Nora Ephron’s Favorite Books

The late writer was, of course, very fond of Austen's work.

Laurie Colwin: Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant

Laurie Colwin on one of life's greatest pleasures: dinner alone.

All I Have is a Voice: 12 Epic World War II Novels

Celebrate the anniversary of Victory Day with these moving WWII novels.

Summer Stack: 5 New Sizzling Beach Reads

This is the kind of summer reading you want to do.

The Good Death: 5 Moving Books on Death

These writers look death in the face.

Happy Birthday Shakespeare: 17 Best Shakespeare Movies

"Well, I think I remember Mel Gibson correctly, and he didn't say that."

The Laborious Birth of Jane Eyre

Discover the story behind Jane Eyre in Juliet Barker's astounding biography, The Brontës.

God Save the Queen: 8 Royal Reads for Her Majesty’s Birthday

Whether you're a royalist or not, you can still enjoy these royal reads.

Heathcliff, It’s Me: The Best Brontë Movie Adaptations

Who's your favorite Heathcliff and Rochester?

Femme Fatale: 7 Novels by Female Crime Writers

These women smashed through the glass ceiling with their suspenseful crime novels.

9 Books for Tim Burton Fans

Get your (scissor)hands on these wonderfully weird reads.

The Ideal Marriage Reading List

Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments.

8 Books for X-Files Fans

We want to believe that the truth is out there. And if it's not, at least we've got something to read.

6 Books for Your Making a Murderer Obsession

Wrongfully imprisoned for 18 years, man freed, then convicted of murder. Super addictive documentary series born.

10 Famous Writers on Keeping a Journal

These writers know the importance of keeping a journal, whether it's for revenge, memory, or stress reduction.

6 Super Scandalous Celebrity Biographies

Tuck in for a long winter's night with these juicy, super scandalous celebrity biographies.

The Re-Read: The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing

Revisiting these favorite stories helps a writer to realize her own coming-of-age story might be embarrassing, but kind of awesome, too.

Literary Pilgrimage: Virginia Woolf’s England

Take a tour of England through the life and work of Virginia Woolf.

Live Your Own Life: 10 Inspiring Facts About Margaret Mitchell

The Gone with the Wind author was a woman ahead of her time.