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Buying Books Like I’m Immortal: Death and the TBR

Will one reader ever finish their TBR? Probably not, but that doesn't stop the desire to keep acquiring books.

On Letting Go of Childhood Favorites And What We Outgrow

It's something that we all struggle with: letting go. Especially of things that were part of our childhood or our identity for so long.

I Read Over 100 Books in 2019. Here’s Why I Won’t in 2020.

Why one reader who read over 100 books in 2019 plans to NOT do that this year.

Be Your Own Friend: Reflections on Growing Up Bookish and Male

"Books became my friends when I no longer had any, and the only fictional character who has ever come close to filling the void is Matilda Wormwood."

Falling In and Out of Love with HARRY POTTER

On Loving A Book I Did Not Finish

Sometimes you know before you finish a book that it's for you. So it was with this reader with OCD and TURTLES ALL THE WAY DOWN.

Is There A Direct Link Between Reading And Being An Introvert?

Do you know a lot of readers who also happen to be introverts? One reader talks about the link between reading and being an introvert.

On Passing My Yearly Reading Goal

How did you do with your 2018 reading goal? Here's one reader on finally surpassing hers, and how she managed it this year.

Thank You, Rory Gilmore

How Rory Gilmore's love of books shaped one Gilmore Girls fan's life, and taught her a few things about appreciating books.

Audiobooks vs Reading: The Rules Are, There Are No Rules

Audiobooks vs reading is the argument that keeps on giving - but a love of reading shouldn't have rules. Let's appreciate both together! Hugs for everyone.