A Quest for an E-Reader

As long as I’ve been a reader, I’ve favored physical books over all other mediums. Though I have to admit, there weren’t e-books when I was younger, you either read, or you listen to audiobooks, or both, or neither, so the choices were more limited. And physical books have stayed as the thing for me … Continue reading A Quest for an E-Reader

Heroines in Books and the Lessons They Taught Us

Here are eight bookish heroines, and the lessons they teach us.

10 Books With Kick-Ass Female Protagonists

A compilation of a variety of personalities who are all kick-ass in their own, unique, sometimes unconventional way.

8 Stunning Locations and the Literature They Inspired

Every town, city and country have something to offer, each place inspiring to at least one person. Certain locations may resonate with people because it's where they grew up, where they had their first kiss or because it reminds them of stories they've been told. Other locations may inspire because of their long history or … Continue reading 8 Stunning Locations and the Literature They Inspired

Powerful Themes to Appreciate in Khaled Hosseini’s Novels

It is widely believed that Khaled Hosseini is one of the best authors of our time. His work has set a benchmark for modern literature and his voice has been revolutionary as a “spokesperson” for the Afghan nation. His stories are best known for their empathetic tone, as they evoke emotions that cut to the … Continue reading Powerful Themes to Appreciate in Khaled Hosseini’s Novels

Truthful Teachings of Tolkien

Tolkien taught us many life lessons that one should always keep in mind in order to live a life as full and prosperous as good old Bilbo Baggins.

The Delicate Etiquette of Book Reviewing

Here are some more “do’s and don’ts” for book ratings and reviews that will help make the internet a friendlier place.