Who is Your Bookish Boyfriend? Take the Quiz!

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a person with an affinity for books will find themselves in want of a fictional boyfriend or two. Take this quiz to find your bookish boyfriend!

100 Must-Read Fairytale Retellings For Adults And YA Readers

Once upon a time a reader decided to make an epic list of all the best fairytale retellings in the land. Other readers found this list and read the books that most captured their attention. Then they recommended those books to others, and they all lived happily ever after, reading until the end of their days.

10 Great Books about Mother-Daughter Relationships

Mother-daughter relationships are complicated and fascinating. If you're looking for great books on the subject, check out this list of ten titles.

8 Great Literary Memoirs

A list of 8 fascinating books by writers of both fiction and nonfiction that you should read if you are a fan of literary memoirs.

8 of the Best M/M Romances For Your TBR

Eight M/M romances that are excellent examples of how some of romance's best writers are crafting engaging male/male love stories with complex characters.

3 On A YA Theme: YA Book Quotes As Art, Clothing, and More

Looking for a great t-shirt, bookmark, print, or jewelry featuring favorite YA book quotes? Look no further than this round-up of winners.

8 Books to Read If You Loved THE SECRET HISTORY By Donna Tartt

A list of 8 wonderful books you should read if you are a big fan of Donna Tartt and want to read books that are similar to THE SECRET HISTORY.

Thanks for Joining Us for the First Edition of Persist: the Feminist Book Club!

It's a wrap on our first feminist book club! Take a look here for our next title and launch date.

5 Ways To Love Your Local Librarian

Tips for showing love at the libraries in your life from a school librarian living the dream. (Hint: USE US!)

The Magic of Investing in a New Library

One Rioter describes how seeing the renovation of her hometown childhood library inspired her for the future, and reminded her how much libraries matter.

Books to Read if You Love Greek or Roman Mythology

If you are like me, you love revised fairy tales, and the revision of Greek or Roman mythology to new purposes is just as satisfying. Below is a list of literature based on or inspired by these myths.

10 June New Releases To Put On Hold at the Library Right Now

Buzzy June new releases you'll want to put on hold at the library sooner rather than later.

Read Harder Challenge 2018 Check In!

The first quarter of the year is over, so we want to know how you're doing with the 2018 Read Harder Challenge so far.

Keeping Your Personal Library Collection…at the Public Library

Through the magic of communal ownership everyone can enjoy a fabulous, big personal library like the Beast's--and we don't even have to do the work to maintain it!

Support Your Library During National Library Week

Celebrate National Library Week with millions of others by visiting you local library and promoting their great programs and services.