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These Books Will Keep You Up at Night

These Books Will Keep You Up at Night

We’ve collected a few truly sinister stories that are guaranteed to unsettle you long past bedtime.

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Sweepstakes: Our Favorite Book Club Picks

Sweepstakes: Our Favorite Book Club Picks

Enter for the chance to win a prize pack of our favorite picks for your book club.

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John Banville Continues a Beloved Classic in Mrs. Osmond

John Banville Continues a Beloved Classic in Mrs. Osmond

In Mrs. Osmond, Man Booker Prize–winning author John Banville deliver an audacious sequel to Henry James’ seminal novel, The Portrait of a Lady.

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An Introduction to Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles

An Introduction to Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles

Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles series has entranced readers all over the world since the release of Interview with a Vampire in 1976.

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We Like Our Books Like We Like Our Coffee

We Like Our Books Like We Like Our Coffee

Oh, is it time to post? Hold on a second . . . raises finger, puts mug to lips, takes a huge gulp . . . okay, that’s better. National …

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How Many of These Banned or Challenged Books Have You Read?

How Many of These Banned or Challenged Books Have You Read?

It’s Banned Books Week, and that means it’s time to celebrate your freedom to read! Though it may surprise you, books are still being banned, taken off library shelves, and …

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Fall Movie Preview

Fall Movie Preview

This fall we’re looking forward to spending a rainy afternoon or two in a movie theater, so we’ve compiled a list of a few of the book-based movies we’re most excited about.

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5 Books for Hispanic Heritage Month

5 Books for Hispanic Heritage Month

The literary world has certainly benefited from works by Hispanic Americans, so to celebrate, we’ve pulled together a list of a few of our favorites.

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Great Reads for Your Book Club: The 2018 Reading Group Planner Is Here!

Great Reads for Your Book Club: The 2018 Reading Group Planner Is Here!

Fall is upon us and that means it’s time to get back together with your book club! We know how difficult it can be to pick a book for a …

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Digging Deeper into Tom Hanks’ Uncommon Type

Digging Deeper into Tom Hanks’ Uncommon Type

Tom Hanks is a beloved Hollywood actor with two Academy Awards to his name, and with his debut book Uncommon Type, Hanks proves that his enviable skills extend to writing as well.

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