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5 Unconventional Ways to Read More in 2018

For the second year running, I’ve averaged a book a week. Hurrah! This puts me somewhere between Mark Zuckerberg (book-a-fortnight) ...

8 Books (and Advice) to Gift a Recent Graduate

"Oh, The Places You'll Go" is nice and all, but here are 8 more useful gift books for new grads.

Making the Most of Your Library of Congress Experience

Tips and tricks for getting the most out of your trip to the Library of Congress.

How to Get the Most from Your Literary Festival Experience

Tips for getting the most of out your local literary festivals.

6 Pieces of Advice for Authors Doing Events

Tips and requests for authors doing readings and events.

How To Deal With the Book Buzz Blues

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Dear Book Nerd podcast! My guest host this week is once again the great Rebecca Schinsky. In this show, we answer two reader-submitted questions and discuss topics such as what makes a book a bestseller, how to choose what to read, and how to get back into the reading groove. This episode is sponsored by

Dear Book Nerd: "My Girlfriend Never Read the Book I Gave Her"

Thanks for your submissions, everyone! Keep ’em coming! Let’s get right to this week’s question: Dear Book Nerd, “When we ...