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.

December 18, 2014

5 Fabulous and Fictional Fireplace Reads

Winter is such a great time to read. We always hear about beach reads, but what about fireplace reads? Here are five such books that are perfect for such an occasion.

December 16, 2014

Exclusive Fiction from Monica McInerney: A Change of Key

Enjoy a short story from Monica McInerney, whose latest novel is Hello from the Gillespies.

December 15, 2014

12 Adapted Books to Read Now

In celebration of adaptations and the great books from which they're sourced, check out one of these twelve books before seeing its movie version.

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.

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.

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.

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.

December 6, 2014

What Happens in Vegas: Tracy Wolff's Latest

Tracy Wolff brings us five brand-new novellas of a Las Vegas that’s hotter than you’ve ever known.

December 4, 2014

2014 Must Read: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

If you are going to read one book this year, make it Anthony Doerr’s sublime, electrifying, universally appealing All the Light We Cannot See.

December 2, 2014

Art and Reality in Ali Smith's New Novel

Ali Smith’s How to be both approaches the world as only a novel can and affects us as only true art can.

December 1, 2014

Introduce Yourself to Marilynne Robinson

Many accolades can be foisted upon Lila and most of them already have been. It is a deeply felt, considerately structured, well-written novel. Marilynne Robinson stands at this point in time as a towering, unimpeachable figure in the literary landscape. If there exists any recorded example of someone criticizing her work, I have yet to […]

November 29, 2014

'Justiss' Is Served in Wild Nights: New Romance from Tina Wainscott

Book 3 in Tina Wainscott’s Justiss Alliance series is just as hot as you’d expect it to be.

November 27, 2014

The Human Body: The International Side of Afghanistan

It’s easy to forget that American soldiers are not the only forces in harm’s way, and that the war effort is part of an international coalition. Giordano offers a different and valuable perspective – one worth visiting.

November 25, 2014

Challenge Yourself: We Are Not Ourselves

Matthew Thomas’s debut novel is heavy, uncomfortable, and beautiful.