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13 Awesome Audiobooks Read by Actors

The actors-as-narrators do these excellent books justice in the audiobook format. Give them a listen!

Make It Quick: Upcoming 2017 Short Story Collections to Watch For


Dream President-Novelist Collaborations

Inspired by the James Patterson and Bill Clinton novel collaboration, here are ten dream pairings of presidents and novelists alive at the same time.

3 More Fiction Podcasts to Satisfy Your Love of Stories

Fiction podcasts for book lovers!

10 Underrated Audiobooks You Should Listen To

The audiobook versions of these 10 great books elevate them to must-listen status.

Everyone Should Read a Book Series Out of Order

Why everyone should start reading the novels in the middle of a book series instead of starting at the beginning at least once.

9 Novels To Read If You Loved Carrie Fisher

Novels to read to celebrate the life of Carrie Fisher.

16 Books to Read This Fall

16 upcoming books for your fall To Be Read list!

The Center for Fiction First Novel Prize Short List Gets It Right

A look at the excellent short list for this year's Center for Fiction First Novel Prize

My Secret Shame: Five Fantastic Books I Just Can’t Finish

You know those books that everyone loves and that, on paper, are perfect you, but you just can't finish? This is about those.

4 New Twists on the Haunted House Story

Four books that do the haunted house trope in a new, fresh way.

Introducing the Man Booker Prize 2016 Long List

The long list for the 2016 Man Booker Prize has been announced! Check out the highlights and more.

3 Fiction Podcasts to Satisfy Your Love of Stories

Sink into some excellent fictional podcasts with these 3 recommendations.

8 Small Press Books to Read in July

Excellent books from independent presses coming out this month!

Two Elegies on Black Girlhood

Two works that reflect on the experience of being a black girl.