Books

Laughterpedia: The Best Jokes of 2013
Laughterpedia: The Best Jokes of 2013

Relive the laughs from A to Z. >>

The Best Art Books to Give as Gifts
The Best Art Books to Give as Gifts

Socks and underwear may come and go, but these beautiful art books will be enjoyed for years to… >>

What Are You Thankful For? 7 Creative Answers
What Are You Thankful For? 7 Creative Answers

What makes you grateful? Anne O. Kubitsky started the Look for the Good Project by asking people… >>

12 Common Phrases You Never Knew Were From the Bible
12 Common Phrases You Never Knew Were From the Bible

No book in history has contributed more phrases to the English language than the King James Bible… >>

The Best Thriller Books of All Time
The Best Thriller Books of All Time

We've organized the best thrillers by category; get ready for your hair to stand on end. >>

Dorothea Lange: Her Photos, in Her Own Words
Dorothea Lange: Her Photos, in Her Own Words

"You know there are moments such as these when time stands still and all you do is hold your breath… >>

The Best Thriller Books of All Time
The Best Thriller Books of All Time

Ready for your hair to stand on end -- while reading a book? Check out our list of these 10 great… >>

7 Smart Books About Technology Today
7 Smart Books About Technology Today

A graphic novel, a gripping origin story, a cautionary tale: these are some of the most interesting… >>

8 Irresistible Fall Books We're Reading Right Now
8 Irresistible Fall Books We’re Reading Right Now

Here's the short list of the titles that will keep Reader's Digest books editor Dawn Raffel turning… >>

The Street Sweeper
The Street Sweeper

Perlman's story of modern New York is a big book in every sense. Huge in its scope, it covers two… >>

The Snow Child
The Snow Child

An old Russian folk tale has it that a childless couple, living on the edge of the woods, build… >>

The Scaredy-Pants Handbook
The Scaredy-Pants Handbook

Are you one of those people who, as you walk along a city street, stare toward the skies convinced… >>

The New Republic
The New Republic

Poor Edgar Kellogg, would-be journalist, gets sent to a Portuguese backwater with a terrorist… >>

The Might Have Been
The Might Have Been

Eventually, all of us have to grapple our might-have-beens. This is the moving story of a man whose… >>

The Invisible Ones
The Invisible Ones

It would take far longer than this space to explain the dense plot of this highly impressive… >>

The Ice Ballooon
The Ice Ballooon

An arctic expedition in 1897 was a daunting enough endeavor—but in a hydrogen balloon? The true… >>

The Golden Hat: Talking Back to Autism
The Golden Hat: Talking Back to Autism

Inspired by a poem called “The Golden Hat,” written by Thorsteinsson, who has autism, Winslet… >>

The Final Note
The Final Note

If you like Nicholas Sparks, you’ll like Kevin Alan Milne. In this story, a starry-eyed young… >>

The Drop
The Drop

In the latest Harry Bosch mystery, Michael Connelly once again demonstrates why he’s the best… >>

The Day I Met J.K. Rowling: An Editor's Story
The Day I Met J.K. Rowling: An Editor’s Story

Here at Reader's Digest, we have a long-running feature called "My Most Unforgettable Character."… >>