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Calling all book lovers! From books for kids to books for adults (and everything in between), we’ve got all the inspiration you need when the time is right to start a new novel–or finishing the one that’s been sitting on your shelf.

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    The Most Impressive Library in Every State

    All of these libraries boast unique architectural achievements and grand collections.


    Here’s Why Reading Aloud Is Good for Your Brain

    Reading aloud, even to other adults, yields surprising rewards.


    23 Contemporary Writers You Should Have Read by Now

    In a fair world, these critically acclaimed authors would be rocking the bestseller list.


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    20 True Crime Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

    Turn on the lights and lock the doors before you settle in with one of these terrifying thrillers. These real-life...


    15 International Fiction Books That Will Help You Still Feel Connected with the World

    The books we read can help us connect to the world—even when we're otherwise isolated from it.


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    The Best 14 Reads From the 2020 Quarantine Book Club

    Social distancing? No problem! Dive into a virtual community of book lovers with these hot picks from the Quarantine Book...


    30 of the Best Audiobooks to Listen to Right Now

    Stuck at home (or somewhere else)? You won't mind so much when you're listening to something terrific.


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    20 Free Things You Can Do Online—That Weren’t Free Before

    Put your wallet away. The Internet is full of free books, free movies, free coupons, and so much more.

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    8 Geniuses Who Made History in Quarantine

    These celebrated people emerged from plague, exile, months of bed rest, or wartime occupation with some seriously incredible work.


    10 Most Downloaded Books from Barnes & Noble Over the Last 10 Days

    So, what's everybody reading while they're hunkered down?


    13 Beloved Books That Didn’t Age Well

    Maybe it's time to trade in a few beloved classics for fresh takes on relationships, coming-of-age stories, and children's literature.


    The 15 Most Romantic Quotes from Books

    When in love, let your actions speak for themselves—and let the world's most romantic authors and poets help you say...


    This Woman’s Love of Books Led Her to Find the Love of Her Life

    Where do bibliophiles 
exchange sweet nothings? 
To find out, read on!


    What Christopher Robin Really Thought of Winnie the Pooh

    The boy who inspired A.A. Milne’s enchanting stories grew to hate the silly old bear we all know and love.


    See the Real-Life Toys That Inspired Beloved Winnie the Pooh Characters

    Though they no longer live in the Hundred Acre Wood, you can get up close and personal with the adorable...


    13 Things You Didn’t Know About Winnie the Pooh

    There's a lot more to the Hundred Acre Wood than that silly old bear.

    100 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

    If you want to fill your shelves with classic titles and tomes that will open your mind to many worlds...


    14 Best Fantasy Books Readers Can’t Put Down

    What's the best fantasy book ever written? Here are 14 of the all-time best fantasy novels to immerse you in...


    13 Best-Selling Science Fiction Books of All Time

    Science fiction fans, unite! If you're a bookworm with an affinity for wormholes (or other space-time warps), the books on...


    The Best eReaders Worth Buying Now

    Looking to ditch paper, help the environment, and do your reading on a digital device? Here are the best eReaders...


    The Most Underappreciated Books of 2019

    You won't find them on the New York Times Best Sellers list, but you should definitely add these books to...

    These Are the Books That Were Banned the Decade You Were Born

    Are books dangerous? You might be surprised! Check out the masterpieces, bestsellers, and picture books across the decades that got...


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    30 Funny Examples of Irony in Real Life

    The definition of irony: a situation that is strange or funny because things happen in a way that seems the...


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    23 Funny ‘Harry Potter’ Jokes and Puns Every Muggle Should Know

    How many Slytherins does it take to stir a cauldron? These Harry Potter Jokes and Puns are perfect for every...


    25 Bestselling Books of the Decade

    See if you remember or have read these familiar titles from the last decade.


    60 Best Romance Novels of All Time

    Here are the absolute best bodice-rippers and page-turners to get your heart racing. Warning: You won't be able to put...


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    Best Books: Mysteries, Suspense, and Thrillers

    If you're looking for your next gripping read, look no further: these are the best of the best in thrillers...