Baby, It's Cold Outside: 10 Romances for Hot Winter Nights

From historical to paranormal, these hot romances will keep you warm all winter long.

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December 13, 2014

Murders by the Book: Curl Up With Great Detectives

Winter is as good as here so we've assembled a killer list of new detective series for you to curl up with when it gets cold outside.

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December 12, 2014

Sloane Crosley: The Other Voice of a Generation

Sloane Crosley, a former book publicist, is the author of two essay collections that, together, tell a fascinating story of her young life and her unique way of understanding the contemporary human experience.

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December 11, 2014

In a World with No Sleep: Karen Russell's Sleep Donation

Imagine a world where sleep is not necessarily available to you – unless you find a donor of course.

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December 10, 2014

Find the Season's Meaning: The 13th Gift by Joanne Huist Smith

As recounted in her book, The 13th Gift, December, 1999, was anything but happy for Joanne Huist Smith. She of numerous Santa figurines and the perfect tree. Three wonderful children. No – just two months after her too-young-to-die husband’s death, she wanted nothing to do with Christmas.

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December 9, 2014

Excerpt: Stephen King's Weeds from Dark Screams

Stephen King is one of five writers featured in the new short story collection Dark Screams. Check out an exclusive excerpt from his story.

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December 8, 2014

Sci-fi for Everyone: The Book of Strange New Things

Michel Faber’s novel The Book of Strange New Things will appeal to both fans of science fiction and those who’ve never read a novel in the genre.

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December 7, 2014

A Long, Strange Trip: Claudia Gray's A Thousand Pieces of You

Marguerite Caine has brilliant scientist-parents, and they’ve devised a way to travel among dimensions via a small device called a Firebird. But before they can enjoy their momentous success, the invaluable Firebird prototype is stolen and Marguerite’s father is murdered.

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