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Senjuti Patra

Senjuti was born and raised in Bankura, a small town in India. A reluctant economist, fierce feminist and history enthusiast, she spends most of her time reading. Her interaction with other people is largely limited to running away from them or launching into passionate monologues about her last perfect read or her latest fictional crush.

An Introduction to Literary Nonfiction

Want to read more literary nonfiction? These are some popular subgenres of literary nonfiction, with reading recommendations for each.

Quiz: Which Literary Fiction Book Should You Read Based On The Book You Want To Write?

Come dream up some details about that book you have always wanted to write, and take home a literary fiction book recommendation.

Decolonizing Your Bookshelf: The What, The Why, and The How

If you're looking for a how-to on decolonizing your bookshelf, we've got your guide, including what that means and why you should do it.

Quiz: Design Your Dream Garden to Get a Nature-Inspired Book Recommendation

Dream up your perfect garden escape. We'll recommend a nature-inspired read to pair with your garden getaway.

The Inheritance of Books and Patriarchal Narratives

One reader muses on the books she inherited and how, as an older reader, she noticed her inherited collection lacked diversity.

14 Must-Read Indian History Books

These must-read Indian history books will help you understand this diverse country and its impact on the rest of the world, including The Raj at War by Yasmin Khan.

11 of Our Favorite Literary Couples

Which fictional match-up makes you swoon? Rioters talk about some of their favorite literary couples of classic and contemporary fiction.

Our Favorite Fictional Girl Gangs

We're celebrating Galentine's Day with a few of our favorite literary girl gangs. Here's to the amazing ladies in each of our lives!

7 Books for Fans of THIS IS US

If you’ve been marathoning the talked-about epic family saga, then you might want to check out these books like This Is Us, including The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri.

200 Years of African American Writing: A History of Antiracist Literature

Look back at two decades of antiracist literature, including poetry, nonfiction, and fiction works by Black authors speaking truth to power.