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My Journey to Reading 100 Books In A Year

Best New Books in The Folio Society’s Collection

Check out this roundup of some of the best fancy books in the Folio Society Collection, including books by Paulo Coelho, George Eliot, and more.

This Christmas, I’ve Decided to Ask For No New Books

10 Festive Christmas Poems To Get You Ready For The Holidays

Here's a roundup of ten holiday and Christmas poems, just in time for the end of the year!

Is It Okay To Stop Reading a Book You Don’t Like?

So Long, Stan Lee

Stan Lee, the beloved co-creator of the Marvel Universe, has died. The world, and the MCU, won't be the same without him.

6 Classic Christmas Children’s Books That Need To Be Made Into Movies

In light of the recent Grinch adaptation, here are six class Christmas children's books that are clamoring for a big screen remake.

Not Reading Your Books? You May Be An Artist

5 Places To Buy Book Embossers on Etsy

Every book lover should have a custom book embosser in their portfolio. Here are five vendors on Etsy that sell beautiful embossers.

This Weekend, Check Out the Largest Free Literary Event in NYC

The Twelfth Annual Brooklyn Book Festival takes place this weekend, featuring readings, panels, and signings from beloved authors from all around the world.

13 Walking Dead Fan Fiction Stories To Read While Waiting For Season 9

5 of the Best Online Book Clubs on Goodreads in 2018

If you're looking for a book club community, Goodreads has a number of excellent online book clubs that cater to a wide range of interests.

Here’s Where to Find the Best Aquaman T-Shirts

Despite what you've heard, the King of Atlantis has always been cool. Show your Aquaman allegiance with this list of Aquaman t-shirts, hats, and jackets.

The Bronx Book Festival Is This Weekend!

The Bronx Book Festival comes to Fordham Plaza this Saturday, May 19. Events include keynote speakers Daniel José Older and Elizabeth Acevedo, as well as panels, readings, and more.

6 of the Best Sites for YA Book Giveaways

Want free books? Of course you do. These sites offer free YA book giveaways for the biggest fans.