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Books Inspired by Moby-Dick

Melville's classic inspired several literary descendants, including eerie (and real life) tales.

By • 6 months ago
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10 Audiobooks to Own Your Commute

Spy thrillers, Carrie Fisher, and otherworldly journeys to expand (and speed along!) your commute.

By • 7 months ago
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5 Books for Coping with Loss

Losing a loved one is never easy—as these characters know all too well.

By • 7 months ago
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8 Books that Prove Democracy Will Triumph

The author of The Last Palace and former U.S. ambassador shares books that inspire hope for our future.

By NORMAN EISEN • 7 months ago
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16 Back-to-School Books for Your Brain

A RIF-approved syllabus for lifelong learners.

By • 8 months ago
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10 Fantasy Novels By Women

Women-centered retellings, a nuclear take on a Southern classic, and more fantastic tales.

By NATALIE C. PARKER • 8 months ago
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Books to Read If You Loved the Crazy, Rich Asians Movie

Keep the charm going with these heartfelt stories penned by Asian American authors.

By • 8 months ago
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The Best Books for Book Clubs

Read it Forward readers told us these are the absolute best books for book clubs—lots of discussion and debate guaranteed.

By • 8 months ago