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5 Unconventional Ways to Read More in 2018

To boost your reading productivity this year, here are some ways to read more. I’ve skipped advice found elsewhere—lists and book polygamy—and included some off-beat suggestions. Conquer your reading list with these unusual methods.

8 Books (and Advice) to Gift a Recent Graduate

Not sure what to give the graduate in your life? Try this thoughtful idea and send your best advice with your favorite book.

Making the Most of Your Library of Congress Experience

Tips and tricks for getting the most out of your trip to the Library of Congress.

How to Get the Most from Your Literary Festival Experience

Tips for getting the most of out your local literary festivals.

6 Pieces of Advice for Authors Doing Events

Authors doing events, we have a few tips and requests!

How To Deal With the Book Buzz Blues

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Dear Book Nerd podcast! My guest host this week is once again the great Rebecca Schinsky. In this show, we answer two reader-submitted questions and discuss topics such as what makes a book a bestseller, how to choose what to read, and how to get back into the reading groove. This episode is sponsored by Audible.com.

Dear Book Nerd: "My Girlfriend Never Read the Book I Gave Her"

Thanks for your submissions, everyone! Keep ’em coming! Let’s get right to this week’s question: Dear Book Nerd, “When we ...