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The Books of Our Lives

Rachael Berkey | Posted 05.26.2013 | Books
Rachael Berkey

The books that change our lives. It sounds like the dramatic segue into the credits of a soap opera, but it's kind of true right? There are those books that change the way you see the world, a person or yourself that stay with you forever.

What Exactly Is The Night Circus?

Tara Newman | Posted 08.29.2012 | Books
Tara Newman

Is The Night Circus a novel of surrealism? A magical jaunt? A love story? None of the above or all three? It's hard to tell, isn't it? It's been more than a week since I finished and I still have a hard time wrapping my hands around the story.

The Night Circus: Make Your Own Midnight Dinner Desserts

Posted 07.02.2012 | Books

This post is part of The Huffington Post Book Club series on The Night Circus. Click here to read more or join us on July 3rd in Boston. When we re...

When Books And Real Life Meet

Mia Aquino | Posted 08.31.2012 | Books
Mia Aquino

The first book club I ever joined was HuffPost Book Club, and these past few weeks I read "The Night Circus" along with the rest of you.

First Steps Toward the Dark Side

Rachael Berkey | Posted 08.28.2012 | Books
Rachael Berkey

I'm made uncomfortable by my shadowy thoughts of getting rid of my shelves and shelves of books and just carrying around an e-reader forever. Imagine how much easier it would be for me to move?

The Circus Is Coming...

Posted 06.13.2012 | Books

Have you fallen deep in love with The Night Circus yet? It took a few weeks for everyone on the HuffPost Books team to warm to the magical references,...

The Night Circus: Illusions Of Light

Posted 06.06.2012 | Books

"There is so much that glows in the circus, from flames to lanterns to stars. I have heard the expression "trick of the light" applied to sights withi...

'The Night Circus': Condolences

Annemarie Dooling | Posted 05.30.2012 | Books

This past weekend we began reading Erin Morgenstern's "The Night Circus" at home, at the office and on the beach. Even though we've just barely cracke...

'The Night Circus': Join The Discussion

Posted 05.30.2012 | Books

Join our discussions below about "The Night Circus." Here's who you'll be hearing from... Andrew Losowsky, Books Editor I'm British, so anything y...

The HuffPost Book Club's Next Pick Is...

Annemarie Dooling | Posted 05.09.2012 | Books

Last week we asked you to vote for our next pick. With a slew of emails, comments, votes and tweets crying out for an engaging and fun novel to follow...

How Our NaNoWriMo Writers Keep Motivated

Madeleine Crum | Posted 11.16.2011 | Books

National Novel Writing Month, a task urging authors of all backgrounds to pen 50,000 words before November 30th, is halfway over. We've already asked ...

Our NaNoWriMo Writers: Their Favorite Characters, Biggest Sacrifices

Madeleine Crum | Posted 01.09.2012 | Books

Writers young and old, published and un-, are striving towards their goal of scribing 50,000 words by the end of November as National Novel Writing Mo...

7 People Writing A Novel In A Month

Madeleine Crum | Posted 01.02.2012 | Books

Yesterday marked the launch of this year's National Novel Writing Month, a community-driven movement using forums and in-person meet-ups to help autho...

Is 'The Night Circus' The Next 'Harry Potter'?

Zoë Triska | Posted 11.13.2011 | Books
Zoë Triska

So should you read Erin Morgenstern's debut novel, "The Night Circus?" The short answer is, "Yes." The book is both engaging and magical, entrancing the reader every step of the way. Even the first three sentences of the novel, as seen above, transport the reader to another place.

Is This The Next Harry Potter Or Twilight?

Posted 09.13.2011 | Entertainment

When David Heyman takes interest in a magical book series, well, time to start paying attention. Heyman, the producer behind the Harry Potter film ...