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These Books Will Change Your Life, According To HuffPost Editors (WATCH)

Posted 02.06.2014 | Books

Your favorite book says a lot about who you are. As any devoted reader knows, a book can help you get through hard times and even change the way you l...

Our 10 Favorite Books Of 2013

Shelley Emling | Posted 02.17.2014 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

Our Facebook fans' picks for the 10 best books of 2013.

6 Most Obscure Favorite Books Of Ernest Hemingway

Posted 05.17.2013 | Books

In 1935, Ernest Hemingway revealed some of his favorite books in Esquire magazine. We found it via Jason Kottke's site, and among the titles, which in...

21 Novels to Read by the Time You're 21

Ken Atchity | Posted 06.23.2013 | Books
Ken Atchity

I made this reading list for my granddaughter Meggie, and wanted to share it with you too, though I could easily add at least another ten to this list.

What Your Favorite Book Says About You

Posted 09.12.2012 | Books

We believe a favorite book can say boatloads about a person's character. It can make them look hot, or even make them undateable, although the latter ...

Great Summer Reads for Federal Leaders

Tom Fox | Posted 08.08.2012 | Books
Tom Fox

Even if you prefer The Hunger Games to the latest management tome, summer is the perfect time for federal leaders to check out some books that offer new leadership ideas, tools or techniques.

11 Best Books Of The Year

Posted 12.29.2011 | Books

We admit, it's difficult to pick the best books of the year, particularly this year, during which it seems there were so many stellar books. However, ...

What Your Favorite Book Of 2011 Says About You

| Posted 12.21.2011 | Books

By Emily Temple For Flavorwire It’s the end of the year, which means every media outlet and talkative friend has been regaling you with a fascina...

Are These The Best Books Of 2011?

Posted 01.05.2012 | Books

Publishers Weekly released their top books of 2011 on Friday and it was quite an interesting list. According to their staff, the list is compiled of "...

Sexpert Susie Bright: The Novel I Read a Million Jillion Times

Susie Bright | Posted 11.08.2011 | Books
Susie Bright

How did reading get to be such a faster-pussycat-hurry-up activity? We listen to favorite songs over and over without apology or distraction. They make us feel good, no explanation necessary. But with books, there's this myth that it takes a "long time".

Readers' Favorite Book Quotes

Posted 09.27.2011 | Books

Earlier today, Penguin Books asked their Twitter followers to tweet their favorite quote from a book. People took to the site with the hashtag #bookqu...

Best Thriller Beach Reads

Rob Taub | Posted 09.23.2011 | Books
Rob Taub

Imagine an industry that sells over three billion products a year across the world. This is not an electronic gadget or a knife that can cut through a soda can, but rather a publishing genre known as the thriller. I am a thriller and crime fiction junkie.

The Week's Hottest Reads: Guess What Everyone Is Reading This Week

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 09.21.2011 | Books

-- HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "A Dance With Dragons" by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)...

Twitter Users Answer: What Book Did You Never Want To End?

Posted 09.20.2011 | Books

Inspired by a Shelf Awareness blog post on Harry Potter, Random House tweeted, "Name a book you didn't want to end and haven't finished," with the has...

10 Favorite Books By Pseudonymous Writers

The Daily Beast | Posted 09.13.2011 | Books

From George Orwell to Patricia Highsmith, 10 great books written by pseudonymous authors. Carmela Ciuraru, author of Nom de Plume: A Secret History of...

Picking Favorites: Books That Make Me Sigh With Satisfaction

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 09.05.2011 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

A great book happens when I pick up a book and can't put it down again; when I cannot suppress the sighs upon finishing it; when I cannot wait to tell everyone I know: read this book! But how to pick a favorite?

7 Must-Read Books On The Future Of The Internet

Brain Pickings | Posted 07.25.2011 | Books

We're deeply fascinated by the evolution of media and the sociocognitive adaptations that go along with it, but perhaps even more so by the intellectu...

Huffpost Reporters' Picks: What They're Reading And Loving Now (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.17.2011 | Books

It's a wild and varied staff at Huffington Post and the reporters are avid readers. They've got favorites they're in the middle of reading and we thou...

Woody Allen's Top 5 Books

guardian.co.uk | Woody Allen | Posted 07.09.2011 | Books

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PHOTOS: HuffPost Editors' Picks, Books We're Loving Right Now

Posted 06.30.2011 | Books

The reporters and editors on the Huffington Post staff are serious book lovers and we wanted to know what they're reading and loving now, hoping that ...

Favorite Books Of 2010

salon.com | Steve Kornacki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Over the last two days, Salon's Laura Miller has revealed her list of the most memorable fiction and nonfiction books of the year. (Her picks included...

Book Recommendations

guardian.co.uk | Posted 12.08.2011 | Books

All of this raises a number of rather disquieting existential questions. Does this mean, when a fellow book lover gives you a book you hate, the perso...

Independent Books: Huffington Post Readers' Favorites From Indie Publishers (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

For the past week, in honor of Independence Day, we've been celebrating the best of the independents in the book world -- the independent bookstores, ...

Politicians' Favorite Books

The Guardian | Richard Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Nick Clegg's article in the Guardian, naming Samuel Beckett as a writer who inspired him, has caused a ripple of bemused comment outside the UK, parti...

'Books That Changed My World': Thousands Share Most Influential Books Over Twitter

The New Yorker | Susan Orlean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

I woke up thinking about Ron Hansen's majestic, mournful book "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford." The book had gotten into m...