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Book Recommendations for the Soldiers, Poets, and Kings Out There

Are you a soldier, a poet, or a king? You may have seen this viral quiz on TikTok, and we have some book recommendations to match.

The State of Diversity in the Publishing Industry

With efforts from both readers and publishers to improve diversity throughout the years, have they affected publishing at all?

25 Romance Novels for People Who Don’t Like Romance Novels

Convinced you're not a romance reader? These excellent romance novels — including You Made a Fool of Death With Your Beauty by Akwaeke Emezi — could change your mind, if you gave them a chance.

20 of the Coolest Bookstores in the World

Travel the world in BOOKS. The coolest bookstores in the world are gorgeous, momentous, or uniquely community oriented. These are the best.

8 of the Best Mixed Media Horror and Thriller Novels

From podcasts to photographs and news stories, these horror/thriller novels like Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke by Eric LaRocca add mixed media elements to keep you on the edge of your seat.

The Best Books of the 2020s: What Lifted Us Up and Out

We may not want to revisit the beginning years of the 2020s, but these books deserve to be remembered post-pandemic (whenever that is), including Arsenic and Adobo by Mia P. Manansala.

An Open Letter to Stephen King: Book Censorship News, January 27, 2023

No, kids CAN'T get the books being banned at libraries and bookstores, Mr. King. That, plus this week's book censorship news.

Quiz: Dystopia, Headline, or Both?

We're living in *sigh* unprecedented times. Can you tell the difference between these events from dystopian novels and real news headlines?

10 of the Weirdest Moments From Prince Harry’s Memoir

These ten moments from SPARE are among the weirdest in this bestselling and highly anticipated memoir from Prince Harry.

How Easy Is It to Pirate Books?

Ebook piracy has long been a problem of publishing. How easy it is to pirate ebooks these days? And how do book thieves do it?