Knowing the basics of Hindu epics is so important from a cultural standpoint. Here are a few retellings that reimagine them in new ways, like Kaikeyi by Vaishnavi Patel.
When is the last time you let yourself read like a kid again? Here are some ideas for how to recreate some of that magic.
Experience these incredible stories through your ears as excellent nonfiction audiobooks.
Ruta Sepetys is known as the “Seeker of Lost Stories” for her historical YA novels, including Between Shades of Gray. Here’s where to start reading her books.
The best stories don’t always start at the beginning. These books, including Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore, play with nonlinear timelines, skipping around in time to great effect.
The chivralic code of medieval knights may not be followed in our world anymore, but it continues to influence modern sci fi and fantasy.
My college science lectures felt impersonal and prescriptive, but I rediscovered my curiosity through books about science.
Why one reader has found themselves wanting to pick up more books of investigative journalism.
The Greek chorus adds a whole new layer to a story, and these are some of the best books featuring the Greek chorus, including The Mothers.
Many of us have been hearing the story of Little Red Riding Hood since we were young, but what makes this story so relevant today?