Bookshelf

14 Unique and Innovative Short Story Collections

Celebrate National Short Story Month with this roundup of stories that are unlike others you've read before.

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Your Reading Life

The Problem with Book Clubs

It was our most lively book club debate. It also ended with the woman bursting into tears and running out of the room. Book club soon disbanded afterwards.

By • 3 years ago
Your Reading Life

10 Thanksgiving Quotes from Famous Authors

From William Shakespeare to William Faulkner, we've collected 10 inspiring, funny, clever quotes about Thanksgiving.

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Your Reading Life

Reading on My iPhone: Never Thought I’d Do It and Now I Can’t Stop

A Stephen King thriller or, say, Game of Thrones? Those are perfect for my iPhone - their stories are so engrossing they could be written on toilet paper and I'd keep reading.

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Your Reading Life

Reader Spotlight: The First True Lie

I was effortlessly immersed in Luca’s life from the minute I opened this book.

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Your Reading Life

Who Are the Best Literary Villains?

An astounding antagonist inspires a mix of disdain and sympathy.

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Author Essay

6 Historical Novels of Pioneering Women

I’m drawn to strong female protagonists, especially those who struggle to define themselves within (and against) the traditional roles of daughter, wife, and mother.

By Erin Lindsay McCabe • 3 years ago
Your Reading Life

Top 5 Literary Heroine Pitfalls

Top 5 Literary Heroine Pitfalls that can teach you as much as any advice book.

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