Our Reading Lives features stories about how books and reading have shaped who we are and how we live.
Reading is supposed to be an enjoyable hobby. So why do some of us book lovers have to motivate ourselves to do it?
Love the idea of turning your love of reading books into a job? Here are some of the good and bad aspects of being a bookseller.
A small town in West Bengal, India welcomes its yearly book fair, reclaiming its place as a setting for local authors, socializing, and joy.
I didn’t expect was to ever fall out of love with NYC. Interestingly, my relationship with NYC-centric literature has been the same way.
In November I realized I'd read 90 books, so I had to go for 100. Did I do it? Yes. Would I do that again? Not a chance.
I love books, especially the online bookish community. So why does reading sometimes feel more like a chore than a fun hobby?
These everyday stories that ruminate on love, loneliness, and hope beating all odds helped me get through a difficult time.
This reader's love for the Immortals After Dark series brought her to joining a read-along, which had some unexpected results.
Some books come in and out of our lives, but what about the ones we keep? Here are some considerations for your permanent book collection.
When stress makes reading difficult, books of lists and snippets of text can be easier to turn to, especially if they're hopeful.