• 5 Must-Read Novels Set In Philadelphia

    5 Must-Read Novels Set In Philadelphia0

    Philadelphia: City of brotherly love, notable for its rich history. Take a trip to Philly with these 5 must-read novels set in Philadelphia. 1. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser via pinterest.com “The Philadelphia into which Frank Algernon Cowperwood was born was a city of two hundred and fifty thousand and more. It was set with

  • 5 Must-Read Books About Dreams

    5 Must-Read Books About Dreams0

    One third of our lives takes place in dream world. But what are our dreams trying to tell us? Take a closer look with these fiction and nonfiction selections about dreams. 1. The Interpretation of Dreams: The Complete and Definitive Text by Sigmund Freud “What are the most common dreams and why do we have

  • 30 Reasons Why You Should Read Books

    30 Reasons Why You Should Read Books0

    Why should you read books? Because the benefits of reading are manifold. These 30 reasons examine why you should make reading books a priority in your life. 1. Books help to educate us. 2. Books entertain us. 3. Books teach us empathy. 4. Books invite us to think outside the box. 5. Books make us

  • 5 Must-Read Novels About Strong Memorable Older Women

    5 Must-Read Novels About Strong Memorable Older Women0

    Smart women of all ages will appreciate these 5 must-read novels about strong memorable older women. 1. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout Olive Kitteridge is beyond prickly but she’s resilient. She’s enraging but can be almost endearing, even if you might not want her living next door. 2. Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

  • 5 Novels About Long-Standing Friendships

    5 Novels About Long-Standing Friendships0

    These novels about long-standing friendships remind us why we love and cherish our BFF relationships.  1. The Book Club by Mary Alice Monroe “Mary Alice Monroe invites you to meet five remarkable characters as she explores the power of friendship with tenderness, honesty and understanding. “On the surface, it is a monthly book club. But

  • Top 10 Ways To Get Over A Reading Slump

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    It’s called reader burnout, and yes, it happens to all book lovers. Do not fear, there are ways to overcome this crippling affliction. Here are the top 10 ways to get over a reading slump. 1. Take a break. Athletes and students take breaks so when they return to the field or classroom they feel