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50 Must-Reads from Iowa City: A City of Literature

Featuring Iowa City must-reads from writers who spent time in this UNESCO City of Literature and home to the University of Iowa Writers Workshop.

50 Must-Read Best Poetry Books

Get more poetry into your life with this list of 50 of the best poetry books, with books from ancient times through today.

50 Must-Read Books by Debut Authors (July–December 2019)

Here are 50 must-read books by debut authors being published July-December 2019. Follow these authors from the jump, and add these reads to your TBR.

50 Must-Read Queer Romance Novellas

50 of the best queer romance novellas, staring queer people of all genders and sexualities in stories that are historical, contemporary, and paranomal.

50 Must-Read Short Books Under 250 Pages

Whether you're embarking on a readathon or hoping to break through a reading slump, these short books under 250 pages are here for your power-reading needs.

50 Must-Read Books by YouTubers

Comment, like, subscribe--and read! Check out these must-read books by YouTubers like Shane Dawson, Issa Rae, The Try Guys, Hank Green, and Miranda Sings!

50 Must-Read Memoirs to Make You Feel

Sometimes there's nothing like a good cathartic cry, and these relatable and moving must-read memoirs to make you feel are here to help you out.

50 Best Romance Manga for the Romantics at Heart

For the romantics at heart, this list is for you. These 50 must-read romance manga are waiting for you. You will swoon, laugh and cry, I assure you!

50 Must-Read Books By Podcasters

Love podcasts? Love to read? We've got your twin interests covered! Try these books by podcasters to engage both your eyes and ears.

50 Must-Read Books About Complicated Marriages

Whether they're disasters from the start or facing nuanced challenges, the partnerships in these books about complicated marriages are compelling.

50 Must-Read Memoirs of Mental Illness

These memoirs about mental illness encompass a wide scope of diagnoses, functionality, and experiences as diverse as the spectrum of mental illness.

Swish, Swing, Sashay, and Score: 50+ Must-Read YA Books About Sports

These excellent YA books about sports will give you all of the action and excitement but without ever making you leave your couch.

50 Must-Read How-To Books

Want to learn a new skill or try out a new hobby? Here are 50 of the best how-to books written to teach you 50 different things.

50 Must-Read Crime Novels on Shelves April–June 2019

We've got a list of highly anticipated spring 2019 crime novels coming out between April and June of this year - get your TBR ready!

10 Must-Read Essay Collections by Women

From feminism to film and music criticism and more, we've rounded up some of the best essay collections by women available today.