8 Great Questions

8 Great Questions: Dinah Jefferies

The bestselling novelist opens up about her dream dinner party and why she loves luminous things.


14 Books B.J. Novak Recommends on Instagram

Not to be outdone by his Office co-stars, the author and comedy writer is a loyal #bookstagrammer.

By • 1 day ago
Author Essay

Where Are All the “Strong Male Characters”?

The author of Blood Highway takes on the redundancy of the phrase "strong female characters."

By GINA WOHLSDORF • 2 days ago

7 Books the Read It Forward Staff Can’t Put Down

We're kicking off our 10-year anniversary the way we do best: gushing about books.

By • 3 days ago
Author Essay

13 Reasons Why Libraries are Holding Us All Together

Tiffany King, author of Eat at Home Tonight argues why libraries are relevant, and more importantly, matter.

By Tiffany King • 4 days ago
Author Essay

S is for Sue


Six Picks: Celebrating Read It Forward’s 10th Birthday

Abbe and Emma recommend six books in celebration of Read It Forward's 10th birthday!

By • 5 days ago
8 Great Questions

8 Great Questions: Carol Weston

The novelist discusses the thoughtful matchmaking of book giving and being an unabashed word nerd.

By • 6 days ago
Author Essay

The Beauty of Bibliomemoirs

Nell Stevens admires the books that inspired her newest: The Victorian and the Romantic.

By NELL STEVENS • 1 week ago