The Best Novellas Every Book Lover Should Read

Get to know this underappreciated form of storytelling from the best it has to offer.

Vita Sackville-West: Virginia Woolf’s Greatest Love Affair

Meet the woman who inspired Virginia Woolf's most fanciful novel.

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See which of his books belong on your TBR list.

National Book Award Winners to Add To Your TBR Pile

Find your next great read among these celebrated titles.

The 21 Best Movies Based On Books

Check out the cinematic classics that started out as novels.

Re-Reading John Steinbeck's The Harvest Gypsies During COVID-19

Steinbeck showed that migrant farmworkers were "citizens of the highest type."

The 20 Most Hated Characters in Books

They're not bad—they're just written that way.

30 Must-Read Books by Black Authors

Celebrate black authors’ fiction, nonfiction and poetry.

6 Fascinating Facts About Alice Walker

Learn more about the woman behind influential pieces of literature such as The Color Purple.

F. Scott Fitzgerald's Books, Life and Legacy

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