Being a book person online can lead to a lot of FOMO, and then disappointment when you don't click with a book everyone seems to love.
In November I realized I'd read 90 books, so I had to go for 100. Did I do it? Yes. Would I do that again? Not a chance.
Book buying bans and other challenges should work for you, not the other way around. If you need permission to break that ban, this is it.
The dangers of returning to books you once loved when you know they're problematic.
I explore how reading changed the way I see morality throughout the years, from childhood favorites to the book changed everything.
Thoughtful reading and writing is a constant practice. Here are 7 books about reading and writing to get you thinking deeply about craft, including Craft in the Real World: Rethinking Fiction Writing and Workshopping by Matthew Salesses.
One reader on finding solace and sanctuary in college libraries as a transfer student.
The question remains valid. Are we allowed to appreciate flawed books? On the surface, the answer is a clear yes. Nothing is without flaws, after all.
Reading is a central part of this Rioter and busy parent's identity and, fraught as it may be, the Goodreads challenge offers a tether to the reading world.
Fiction and nonfiction from comic book writers worth checking out.