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The Ultimate 50 States Reading List

Join us on a reading road trip.<p>Explore the United States with this coast-to-coast reading list. We’ve compiled 50 books (and plays!) set in the 50 …

Summer Reading 2017

This Summer just pick a mood to suit your reading - click on a category to find out more. Also once you've chosen your story pick the format that …

Most Anticipated: The Great 2017 Book Preview

Although 2016 has gotten a bad rap, there were, at the very least, a lot of excellent books published. But this year! Books from <b>George Saunders</b>,</b> …

34 books we’re excited about in 2017

31 Books You Need To Bring To The Beach This Summer

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The 18 Best Fiction Books Of 2015

Don't sleep on these bad boys.<p>In 2015, we were overwhelmed by the thoroughly kickass roster of new books on offer. We tore through some, and others we savored slowly. A few disappointed us, while many more thrilled us unexpectedly. Sci-fi, memoir, magical realism, short fiction, very (very) long …

31 Mini Pies to Try This Fall

They say that good things come in small packages, and when it comes to mini pies, it’s definitely true. Whether sweet or savory, these 31 picks are just perfect for dressing up your appetizer and dessert displays during Thanksgiving, or any upcoming fall gathering. Some of them are even so …

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

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Donald Trump Trades His Comb-Over for a Man Bun?! See the Hilarious Pic

Take a few deep breaths.<p>We don't know how to break this to you, but an alarmingly epic Photoshopped pic of <b>Donald Trump</b> in a man bun has been floating …

In Jonathan Franzen’s Purity, truth is found in fiction—not in data

For Jonathan Franzen, form and function are inseparable: to write seriously about the human condition requires a big, important book. To tweet, text, …

9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

21 Must-Read Fall Books

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>21 Must-Read Fall Books<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

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2015 Fall Books Preview: 33 Can't-Miss New Reads

BRB, we'll be in our bedrooms reading until winter.<p>Setting aside Jonathan Franzen's ubiquitously discussed new novel <i>Purity</i>, fall 2015 is an embarrassment of literary riches. Intriguing fiction debuts, humorous essays from masters of the form and new offerings from some of the greatest novelists of …

8 Dynamite Books For The Dog Days Of Summer

This month we're reading about unstoppable heroines, disappointed housewives, sexy sleuths...and more.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>40 Books To Read Before Turning 40

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11 Big Fat Debut Novels to Keep You Reading All Summer

By Julianna Haubner | Off the Shelf<p>While the classics have always had a reputation for intimidating length (Tolstoy, Dickens, I'm looking at you), we are now living in the era of an entirely new trend: the big, fat, juicy debut novel. Industry insiders (<i>The Daily Beast</i> and <i>Vulture</i> among them) have …

Independent publishers dominate 2015 Guardian first book award longlist

From an eccentric debut novel to a searing portrait of Putin’s Russia, the contenders for this year’s award show the strength and daring of the ‘indies’<p>Guardian first book award 2015 longlist – in pictures<p>From a portrait of a marriage first spotted by Jonathan Franzen to a chilling account of …

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Our favourite books of 2015 (so far)

Our staff share the best books they’ve read so far this year, including new releases and older titles just discovered.<p>Alan Vaarwerk, Editorial …

Clever Ways To Fit Beds In Small Rooms

DIY

Aprils Best Bets (pg. 8)

April’s Best Bets [SHOWING SLIDE 8 OF 10]<p>A new novel from Nobel Prize recipient Toni Morrison (<i>God Help the Child</i>), bestseller Jon Krakauer’s new …

Nobel Prize

10 Novels to Lose Yourself In (pg. 1)

"Genuinely suspenseful and disturbing; McCreight delivers a provocative, timely novel that reminds us that sometimes the things that shine the …

Books

13 Unforgettable Debuts (pg. 1)

13 Unforgettable Debuts [SHOWING SLIDE 1 OF 13]<p>It’s a new spring, with new hopes and new plans. And new books, by new writers. There’s a vibrant …

Acquainted

You’re Not Fooling Anyone With Your Pretend Laughter

Why do we laugh? The obvious answer is because something is funny. But if we look closer at when and how laughter occurs in ordinary social …

29 Awesome Books With Strong Female Protagonists

Celebrate National Women's History Month with these 29 great books.

The Funniest Sketches from Every Guest on the 'SNL' 40th Anniversary Special (Almost)

To celebrate Sunday's <em>SNL</em> 40th-anniversary show, we locked ourselves in a room and watched hours and hours of sketches to dig up the funniest (or close-to-funniest) clip of each confirmed guest as of yesterday.<p>We don't have to tell you how <i>Saturday Night Live</i> has been America's premiere …

'Saturday Night Live' 40th anniversary special: All the most unforgettable moments

Are you a huge fan of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>‘s current cast? Too bad—because they decidedly were <i>not</i> the focus of Sunday night’s huge, celebrity-stuffed, …

Comedy

Oscar Nominees’ Most Embarrassing Roles: Skinny-Dipping Bradley Cooper and More

These Academy Award-nominated thespians turned in some of the finest screen performances of the year. These lackluster roles are (probably) their …

Robert Downey Jr.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice: 2015's best beaches | CNN Travel

Beaches

Best and Worst Dressed at the Oscars

Classic Pictures From the Oscars