An important side of the beloved writer, who was as much an artist of pictures as he was of words. Storytelling icon J.R.R. Tolkien (Janu
There are probably a handful of books out there that have changed the way you see everything -- fiction and non-fiction. Some of them you read in high school or earlier, and others you discovered o...
because movies are overrated.
Shakespeare was endlessly bedazzled by the possibilities of words. As Shakespeare Week draws to a close, lecturer Daniel Swift takes a look at the words he gave to us
Let's abandon the childish notion that reading isn't cool. We're grown men here and reading happens to be one of the many ways we enjoy spending a bit of our free time. Of course, sitting down with...
The ten greatest short story writers of the twenty-first century? What, we scoff, only ten? After all, the century's fourteen already - that's enough time to compile a list twice as long as this one!
POR QUE LER DÁ SONO, VOCÊ SABE?
And all you have to do is read them!
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Amazon released its list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday. Books include 'Pride and Prejudice,' 'The Great Gatsby and 'Life After Life.'
An updated list of sites that offer free public domain ebooks and audiobooks: Project Gutenberg, Europeana, DPLA, Internet Archive, and more.
Jack English fell in love with the Pine Valley backcountry when he was a child. Many years later, the violin bow maker and his wife built a fairy-tale life there. But she is gone, and he's too fragile to stay.
Bloomsday, an annual celebration of James Joyce's Ulysses, is upon us today with more excitement than ever. Even with the festivities, the book's reputation for density, erudition, and ...