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RIF’s Favorite Reads of February 2017

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

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Your Reading Life

Top 10 Beach Reads Countdown:
Part One

Here's a summer reading list you're going to love! The Top 10 Beach Reads Countdown: by RIFers, for RIFers.

By • 4 years ago
Article

Kristen Iversen Tells the Story Behind Full Body Burden

"Full Body Burden not only took ten years of research and writing," reveals author Kristen Iversen, "but it proved to be a turning point in my life."

By • 4 years ago
Author Essay

Kristiana Kahakauwila on Writing
This Is Paradise

"I wished to draw out Hawai`i’s complicated nature," says Kristiana Kahakauwila. "Its anger, its sadness, its generosity, and its sense of history reverberating into the present."

By Kristiana Kahakauwila, author of THIS IS PARADISE • 4 years ago
Your Reading Life

Reader Spotlight: The Doll by
Taylor Stevens

"The main character in the story reminds you quite a bit of Lisbeth Salander," says RIFer Jill. "Incredibly smart, focused, a little awkward around people, but amazingly dangerous in self-preservation skills. I'm in awe!"

By • 4 years ago
Article

Off the Grid: Morocco Beyond Marrakech, an Essay from Lawrence Osborne

The drive across this plateau is remarkable, since it is roadless, off the grid, and bare.

By • 4 years ago
Author Essay

Video Author Chat with Nichole Bernier, Jenna Blum, J. Courtney Sullivan

A terrific conversation with three talented novelists, all answering smart questions from their readers. Enjoy the video chat!

By • 4 years ago
Article

Ben Masters Shares His Narrator’s Reading List

Eliot Lamb, the grad-school narrator of Ben Masters' debut novel Noughties, reads constantly. Here, Ben Masters shares Eliot's reading list.

By • 4 years ago
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