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20 Feel-Good Books to Get You Through Tough Times

No matter how the world has got you down, these feel-good books are bound to brighten your day

11 Best Judy Blume Books for Every Stage of Life

The best stories make us feel seen and safe, no matter what we're dealing with—and the gentle truths found in...


15 Unforgettable Books for Women, Recommended by Women Who Love to Read

Female bookworms—including authors, professional book reviewers and book influencers—weigh in on the books for women they think everyone needs to...


25 Books by Irish Authors That Are as Captivating as the Emerald Isle

Don't limit your Irish literature to St. Patrick's Day. These books by Irish authors are worth reading all year long.


The National Book Foundation Announces 2022 National Book Award Winners

Calling all bibliophiles who have been rooting for their favorite books to win big at this year's National Book Awards!

50 Best Books for Teens

Push your teen beyond required reading with young adult books that stand the test of time


How to Read The Witcher Books in Order

Monsters and murder, witches and warlocks! The Witcher Season 3 is coming, but you've still got time to devour all...

12 Best Agatha Christie Books Every Mystery Lover Must Read

We studied the clues to sleuth out the best Agatha Christie books for mystery lovers


20 Best Cozy Mysteries to Curl Up with Right Now

Settle in, amateur sleuths! These heartwarming cozy mysteries will keep you guessing until the very last page.


20 Romance Book Series That Will Make You Swoon

Fall into worlds where love is a given with these swoon-worthy romance book series


45 Dystopian Books That’ll Change Your Worldview

Pandemics, climate change and ethical dilemmas about technology make these dystopian books feel eerily realistic

26 Best Inspirational Books That Are Sure to Change Your Life

Seeking self-help, personal growth or just a boost of motivation? These inspirational books will guide you to a better future—and...


60 Best Romance Novels You’ll Read in Your Lifetime

Want to get your heart racing? Give one of these unputdownable romance novels a read.


30 BookTok Books That Are Actually Worth the Hype

TikTok's book-loving community has no shortage of reading recommendations. But which BookTok books are worth it? We've got the answers.


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100 Best Books of All Time

If you want to fill your shelves with the best books of all time, you're in the right place.


25 Greek Mythology Books and Retellings That’ll Take You Back in Time

From graphic novels to historical fiction to teen reads and more, these Greek mythology books appeal to a range of...

49 Best Fiction Books of 2024

No matter what you love to read—gritty suspense novels, lighthearted rom-coms or thoughtful literary fiction—you'll find a favorite among the...


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16 Best Fantasy Romance Books That Will Get Your Heart Racing

Get ready to be seduced and swept away to magical lands by these fantasy romance books


10 Must-Read Magical Realism Books for a Touch of Enchantment

Escape into fantastical realities through these standout magical realism books


21 Best Books for Men, According to Guys Who Love Reading

We tapped authors and other bookish dudes for recommendations on the books for men every guy needs to read


20 Best Stephen King Books That Will Hook You from Page One

From horrid paranormal tales to eerie sci-fi thrillers, these titles are some of the best Stephen King books to add...


The 40 Best Book Series to Have on Your Bookshelf in 2024

When one book just isn't enough, you need a whole series. Don't cry because it's over—smile because there's a sequel!


The 25 Best Fantasy Book Series Ever Written

Magical worlds, mythical beasts and fan-favorite characters—you'll find them all in the best fantasy book series of all time


This Is the Best Book of the Year, According to Barnes & Noble and Amazon

Barnes & Noble booksellers and Amazon editors pored through this year's new releases, and both came to the same conclusion:...


22 Christmas Romance Books That Will Put You in the Holiday Spirit

Grab a cup of hot cocoa and read these heartwarming Christmas romance books by the light of the tree

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The Reader’s Digest Book Club: Your New Favorite Book Awaits

Get ready to meet your next favorite author! The Reader's Digest Book Club is your trusted friend for stories that’ll...


Here’s How to Read All 70+ Janet Evanovich Books in Order

Prepare to be swept away by the hilarious hijinks and romantic antics in Janet Evanovich's books. Here's how to read...


I’m a Librarian, and These Are the 20 Best Drama Books I’ve Ever Read

From romantic dramas and family sagas to dramatic thrillers and historical epics, these are the librarian-recommended drama books you won't...


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20 Spellbinding Books About Witches That’ll Enchant Adults and Teens Alike

Fall is approaching, and with it comes the urge to read books that give major autumn vibes—like these new and...


12 Books About Grief That Offer Comfort and Healing

If you've experienced a loss (or know someone who has), pick up one of these books about grief, which offer...


12 Books to Read After You Finish The Summer I Turned Pretty

From teen coming-of-age stories to adult romances, these are the best books like The Summer I Turned Pretty