Life in Quotes – In Memory of Ursula K. Le Guin (1929-2018)

As we mourn the loss of an incredible woman and a formidable mind, let's remind ourselves of some of her most amazing quotes. 

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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

15 Literary Quotes That Will Inspire Your Day

Some quotes from novels, in particular, resonate with us, change us and the way we see things. Or just provide a little comfort to us when we need it.

The End: Lasting Last Words from Books

Regardless of how it ends, there's a lot you can learn about a book by reading its last line.

Hook, Line, and Sinker: Fantastic First Lines in Books

Don’t judge a book by its cover—judge it by its hook.

“Reader’s Bill of Rights” by Daniel Pennac

1. The right to not read 2. The right to skip pages 3. The right to not finish 4. The right to reread 5. The right to read anything 6. The right to escapism 7. The right to read anywhere 8. The right to browse 9. The right to read out loud 10. The right … Continue reading “Reader’s Bill of Rights” by Daniel Pennac

“You Should Date a Girl Who Reads” by Rosemarie Urquico

Date a girl who reads because you deserve it. You deserve a girl who can give you the most colorful life imaginable.

17 Inspiring Introverts In Literature

A list of characters who are described as "introverted" or socially-something-negative whose thoughts are relatable to an introverted reader.