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7 Alternate History Books

How could changes in our past affect our present?

By The Reading Room

All The President’s Children: 6 YA Books About Being (or Dating) the First Kid

In honor of President’s Day, we present you with the trials and tribulations of fictional first kids.

By Molly Reiniger

Romance by the Book: For Saps and Cynics

Who needs candles and confections on Valentine’s Day when you’ve got a great novel?

By DeAnna Janes

The Ideal Marriage Reading List

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

By Jessica Ferri

Ayn Rand: Behind the Controversy

Is the controversial work of Ayn Rand worth revisiting? You decide.

By Alison Currie

Writing the Trail of Tears: An Undisturbed Peace

An author's search for an accurate account of the Trail of Tears.

By Mary Glickman

5 Red Planet Reads for Fans of The Martian

As we await the fate of The Martian at the Oscars, enjoy these red-hot red planet reads.

By Andrew Liptak

5 Science Books More Compelling Than Fiction

These nonfiction science books are just as (if not more) compelling as your favorite novels.

By Alison Currie

6 Life-Changing Books Every Woman Should Read

Life's too short for boring books. Get inspired with these life-changing reads.

By Jessica Ferri

Upton Sinclair’s Forgotten Hero Lanny Budd

This classic out-of-print series is coming to an e-reader near you.

By DeAnna Janes

6 Books for Your Making a Murderer Obsession

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

By Jessica Ferri

8 Scary Things from Dystopian Novels That Have Come True

Author Ray Bradbury anticipated the greatest dystopia of all—"Keeping Up with the Kardashians."

By Molly Reiniger

10 Acclaimed Books Under 200 Pages

Make the most of your downtime with reads you can finish in one sitting.

By DeAnna Janes

These E-books Could Change Your Life

Stop making unreasonable resolutions and use these guides as tools to a new, improved you.

By Grace Srinivasiah

8 Westerns for People Who Hate Westerns

There’s only one thing worse than your dad forcing you to watch Gunsmoke on a bright, sunny Saturday afternoon. Reading it instead.

By DeAnna Janes

6 Super Scandalous Celebrity Biographies

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

By Jessica Ferri

Jane Austen’s 12 Most Delightful Insults

We love your sass, Jane. Don't ever change!

By Cailey Hall

5 Books for the Lit Nerd Who’s Read It All

Impress the person on your list who's read everything with these overlooked and unexpected reads.

By Grace Srinivasiah

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