10 Books That Predicted the Future
It's almost as if these authors had a crystal ball to peer into...
These Colorful Pies Look Just Like Your Favorite Book Cover
This book-loving baker is creating gorgeous pies inspired by her favorite books.
15 Punniest Book Titles That’ll Give You a Good Laugh
If you're looking for a bit of comedic relief, here are a few titles that may make you laugh out...
100 Children’s Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime
Blossom a love for books and reading early in your child's or grandchild's life, and they'll reap the rewards for...
33 Middle School Vocabulary Words Adults Still Get Wrong
Think you have a strong vocabulary? See how many of these common 8th grade reading words you can recognize when...
Why Are Books Published in Hardcover First?
Paperbacks are cheaper to produce and buy than hardcover books. So why do you have to wait so long to...
12 Black-Owned Bookstores to Buy from Today—And Every Day
Looking to read up on Black history, culture, and racial injustice? Show your support by buying from these Black-owned bookstores.
14 Times Librarians Had the Best Sense of Humor
Check out these funny signs that prove that even book people, like librarians, can have the best sense of humor.
What Libraries (and Bookstores) Will Look Like When They Reopen
Counting the days until you can browse the book aisles again? Here's all the information you need.
15 Essential Books for Understanding Race Relations in America
Think you understand racism in America? Think again. The topic is much more complex than you likely realize.
23 of the Most Beautiful Gardens in America
Need a breath of fresh air? From cherry blossoms and azaleas to cacti and rock art, these stunning gardens around...
11 Crazy Overdue Library Books That Were Finally Returned
You'll never feel bad about returning a book a few days late again.
The Most Bizarre Things Librarians Have Found in Returned Books
Is there anything that can't or won't be used to mark someone's place in a library book? According to one...
The Most Borrowed Books in the History of the New York Public Library
There are a few classics and some surprises among the most checked out books in the storied library's 125-year history.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.