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20 Must-Read Happy Queer Books for Pride

Are you in need of some queer joy in your reading life? These 20 happy queer books will be sure to bring you hours of reading pleasure.

50 Best Manga You Must Read Right Now

New to reading manga and don't know where to start? Want to find a new series to dive into? Here's a list of the 50 best manga to add to your reading list.

20 Must-Read Free Classics You Can Find on Project Gutenberg

Catch up on the classics and let us help you sift through countless titles with this list of great free classics on Project Gutenberg.

50 Must-Read Comics about Friendship

Graphic novels/comics about friendship, whether that's with animals, classmates, colleagues, superheroes, ex-lovers, or ordinary flawed adults.

20 Must-Read Feel-Good Science Fiction Books

These 20 feel-good science fiction books will suit different tastes and moods, but they’re all comfort food of some variety.

20 Must-Read Books for Nature Lovers

Whether you're an experienced free climber or rarely hike to your mailbox, if you crave more adventure and wilderness, read these books for nature lovers.

20 Must-Read Feel-Good Fantasies

When the ups and downs of life (or the even more erratic ups and downs of current events) weigh heavily, find escape in these feel-good fantasy books.

3 Sci-Fi Books by Black Women that Changed My Life

Great books of science fiction by Black women.

20 Must-Read Audiobooks Narrated by Black Women

20 of the best audiobooks narrated by black women, including fiction, classics, science fiction and fantasy, memoir, essays, and poetry.

20 Must-Read Found Family Books

For those who need it this time of year, here are 20 must-read books about found family that focus on families that are made instead of born. 

25 Must-Read 2019 YA and Middle Grade Books With Asians on the Cover

Representation y'all! Check out these 2019 young adult and middle grade books by women authors of color featuring a person of Asian descent on the cover.

50 Must-Read Contemporary YA Novels of the 2010s

We've seen some excellent inclusive YA this past decade; we're rounding up some of the best contemporary YA novels of the 2010s so you don't miss out!

20 Must-Read Best Essay Collections of 2019

Read your way into the best essay collections of 2019.

50 Must-Read Crime Novels for Fall and Winter 2019

Fall's almost here, which means it's time to look at some of the crime novels being published in the last few months of the year!

50 Must-Read Picture Books to Transport You to Another Place

You don't need a passport to travel the world with your little ones--explore these must-read picture books from around the world!