A reader considers puzzle novels--one in particular, CAIN'S JAWBONE, is a thing of legend and has been given new life by a crowdfunded book in cards.
A brief history of the story behind Charles Dickens's A CHRISTMAS CAROL.
These six A CHRISTMAS CAROL retellings find a diverse variety of Scrooge stand-ins from teen girls to Charles Dickens himself.
GIRL, WOMAN, OTHER may have elevated her visibility, but Bernadine Evaristo has been writing extraordinary books for many years.
If you have a busy schedule this season but don't want to lose precious reading time, have your books and keep the spirit with these holiday novellas.
A short fiction fan takes a look at some of the best recent examples of flash fiction available online and through literary magazines.
Although many great stories begin with characters who have no family or are far away from them, there are stories where family takes center stage.
With some skill and strategy and a little luck, we have a bookish royal flush in this list of the best poker books for beginners, experts, and enthusiasts.
Look forward to a trip around the world, and back in time, while learning the history of far flung places with these 2020 global historical fiction reads.
Literary prizes can be useful ways of highlighting certain books. How the heck do the Caine, Booker, Not the Booker, and Pulitzer Prizes get chosen?
Why one Rioter loves to answer the question, "Read any good books lately?"
While you're perusing the literary fiction shelves, create a haunting atmosphere with these eerie literary fiction titles for Halloween and beyond.
Get a closer look at the origins of SWEENEY TODD, including its history and rumors surrounding the tale of the demon barber of Fleet Street.
If you're a fan of the buzzy novel and want to remember some of its best lines, behold some of the best DAISY JONES AND THE SIX quotes.
A list of 20 must-read books about love triangles that goes way beyond TWILIGHT and HUNGER GAMES (even though those books are on this list too).