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RIF’s Favorite Reads of February 2017

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


Cover Reveal: The Address by Fiona Davis

Read it Forward has the exclusive cover reveal for Fiona Davis's new work of historical fiction: The Address.

By • 1 week ago

6 Books Set in New England That Explore Complex Families

In each book, geography plays a central role in the varied experiences of what it means to be family.

By • 1 week ago
Your Reading Life

Our Fictional Dream Valentine’s Day Date

Here are 10 reasons why we're crushing on A Gentleman in Moscow’s Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov.

By • 2 weeks ago

14 Romance Novels for Non-Romance Readers

Don't think you're a romance reader? Try these sexy titles—all decidedly not bodice rippers.

By CHRISTINA LAUREN • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Explore the Setting of your New Favorite Novel

Jennifer Ryan, author of The Chilbury Ladies' Choir, tours her novel's fictional setting.

By JENNIFER RYAN • 2 weeks ago

10 Books to Help Understand the Arab Experience

When the Arab Spring uprisings erupted in 2011, these books helped one journalist make sense of the Middle East's upheaval.

By RACHEL ASPDEN • 2 weeks ago
Your Reading Life

Books Paired with Chocolate

A Valentine's Day matchmaking guide for readers who love chocolate.

By • 2 weeks ago
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