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What I’m Reading: Brittany K. Barnett

Brittany K. Barnett, author of A Knock at Midnight, chats about inspirational books that are beautiful and educational.

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What We Learn When We Read About Families

By immersing ourselves into the dynamics of fictional families, we can begin to examine the ways in which our own families shaped us.

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RIF’s Favorite Reads of August 2020

Helping you sort out the best from the rest published this month.

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A working list of essential antiracist reads that should be on every bookshelf.

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Amazing Books About Women During World War II

There were many inspiring women who did their part during World War II—it's important to read their stories.

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Books That’ll Motivate You When You Feel Stuck

Picking up a book can inspire you to make better choices and take positive action.

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10 Intimate Glimpses of the Natural World

These rigorous, affectionate, infuriating accounts of Earth’s nonhuman life will change what you see the next time you look outside.

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What I’m Reading: Ariel Lawhon

Ariel Lawhon, author of Code Name Hélène, shares books with strong characters and settings—and storylines that will hook you.

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