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20 Great Literature Quotes About Reading

Here are 20 great literature quotes about reading.<br>[Gathered by Regina Kenney]<p><b>“Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be</b> …

Two Authors Suggests The Books All Young People Should Read

Youth literature authors Hena Khan and Sara Farizan recommend 8 books for kids of different ages.

Paris Review - Anthony Hecht, The Art of Poetry No. 40

Interviewed by J. D. McClatchy<p>Issue 108, Fall 1988<p>Anthony Hecht and Gwendolyn Brooks, 1987. Photograph by William Stafford<p>Anthony Hecht is an aristocrat among poets. It’s not that his work stands apart from others’, but that his poems hold themselves to a high standard, and in their purposes and …

The Story of You: Writing as a Tool for Self-Discovery

<b>“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”</b> —Maya Angelou, <i>I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings</i><p>Why do we write? To tell stories, …

Creative Writing

The Winner of This Year's Hugo For Best Novel Is Writing a Mass Effect Book

The latest entry in the scifi RPG series <i>Mass Effect</i>, <i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> is out next year—and with it, a bevy of novels designed to tie into the …

This amazingly feminist novel was written by a middle-aged white man 99 years ago

‘The Job’ struggled with the problem of having it all before women could even vote<p>Close your eyes and imagine a contemporary male novelist, a real …

Literature

The Ultimate Post-Westworld Reading List

Now that 'Westworld' is over, here's your ultimate reading list of books with the same vibe.<p>The first season of HBO’s <i>Westworld</i> has officially ended, …

What It Takes To Become An Inspiring Author

Having read a book called <i>Freedom after the sharks</i> by Geoff Hudson-Searle, I became curious to find out about the author of the book and to learn what …

How Adaptive Studios Is Hacking “Development Hell” By Buying Abandoned Screenplays

By Dan Solomon9 minute Read<p>Here’s a very typical Hollywood story. Back in the ’90s, British screenwriter William Osborne was on something of a hot …

The 18 Best Fiction Books Of 2016

Read 'em and weep. (And laugh, gasp, nod, shout "YASSS," and so on.)<p>Each year, when best-of lists start popping up all over promptly on Dec. 1, it feels too soon. Really? We’re saying goodbye to the year already? It’s barely 11/12ths over!<p>For 2016, many have been wishing it gone for some time …

The 20 best books of the year, according to readers

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Book recommendation sharing website Goodreads just released its 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards chosen by readers …

Books

Looking For The Best Books Of 2016? NPR's Concierge Is Here To Help

NPR's annual Book Concierge is back. And to mark the occasion, correspondent Lynn Neary joins <i>Morning Edition</i>'s Rachel Martin to talk about the year in fiction — and to share a couple of her favorite titles from 2016.<p>If you're looking for the books mentioned on-air, here are links to:<p>The Underground …

Books