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7 Books that Took Years to Write

Writing a book is always a labor of love, particularly in this list of literary powerhouses.

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Reading to Understand the State of the World

In stories both lived and fictional, we need diverse perspectives to make sense of our time.

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14 Notable Epistolary Novels

Epistolary novels are written in the form of documents—letters, diary entries, emails and texts—which can provide deeper insight into the characters.

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7 Books about Unsettling Haunted Houses

Keep the Halloween spirit alive with novels set in sinister spaces.

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7 Books on Natural Disasters

When perilous weather brings lasting impacts, these nonfiction reads can provide much needed insight.

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Reimagining the Nonfiction Novel

An experimental genre expands to redefine what's possible in literature.

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Fourteen Books That Defy Easy Definition

These books go against the grain in great ways.

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Literary Meals that Leap off the Page

Notable meals found in the pages of novels.

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