Native American Literature: November 2017
Weekly Recommendation Thread for the week of November 24, 2017
Neil Gaiman leads authors demanding action to halt decline of school libraries 'falling provision risks consigning children to: ‘a lifetime of low achievement’
It's time for the annual Bad Sex in Fiction awards! Here are the extracts from this year's shortlist
I read Adonis Violence and Islam, it completely changed my view of myself, and now I might have an identity crisis.
Pushing through the first 200 pages of Dune was a great decision
Shout out for the legendary Terry Pratchett!
What is The Myth Of Sisyphus advocating?
The Goblet of Fire still terrifies me
Novels that Break All the Rules
What book did you dislike so much that you couldn't bring yourself to finish it?
The US Embassy in Germany published a richly detailed outline of American literature, from the earliest times up to the 1980s
Study finds that "SF doesn’t really make you stupid. It’s more that if you’re stupid enough to be biased against SF you will read SF stupidly."
Reading fluency and books
Another 100 best books list for 2017, this one a bit less mainstream. How many have you read?
[SPOILERS] Unpopular Turtles All The Way Down opinion (sorry)
Has anyone read Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth?
Get a kid to read
I bought a used book with a heartfelt note written on the inside cover
How a Young Ernest Hemingway Dealt with his First Taste of Fame
Parents, please let your kids read whatever they like
2017 Costa Book Awards Shortlist Announced
Five Sci-Fi/Fantasy Books That Need To Be TV Shows
Which book would you give to a 15 y/o kid living in a poor rural area, and why that one?
Does ir bother you to find that a book was poorly translated?
Ready Player One feels very similar to the anime Sword Art Online.
How WWII popularized the paperback
YA click cliches
What was your favorite childhood book?
A website we would really need
Has anybody here read "Letters to a german princess", written by Leonard Euler?
Anybody else excited for the Barnes & Noble collectible hardcovers this Friday?
The art of Terry Pratchett's Discworld – in pictures
Join the Battle for Net Neutrality!! We need to stop them from allowing ISPs to charge us extra fees to access ebooks, games or anything else!
The Kindle is Ten Years Old
My 7yo doesn't like reading, has anyone else encountered this, and did your children decide they did like to read eventually?
Bird Box (Some Spoilers)
Laundry, libraries, and literacy: Why one group is putting books in laundromats
Using Words in Novels in Everyday Life
How to deal with present tense as a reader?
A Pocketful of Crows - anyone read?
Omnivoracious: Best Cookbooks of 2017