Book Recommendations

If you’re always looking for your next read, you’ve come to the right place. From new books to titles that deserve more recognition, we have book recommendations for everyone.

Remembering Iris Apfel; Accidental Icon and Self-Dubbed Geriatric Starlet, 1921-2024

Read an excerpt from Iris Apfel’s memoir that is just as authentic and vivacious as she was.

5 Incredible Books by War Correspondent Martha Gellhorn

"I have no intention of being a footnote in someone else’s life.” —Martha Gellhorn, on her relationship with Ernest Hemingway

These Books Written by Filmmakers Give Reading a New Meaning

These directors are excellent storytellers, in any medium.

22 Fantastic Short Books to Read in a Weekend

The perfect stories for when you don't have time to read.

11 Cult Classic Books People Swear By

Do these novels live up to the niche hype?

14 Witty and Wonderful Authors Like Jane Austen 

There’s more to discover outside of your favorite author’s six books.

10 Good Books for Teen Girls

She'll love getting lost in these stories.

Where to Start with Isabel Allende

“You are the storyteller of your own life, and you can create your own legend, or not.” —Isabel Allende. 

16 Southern Novelists You Have to Read

“The woods are full of regional writers, and it is the great horror of every serious Southern writer that he will become one of them.” ―Flannery O'Connor

10 Incredible Books by Hispanic-American Authors

If you were looking for a list of books that will revolutionize your worldview, you've found it. 

10 Unforgettable Books By Larry McMurtry

The legend who would wake up and write until the cows came home. 

6 Books About Libraries You'll Want to Catalog

“In principle and reality, libraries are life-enhancing palaces of wonder.” —Gail Honeyman, Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine

Every Book by V.C. Andrews, In Order

It’s been said that much of her real life was just as tragic as the lives of the protagonists in her debut novel Flowers in the Attic. 

Angela Thirkell and Her 29 Adventures into Barsetshire

Writing so rich makes us wish we could live in Barsetshire too. 

10 Books Like Lessons in Chemistry

Read about women who challenged the status quo.

The Best Psychological Thrillers to Read in 2024

Books your psyche will be thrilled to read…see what we did there? 

The 8 Best Books to Read for Black History Month

Celebrate Black authors with your next book pick.