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The Best Bookish Stationery For Gifts

Stationery is an area of bookishness that book lovers dwell in. Here are the best bookish stationery sets to gift.

How To Prepare Library Pride Displays: Book Censorship News, May 12, 2023

A guide for preparing your library's Pride displays, plus this week's roundup of book censorship news.

12 of the Best Summer Reading Programs of 2023

From local challenges with prizes to online programs, these are the best summer reading programs 2023 has to offer kids!

An Alphabet of Queer Books: LGBTQ Book Recs from A-Z

Get ready for a reading challenge or invent your own with this alphabet of queer books from Another Appalachia to Zara Hossain Is Here.

New Releases in Lifestyle Books: Winter 2023

TBR reads about foraging art, flower arranging, Desi cooking, wonder and awe, and more with these lifestyle books for winter 2023.

Trying to Read More in 2023? These Things Can Help.

From audiobook subscriptions to bullet journals to reading lights, here are some things that can help you meet your 2023 reading goals.

7 Bookish Ways to Celebrate Pride

Pride Month might be almost over, but that doesn't mean the celebrations have to stop! Get ready to wave your rainbow book flag high.

15 Books About Lesser-Known Women Who Made History

From rulers and scientists to activists, artists, and journalists, add these books about women who made history to your TBR pile, including Taste Makers: Seven Immigrant Women Who Revolutionized Food in America by Mayukh Sen.

Queer Harder: 12 Favorites From Past Challenges

In celebration of Read Harder's eighth year, I've rounded up some of my favorite queer reads that I might not have picked up otherwise.

Short Reading Challenges for Adults in 2022

A guide to short reading challenges for adults in 2022, helping you find the right challenge for you in the first half of the new year.