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12 Books From My Backlist I Swear I’ll Read in 2020

I am challenging myself  to read at least one book from my backlist (published 2016 or earlier) each month for a total of 12 backlist books this year.

27 Books That High School Teachers are Reading Right Now

A list of 27 books that high school teachers in south London, UK are reading right now, as surveyed by the school librarian.

Finding Truth in Stories: A Reading List from Cindy Pon’s Want

A reading list from Cindy Pon's new YA book WANT.

Leonard Cohen’s Last Album: A Reading List

What to read while listening to Leonard Cohen's last album, and remembering this incredible writer and musician.

A Reading List from Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Check out this built-in reading list from the book Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon

100 Must-Read Works of Southern Literature

A Riot reader from the Midwest was so intrigued by my love letter to Flannery O’Connor, she tweeted me and asked ...

What’s On Your Nightstand?: Topical Applications

I’ve been thankful, in the past week, for things that can be applied topically, bug spray in particular: It’s High ...

What’s On Your Nightstand?: Reading in the Dark

This past weekend’s unexpected derecho upended many people’s lives here in Northern Virginia (not to mention Ohio, and Indiana, and probably ...

The Big Read (The BBC Top 100): Time for a Facelift?

Eight years ago (in 2003), BBC held a search for their nation’s most beloved books of all time. Once the ...