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Top 10 Must-Read Stephen King Books
With over 60 titles to his credit, Stephen King is one of the world’s most prolific authors—and he has been terrifying and captivating us with his...
Summer Book Club Picks
It’s summer time and the living is easy—at least for your kids. But maybe not as much for you, if you’re the always-on-call family cruise...
5 Very Specific Book Clubs We’d Love to Join
There is hardly anything more satisfying for a book-lover than finding a troupe of like-minded bibliophiles with whom we can share our favorite reads. Book...
the friendly skies
5 Great Books To Read When You Are Stuck At The Airport
Summer is often a time for visiting faraway friends and family. If you are one of the brave souls embarking on the Kafkaesque waiting game that is modern...
The Biggest Books of This Summer
This summer brings a fresh crop of brand-new books, including a creepy thriller by the king of creepy thrillers, the return of an author we’ve...
July 16: #TBT 1970s
Have a hankering for a 1970s-themed #TBT? As part of our Get Pop-Cultured celebration, we’re taking a nostalgic journey every Thursday in July,...
is a Chilling Portrait of Literary Obsession
Billed as Stephen King’s first hard-boiled detective novel, the Edgar Award-winning Mr. Mercedes took readers by storm in 2014. If you were one of the...
The 5 Best Single-Author Anthologies
Novels tend to get all the attention. Sure, they can absorb us for long periods of time, but short stories are often more challenging to write, because...
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...
the writing life
Inside Baseball: Five Novels Where Making the Main Character a Writer Worked
If there’s great big red flag in fiction, it’s making your main character a writer. Making him not just a writer but a novelist is a flag so big and...
Top Book-to-Film Adaptations of 2015
If it weren’t for books, movie theaters would be a whole lot less interesting. And for readers, nothing is more delightful than seeing a beloved...
Big Books to Get Snowed in With
Sure, you could take Anna Karenina to the beach, but with all those titillating distractions right in front of you, it can be hard to concentrate on the...