8 Mysteries and Thrillers Based on True Events

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Joan Didion: Her Books, Life, and Legacy

A woman with a love for the written word, and a dedication to the truth.

8 Astrology Books That Will Open Your Eyes

The planets have aligned—but what does that mean for you?

Reverse Whodunit Books That Put You in the Mind of a Murderer

Why wonder who committed a crime, when you can wonder why?

The 21 Best Movies Based On Books

Check out the cinematic classics that started out as novels.

The 5 Best Historical Fiction Books to Read This Summer

Transport yourself back in time with these gripping reads.

F. Scott Fitzgerald's Books, Life and Legacy

The Jazz Age literary icon who couldn't resist living to excess.

12 Surreal Books That Will Blow Your Mind

Strange worlds full of even stranger people.

7 Books About the Thrilling Game of Chess

A glimpse into the high-stakes strategy game from fantasy to nonfiction.

Anton Chekhov: The Master of the Short Story

A look at the life and works of a literary innovator.

8 Books That Pass the Bechdel Test

Grade ‘A’ feminist works of fiction.

8 Books to Help You Embrace Minimalism

Organize your way to a calmer, cleaner home.

How Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Came to Life

A “Modern Prometheus” that left a timeless mark.

How the Peanuts Comic Became So Popular

The blossoming of a single-panel comic strip into an enduring legacy.

10 Dramatic Books Like When We Believed in Mermaids

Flawed families and emotional trips down memory lane.