The /r/books book club pick for September/October is Earthcore by Scott Sigler!
I'm Irena Brignull, screenwriter and author of The Hawkweed series, and I'm here to chat about writing books and movies. AMA!
Your local library’s e-books will now show up in Google searches - Now, when you search for a book through Google, results for libraries near you that carry that e-book will show up along with outlets where you can buy it.
Joined the "Overdrive" program at my Library. Free Kindle books now. This is amazing.
The books on which Stanley Kubrick based his films
Banned Book Week!
‘The Hobbit’ was published 80 years ago today. In his review, C. S. Lewis said, “ Prediction is dangerous: but ‘The Hobbit’ may well prove a classic.”
Are the black company books good?
Children of men
What authors have the best bibliography?
Most bizarre criticism of your favorite authors?
Neil Gaiman will appear in an upcoming episode of The Simpsons as the voice of Snowball II
Today reading Cixin Liu's The Dark Forest, I stumbled upon why I love books and wonder if you have too.
Charles Bukowski fans, I just finished my first Bukowski book, and am feeling a bit underwhelmed. What am I missing?
For non native English speakers, which book was the most challenging to read in English?
What did I miss whilst reading Moby Dick, or the Whale by Herman Melville?
Have you read the most popular book from the year you were born? 1930-1976
Is "Infinite Jest" a pretentious book, or does it have a veneer of pretentiousness because of the way people talk about, review it, carry it around?
Remembering books based on life events
High Quality Books that had an immediate impact (Not just sales)?
Predictions for the 2017 Nobel Prize?
[crosspost] Doug Stanton, author of In Harm's Way and Horse Soldiers, is doing an AMA in /r/IAmA!
"House of Leaves" has been "stalking" me since I was a kid.
The Book Thief, the novel everyone should read.
Cleaning and repairing books.
Have any of you guys read "We"?
How have books changed your life?
Is it just me or is it possible to get so much into a book that you actually become the character?
Weekly Recommendation Thread for the week of September 22, 2017
Alexander McCall Smith's novels, in particular, 44 Scotland St. Novel "The Bertie Project" making me angry [Spoliers]
What was your first Stephen King book?
Some nice words about Robert Jordan on the 10th anniversary of his death.
Rhythmically Rhyming Children's Books
My Brother is a Children's Library Looking at Starting an After School Book Club for Grades 3-5 and He'd Like Advice
Kingkiller Chronicles hype [mild spoilers]
Looking for advice on maximizing available library e-book resources.
Literary Discussion Group
Hey all! I just finished reading IT, and as someone who has rarely read ever in my life, I must say I truly enjoyed the experience! I just wanted to maybe discuss things about the book and see how others felt about it.
Anyone else have periods where they're obsessed with a very specific sub-genre?
The Count of Monte Cristo - Lowell Bair vs Unabridged
If you were a part of The Dead Poet's Society, what poem would you read?