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Unreal Estate: Readers Share Favorite Literary Locations
Readers Write

Unreal Estate: Readers Share Favorite Literary Locations

by Terri Barnes

A good book is an excellent vehicle for exploration. Literary journeys offer an array of imaginative destinations, from the realistic to the fantastic. In this edition of Reader’s Write, we asked readers to tell us about their favorite places to visit in the pages of a book and to describe how authors create these enjoyable and believable literary locations. […]

Eye-Opening Books for 2020
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Eye-Opening Books for 2020

The books we read often change the way we view ourselves and the world around us. What better year than 2020 for clarity of vision, and what better way to achieve clarity than by reading good books? In this first Readers Write of the new year and new decade, readers talk about books they found to be eye-opening and transformative, in a variety of genres from self-help to children’s fiction. […]

Do You Reread Favorite Books?
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Do You Reread Favorite Books?

Children are known to read favorite books over and over, but what about adult readers? For this edition of Readers Write, we asked readers if they like to reread favorite books. Some adults said they still enjoy revisiting literary favorites, while others prefer to discover new books in their limited reading time. […]