The /r/books book club selection for March is The Grip of It by Jac Jemc
My name is Kelly Barnhill and I write weird stories. Sometimes for kids. Sometimes for grownups. Sometimes for both. AMA.
Recently read "A Canticle for Leibowitz"
"The End is Near!" says Paul Erlich in 1968, 1974 and now again in 2018
This Woman Wrote Her Novel At A Tire Store And Now They Are Her Biggest Fans
Booksellers remove racist and Holocaust denial titles from their websites
I just found the link to the University of Florida Baldwin Library archive of 6,000 historical children’s books, all digitized and free to read online. Day made! Anyone else as super excited as I am?
My dad recently bought this book at an estate sale. Anna Karenina by Tolstoy. Believes it's a first edition.
I’ve just finished reading the original Jurassic Park novel and it has completely changed my attitude towards reading.
The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian
The Disappearance of Books Threatens to Erode Fine Arts Libraries
I Discovered Anton Chekov.
Just finished Seveneves. Only took me about a year.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Easily one of the best books I have ever read. Beneath A Scarlet Sky.
The Advice Columnists Who Prescribe Literature as Medicine
I just went on a book spree and I feel so happy
Have you ever THOUGHT you finished a series, found it anticlimactic, and then found that it was NOT, in fact, the final book in the series?
Huxley's Mirror - Orwell’s dystopia was technological and scary enough. Huxley’s was more terrifying because it was human.
Wicked witches and evil queens: why children's books need more female villains
Reading in native languages.
Disgrace, by Coetzee - did you love it, did you hate it?
Wheel of Time questions (Spoilers)
Black Lives Matter novel wins Waterstones children's book of the year
Favorite Poetry: March 2018
You can climb a 'book mountain' in The Tianjin Binhai Library in China. The library has shelving for 1.2M books.
Who is the most evil character in fiction literature?
When Frank Lloyd Wright Designed a Bookstore
I have grown depended on reading
Finished reading "A Brief History of The Dead" and can't stop thinking about it.
Why can't I read normally?!
Overrated books that made it on the New York Times Bestseller List?
Does Norman Mailer Still Matter in 2018?
Reading a biography on each U.S. President
Is there hope for me and Litsy?
3 novels that aim for the heart of America’s love affair with guns: "Big Guns," "Gun Love," and "How to be Safe"
Started reading "The Worst Hard Time"
Virtual Book Club for Two?
I’m Becky Albertalli, the author of the book Love, Simon is based on. Ask me anything!
Questions about Marginalia
Do you think you read books that aren't broken up into chapters or parts faster than normal?
How important are the Harry Potter series to you?