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Very short novels for a very busy world.


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Because reading makes everything great again.

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Putting art, music and film into words.

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In case you thought the genre wasn't for you.

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Who would you shag, marry and kill if you had to pick between these leading men of literature?

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Author Essay

On What Moves the Stars

The connection between Dante and grief.

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Monthly Favorites

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Helping you sort out the best from the rest published this month.

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The Best Books for Foodies

These tasty reads are easy to digest.

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