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Why Co-Reading is the Greatest Gift You Can Give A Friend

Co-reading, or sharing a book with a friend because you desperately wanted someone to discuss it with, was all we had before fan fic and reader communities.

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Books That Pass the Bechdel-Wallace Test

The test is a simple but effective way to determine gender equality in fiction. Let's test some books!

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Vampires, Werewolves and Zombies…What’s Next in Genre Fiction?

We're over #TeamEdward and #TeamJacob. We want to know what's next! Our genre fiction oracle Ilana Masad makes her predictions.

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Our Favorite Monsters in Literature

The best monsters are the ones who challenge us to question their monstrosity.

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Is Life Too Short to Finish Every Book?

To drop a boring book or soldier on—that is the question.

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Bringing History to Life Through Fiction

Author Jillian Cantor describers her process--including Pinterest and whiteboards--for bringing history to life with fiction.

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Books Starring Brave and Funny Women

For author Alida Nugent, these writers and leading ladies are total sheroes.

By ALIDA NUGENT • 4 years ago