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  1. “Perhaps one of the strangest sensations I’ve encountered, poised on the brink of motherhood, is the fact that even though I am reading copiously about babies and parenthood, I don’t know anything more than I did before.”

  2. The Ultimate Women in Science Reading List: 150 Essential Titles

    At Women You Should Know, Dale DeBakcsy compiles a list of books by and about women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).

  3. Because We Can’t Get Enough of Books

    Your next favorite book awaits you!

    Photo by Clem Onojeghuo from Pexels
  4. The Power of Reading: Readers Respond

    Responses to author Ann Morgan’s reading project, “Postcards from my bookshelf.”

  5. On Men Who Buy My New Book For Their Wives

    “It never occurs to me when I write that I am writing for one sex almost exclusively, which it turns out I am.” Author Robin Black unpacks the gender politics of literary fiction, and why men avoid women writers.

  6. “There exists within me a deep longing to integrate the words I read with the life I lead, hoping that I will remember each line and forever imprint it on my memory, like one yearns to recall every crater in a lover’s iris.” 

    Personal Musings
  7. On Reading and Translating the World’s Stories: Catching Up with Ann Morgan

    Book blogger Ann Morgan of A Year of Reading the World had a fantastic 2015. We caught up with Ann and chatted about connecting with fellow book lovers, translating more of the world’s stories into English, and her unique journey from blogger to author and speaker.

    Ann Morgan holding the US version of her book, photographed by Steve Lennon.
  8. 101 Books

    Robert Bruce is a full-time writer and former English major who is reading his way through Time Magazine‘s 100 Greatest Novels since 1923 (plus Ulysses).