,...
Books Are Better Than These 10 Things (And That’s Just the Beginning)
Some of us have friends who never read books. Their excuses are that they don’t have the time, that there are so many other things to do, that they...
What Your Favorite Place to Read Says About You
It’s easier than you might think to figure a person out by what they read. A book with a title like, The Power of Career Winning Is Action For Now?...
5 Things You Need to Know About Dating a Book Nerd
Maybe it started with a bookish pick-up line. (“Girl, you are a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius.”) Maybe your eyes met over contemporary...
7 Reasons Books Are Better Than TV
Show me someone among us who has not spent a guilty afternoon binge-watching TV and mainlining Cheetos, and I will show you a liar. No matter how much we...
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Our Favorite Fictional Misfits
While the rest of the world was on royal baby watch, some of us were waiting on the naming of an equally important Brit: the lucky actor or actress who...
I Joined a Book Club—In First Grade.
When I was in first grade, my mother signed me up for “Donuts And Books,” a community book club for children run by our local library. This...
10 Literary Heroes With Names that Are Weirder Than North West
Less than a month out of the womb and the female spawn of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West has already earned her own individual fame, capturing the hearts...