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8 Books About Cutthroat Academic Environments

If you liked watching OPERATION VARSITY BLUES recap the college admissions bribery scandal, read these 8 books about cutthroat academics.

6 New Sophomore Novels to Add to Your TBR List This Spring

Several talented authors are releasing their anticipated second books this year. Here are the best sophomore novels to add to your TBR list.

12 Dystopian Books Like 1984

1984 is a classic dystopian work, deeply embedded in our culture. Here are 12 more dystopian and anti-utopian books like 1984, including Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson.

9 African and Asian Love Stories to Fall For

Fall for some moving African and Asian love stories, including A Pho Love Story by Loan Le.

Stories of Cubans and Cuban Americans

Discover the rich culture and history of Cuba with these stories, from romance to historical fiction and magical realism.

Bringing the Library to You: 8 Books About Mobile Libraries

In honor of library bookmobiles and National Library Outreach Day, check out these books about mobile libraries for all readers.

Reading Pathways: Sherry Thomas

Get to know the author of the Lady Sherlock series and more, and find your way into Sherry Thomas books with this Reading Pathway.

13 Great 2021 Short Story Collections by Asian Authors

Here are 13 excellent new and upcoming 2021 short story collections by Asian authors that this reader is excited about, including Never Have I Ever by Isabel Yap.

A Beginner’s Guide to Occult Books

Many of us have a fascination for the things we can’t explain. That’s what the occult is all about, and there are so many books about it.

9 Nature Novels to Get Lost In

If you’re missing the great outdoors or simply find the natural world fascinating, trek through these immersive nature novels, including All Over Creation by Ruth Ozeki.