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How to Take Great Bookish Selfies

Want to learn how to create fun, eye-catching bookish selfies? We've got tips, tricks, and tools to make it easy for anyone with a phone camera.

5 of the Best Horror Books to Make You Love Being Afraid

Reacquaint yourself with horror or try it for the first time with these best bets.

Bygone Badass Broads: Historical Women About Whom I Need All The Books

Sarah Nicolas discusses the historical women she'd like to see more books written about, based on Mackenzi Lee's Bygone Badass Broads Twitter Series.

Books that Transport Me to Other Places

On books that make you feel like you've travelled somewhere far away.

10 BookTubers I Love (and You Will, Too)

Bookish YouTube channels that are smart, funny, and informative.

100 Must-Read Titles About Women’s History

100 women's history titles for your bookshelf.

17 Books That Sell Way Too Fast at Used Bookstores

Backlist books that fly off the shelves of used bookstores.

I Got Your Weird Right Here: 100 Must-Read Strange and Unusual Novels

100 book recommendations for people who like to read weird, unusual, strange novels

Wiccan Fiction for Everyday Witches

Novels about witches, Wiccans, curanderas, herbalists, and more.

What Your Cat Really Thinks About Your Book Habit

Your cat is judging you, but appreciates all the flat surfaces to sit on.

8 Great Non-Bookstore Places To Get Books

Don't have an indie bookstore near you? Try these 8 non-bookstore options!

115 Reading Recommendations for Books By Women

115 excellent books by women authors recommended by our Managing Editor for International Women's Day

The Best Selling Young Adult Books of All Time

A breakdown of the best selling YA books and series of all time.

Reese Witherspoon’s Book Recommendations

Ready your TBR pile: A round-up of Reese Witherspoon’s book recommendations and production company's book adaptations.

21 Ways I Get My Hands on Books

21 Ways to find books these days. Which ones do you use?