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RIFers and Their (Massive) TBR Piles

We asked you about your TBR piles and we can't say we're surprised to learn . . . they're massive! Also? Some of you are incredibly organized.

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Anthony Marra Recommends Far-Flung Fiction

Explore these books and travel the world without leaving your reading chair.

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“Chechnya Magnifies Moral Conflicts in Extraordinary Ways” Says Anthony Marra

Anthony Marra reveals the inspiration for his novel, the greatest influence on his writing, and why it's important to make readers laugh and cry on every page.

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What Does A Constellation of Vital Phenomena Ultimately Say about Anguish and Joy?

This reader's guide is designed to enrich your discussion of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena. We hope that the following questions will enhance your reading group’s discussion of this stirring meditation on loss and redemption.

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Your Reading Life

Falling in Love with Reading

You could compare reading to a relationship. All readers know it that this isn’t some casual fling. You’re in it for the long haul. This is a lifelong affair.

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My Weakness When Traveling? Airport Bookstores

I might not be able to afford a first class seat, but thanks to airport bookstores I can usually find a first-class read.

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RIFers! Tell Us About Your TBR Pile

We know you have books stacked on your desk or saved on your eReader. Tell us about what you're reading now and what you're reading next!

By • 6 years ago
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Book to Film: Frozen

The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen is the only fairy tale that gave me nightmares when I was a kid. And it still does.

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