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In-Flight Entertainment: 8 Books to Read on a Plane

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In-Flight Entertainment: 8 Books to Read on a Plane

Flying is so much better when you have a book to keep you company.

by Olivia Mason

36 Banned Books That Are Still Powerful Today

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Powerful Quotes About Depression from William Styron's Memoir <em>Darkness Visible</em>

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Powerful Quotes About Depression from William Styron's Memoir Darkness Visible

Author William's Styron's public fight with depression has helped others who have struggled with mental illness.

by Laura De Silva

13 Novels That’ll Take You Back to School

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13 Novels That’ll Take You Back to School

Hit the books and dive into the crazy world of academia.

by Olivia Mason

10 Love Stories That Will Make You Ugly Cry

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10 Must-Reads for Die-Hard Jane Austen Fans

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10 Must-Reads for Die-Hard Jane Austen Fans

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

by Sarah Mangiola

9 Irrational Fears We Can Blame on Books

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9 Irrational Fears We Can Blame on Books

Logic aside, these book based fears still haunt us today.

by The Reading Room

The Re-Read: Jane Eyre

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The Re-Read: Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre is imperfect—and far more appealing for it.

by Cailey Hall

The Laborious Birth of <em>Jane Eyre</em>

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The Laborious Birth of Jane Eyre

Discover the story behind Jane Eyre in Juliet Barker's astounding biography, The Brontës.

by Jessica Ferri

10 Brainy Beach Reads

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10 Brainy Beach Reads

Just because you're checked out of the office doesn't mean you're checked out of great reading.

by Noomie Tiwutanond

Which Bennet Sister Are You?

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Which Bennet Sister Are You?

We all want to be Lizzie, of course.

by Molly Reiniger

The Best Jane Austen Movies

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The Best Jane Austen Movies

Vote for your favorite!

by Cailey Hall

Dysfunction Junction: 10 Books About Dysfunctional Families

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11 Brilliant Female Authors You’ve Never Heard Of

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11 Brilliant Female Authors You’ve Never Heard Of

These underappreciated writers deserve your attention.

by Jessica Ferri

The Re-Read: Little Women

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The Re-Read: Little Women

Were we too young to appreciate this classic novel?

by Molly Reiniger

9 Inspiring Female Coming of Age Stories

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9 Inspiring Female Coming of Age Stories

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

by Cailey Hall

5 Best New Books to Read this March

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5 Best New Books to Read this March

You are going to want to bookmark these.

by DeAnna Janes

5 Early Female Irish Writers

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5 Early Female Irish Writers

Ireland was home to some of the most forward-thinking female writers.

by Cailey Hall

6 Contemporary Novels for Jane Austen Fans

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6 Contemporary Novels for Jane Austen Fans

When re-reading the six novels Austen wrote herself is not enough.

by Molly Reiniger

9 Best Thrillers with Strong Female Protagonists

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9 Best Thrillers with Strong Female Protagonists

Anti-heroines, real life spies, and more take on the thrilling and chilling missions.

by DeAnna Janes

6 Books to Give You the Travel Bug

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Valentine’s Day Antidote: <i>Villette</i> by Charlotte Brontë

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Valentine’s Day Antidote: Villette by Charlotte Brontë

Fight reductive HEA (Happily Ever After) with Charlotte Brontë's last, best, novel.

by Cailey Hall

Romance by the Book: For Saps and Cynics

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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

6 Life-Changing Books Every Woman Should Read

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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

10 Famous Writers on Keeping a Journal

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10 Famous Writers on Keeping a Journal

These writers know the importance of keeping a journal, whether it's for revenge, memory, or stress reduction.

by Jessica Ferri

12 Cozy Holiday Bookstagrams

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12 Cozy Holiday Bookstagrams

Baby, it's cold outside. Snuggle in with a hot beverage and a great read.

by Jessica Ferri

The Re-Read: <i>The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing</i>

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The Re-Read: The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing

Revisiting these favorite stories helps a writer to realize her own coming-of-age story might be embarrassing, but kind of awesome, too.

by Jessica Ferri

10 Novels Written in About a Month

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10 Novels Written in About a Month

It might surprise you how quickly some of these classics were written.

by The Reading Room

10 Novels Written in About a Month

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10 Novels Written in About a Month

It might surprise you how quickly some of these classics were written.

by The Reading Room

Literary Pilgrimage: Virginia Woolf’s England

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Literary Pilgrimage: Virginia Woolf’s England

Take a tour of England through the life and work of Virginia Woolf.

by Jessica Ferri

In Defense: Elizabeth Gilbert

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In Defense: Elizabeth Gilbert

Gilbert haters cite Eat, Pray, Love as proof of her failings, and in the process neglect her fantastic, near-perfect novel.

by Alison Currie

In Defense: Elizabeth Gilbert

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In Defense: Elizabeth Gilbert

Gilbert haters cite Eat, Pray, Love as proof of her failings, and in the process neglect her fantastic, near-perfect novel.

by Alison Currie

10 Self-Published Authors Who Made it Big

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8 Most Controversial Novels Ever Published

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8 Most Controversial Novels Ever Published

Indulge in these notorious novels—because free speech is a beautiful thing.

by Jessica Ferri

Live Your Own Life: 10 Inspiring Facts About Margaret Mitchell

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Live Your Own Life: 10 Inspiring Facts About Margaret Mitchell

The Gone with the Wind author was a woman ahead of her time.

by Jessica Ferri

The Re-Read: J.D. Salinger’s <i>The Catcher in the Rye</i>

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The Re-Read: J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye

Revisting this classic novel, one writer discovers the truth about Holden Caulfield, and herself.

by Alison Currie

15 Famous Books That Were Initially Rejected

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15 Famous Books That Were Initially Rejected

As Samuel Beckett once said: "Try again. Fail again. Fail better."

by Jessica Ferri

5 Empowering, Witchy Reads

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5 Empowering, Witchy Reads

Inspirational books about women who won't let The Man get them down.

by Jessica Ferri

All The Dead Literary Ladies (And Some Dudes, Too)

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All The Dead Literary Ladies (And Some Dudes, Too)

Jessa Crispin, in the midst of an existential crisis, follows the lives of exiled writers and artists.

by Jessica Ferri

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