Melissa Kavanagh

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11 Essential Stephen King Books

<b>Re(a)drum.</b><p>Stephen King is one of the most prolific authors in the world, with more than 50 books in print, and more coming out every year. He also happens to be one of my favorite storytellers, an author I've read more than any other. In fact, I've read every book he's ever written, so that puts me …

15 YA Novels To Watch Out For This Spring

The birds will chirp, the flowers will blossom, and these are the YA books you should be reading in the park.<p>***<p><i>Chelsey Philpot teaches writing at Boston University. She has written for the</i> New York Times, Boston Globe, Slate, <i>and numerous other publications. Her first YA novel,</i> Even in Paradise<i>,</i> …

15 Books To Spark Your Feminist Awakening

We asked women on BuzzFeed's editorial staff what book gave them their "a-ha!" feminist moment. A starter guide to your feminist reading collection, below.

50 Books by Women Authors to Read for #ReadWomen2014

I applaud anyone thinking of doing #readwomen2014, even as I’m not sure I’ll be doing it myself in any formal way. Making it a point to read books …


25 YA Novels Everyone — Even Adults — Should Read

It’s a truism that kids’ books aren’t just for kids. Franchises like <i>Harry Potter</i> and <i>The Hunger Games</i> wouldn’t be nearly as successful if adults …


50 Essential Mystery Novels That Everyone Should Read

<i>Editor’s note: This post was originally published in January 2014. We’ve selected it as one of the posts we’re republishing for our 10th anniversary</i> …

50 Novels Guaranteed to Make You a Better Person

It’s a new year, and resolutions are flying left and right — although, it <i>has</i> been two weeks, so certain pledges have probably already crashed and …

A "True Detective" Reading List

A list of dark, weird, and Southern gothic books that every fan of HBO's True Detective should read.<p>Unless you've been watching TV under a rock, you probably know that HBO's dark and gritty <i>True Detective</i> is the best show airing. The series, which may be the most gorgeously shot TV show of all time, …

The 50 Best iPhone And iPad Games Of 2013

"I have a Windows laptop, an Xbox One, an iPad and an Android phone. I like playing games on all of these, because I'm a gamer, not a snob," wrote @cypherspace. Yes.<p>One exciting thing about mobile gaming in 2013 was the diverse fare on offer, whether you were a veteran gamer or a newcomer surging …

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The 21 Best YA Books Of 2013

Whether you're actually a young adult or not, these books captivated us in 2013. Ranked in no particular order.

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!