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My One Exception To The 'I Don't Like Shakespeare' Rule

Reilly Wieland | Posted 06.16.2015 | Teen
Reilly Wieland

I have to admit the cardinal sin of all book lovers: I don't really love Shakespeare.

24 Reasons Books Are Actually Your One True Love

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 02.13.2015 | Books

The tail end of the gift-giving holiday season is upon us, and whether you celebrate Valentine's Day, Galentine's Day, Anna Howard Shaw Day, Singles A...

The Best Non-Book Gifts For Bookworms

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 12.08.2014 | Books

It's hard to believe this has happened, but it's already December, and the holiday shopping season is slipping by. What will you get your book-loving ...

22 Unmistakable Signs A Book Is Taking Over Your Life

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 10.02.2014 | Books

Most of the time, your book obsession is under control. Sure, you spend too much money at bookstores, expect your dates to be as dreamy as Mr. Darcy o...

Literary School Supplies for Book Lovers

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 09.12.2014 | Books

It's finally back-to-school shopping season!

10 Ways To Show Your Love For Books

Zola Books | Posted 10.08.2014 | Books
Zola Books

We'll take any excuse to celebrate our love of the written word, and this weekend's National Book Lovers Day gives us a great one. Here are some of our favorite ways to get in the holiday spirit.

7 Reasons It's OK To Love Your eReader

Kendra Alvey | Posted 09.15.2014 | Books
Kendra Alvey

Don't let anyone tell you you're not a book lover because you have an eReader. Obviously you're a book lover, you own a device specifically for reading books!

7 Things Only YA Book Fans Will Understand

Lisa Parkin | Posted 08.24.2014 | Books
Lisa Parkin

Every fandom has its own jargon, inside jokes and wacky memes. Young adult book fans are no different and add their own crazy literary flair.

15 Dating Problems Only Book Lovers Understand

Posted 03.28.2014 | Books

Adoring books and literature has its perks. You're never, ever bored, you've got the whole proper grammar thing down, and you actually have better soc...

The Soul of a Book Lover

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 05.19.2014 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

The task of writing a review of An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine is daunting. Why? Because I don't want to write anything that might keep someone from reading this book.

The Italian Book Club Is Looking for the Next William Shakespeare

Getrude Matshe | Posted 04.26.2014 | Books
Getrude Matshe

The fourteen-month-old Italian Book Club puts a new face on the familiar vision of several friends sitting around the living room talking about the la...

16 Major Advantages Of Being A Book Lover

Posted 01.27.2014 | Books

It's no secret that reading is an excellent pastime. But sometimes, at the end of a long day, it's easier to switch on Netflix than reach for the nove...

19 Quirky Problems Only Book Lovers Understand

Posted 01.23.2014 | Books

An avid reader is one of the best things a person can be. Not only does reading literature enhance your brain's connectivity (because, science!), it a...

31 Stereotypes About Book Lovers That Are Absolutely True

Posted 12.09.2013 | Books

From grade school onwards, avid readers get a lot of flak. This may be because reading is one of the most solitary pleasures; it's not an obvious mean...

IMAGES: 9 Awesome Posters For Book Lovers

Posted 02.22.2013 | Books

We love Grant Snider's book, writing, reading themed posters! You can check out the prints to buy here, and check out Snider's other work here. ...

PHOTOS: Best Indie Bookstores: Where To Grab A Read For Book Lover's Day

Posted 08.09.2012 | Chicago

August 9 National Book Lovers Day, and if you're looking for a place to snag a read and celebrate, Chicago's got you covered. The city has dozens o...

How the Little Free Library Is Reinventing the Library

Russell C. Smith | Posted 08.21.2012 | Books
Russell C. Smith

What if the library was scattered all around a city, instead of in one central location and in a handful of branches spread out around neighborhoods?

11 Non-Book Gifts For Your Favorite Book Nerd

Madeleine Crum | Posted 12.08.2011 | Books

It's risky buying books for bookish friends. There's always the chance they've already read this year's bestsellers. To play it safe, buy your literar...

T.S. Eliot's Village Bares Its Teeth

Roger Housden | Posted 12.21.2011 | Books
Roger Housden

These were the center page headlines in the UK's Independent newspaper while I was in England a couple of weeks ago. Not only was I in England, I was ...

5 Best Cities For Book Lovers | Posted 10.09.2011 | Books

Fellow reader, we’ve come a long way from the Guttenberg press to e-books. But ya know what – just because you can read a book without flipping a ...

Book Lovers To Attempt To Break Record | Alison Flood | Posted 10.09.2011 | Books

Book lovers at the Edinburgh International Book Festival are hoping to smash the world record for the longest reading chain later this month, when hun...

The Netflix Of Audiobooks

Sacramento Bee | Allen Pierleoni | Posted 08.27.2011 | Books

Heard any good books lately? If so, you likely fit the profile of the audiobook fan as sketched from national research compiled by the Audio Publisher...

A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé: Fight Evil, Read a Book

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé is a very original take on an enduring theme: the passion that readers have for books.

San Francisco For Book Lovers

International League of Antiquarian Booksellers | Matthew Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

San Francisco is inseparable from its rustic, frontier-era past - a time of shanghaied sailors, opium dens, and gold mining - and its printing history...

Ex Libris/Expatriate

Erin Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Erin Moore

An American editor living in London writes about the best places for book lovers abroad.