The Best Jane Austen Movies

They've bewitched us, body and soul.

11 Inspiring Female Coming of Age Stories

From Jane Austen to Roxane Gay, these inspiring stories prove that you are never too old to find yourself.

A Dog Returns to His Fierce Nature in The Call of the Wild

Read an excerpt from Jack London's classic adventure novel.

The Family That Inspired J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan

The Peter Pan author based his characters in real life.

5 Little Women Quotes We Still Love Today

"Don't try to make me grow up before my time..."

13 Books for Fans of Little Women

"I like good strong words that mean something..." —Louisa May Alcott

Gloria Steinem on The Color Purple

The iconic feminist praises Alice Walker's ability to move readers.

Getting to Know Anna and the King of Siam

Understand the story like never before with an excerpt from Margaret Landon’s novel.

10 Alice Walker Quotes That Amaze and Inspire

Powerful wisdom from the author of The Color Purple.

35 Must-Read Modern Classics

These reads from the last century all deserve a place on your bookshelf.

20 of Our Favorite Famous First Lines in Literature

From Melville to Didion, these first sentences created lasting and notable impressions.

A Guide to All 9 George Orwell Books

Dive deeper into dystopia, satire and more.

10 Most Popular Books of All Time

From the 17th century to the late 90's, we've covered the classics.

13 Must-Read Graham Greene Books

From literary fiction to thrillers, there’s a Graham Greene book for everyone.

Remembering Photographer Robert Frank, 1924-2019

In 'On the Road to Florida,' Jack Kerouac described what it was like to take a road trip with Robert Frank.

8 Books We Wish We Read in High School

If we could do it all over again, we'd make time for these stories.

8 Romantic Books to Read If You Love Jane Austen

This one's for all the Mr. Darcy lovers out there.