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Midwives in Literature

Patricia Harman, author of The Runaway Midwife, introduces us to 7 midwives in literature.

By PATRICIA HARMAN • 3 weeks ago
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Books Set in the Big Apple

Author Amber Brock selects 7 historical fiction novels set in New York City.

By AMBER BROCK • 4 weeks ago
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Brunonia Barry’s Bewitching Books

The author of The Lace Reader and The Fifth Petal shares reads that inspire her.

By BRUNONIA BARRY • 4 weeks ago
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17 Books We’re Excited to Read in 2017

No one knows what this year will hold, but at least we know the books will be great.

By • 1 month ago
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14 Nonfiction Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2017

True story: these are the memoirs, exposés, graphic histories and essay collections we're eagerly anticipating.

By • 1 month ago
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7 Books We’re Looking Forward to in 2017

Which all just *happen* to be written by women.

By • 2 months ago
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Books to Help You Stick To Your New Year’s Resolutions

We can't promise they'll do the work for you, but these reads will help you get healthy and feeling good.

By • 2 months ago
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Seven Books of Poetry You Can Enjoy, Even if You’re Not a Poet-Person

Read these and we think you'll agree that poetry doesn't have to be intimidating.

By • 2 months ago