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11 Books Set in College

There is something undeniably bewitching about autumn. The season of pensive beauty and glorious metamorphosis, it fills our lungs with the smell of fallen leaves and a promise of new beginnings.

12 Thrilling Books to Read this Summer

We have compiled a list of twelve thrilling stories, that will enhance your long summer days in the sun.

20 Books Set on the Moon

A mysterious celestial body, which has fascinated many cultures around the globe, has been sparking controversies, inspiring myths and tantalising the imagination of the world’s great thinkers for thousands of years.

12 Hot Summer Reads

The season of long days and star-lit nights has finally arrived. Some will be soaking up the sun by the ocean, some - sipping away iced tea on a porch, while others- backpacking in Europe.

12 Irresistible First Lines from Books

Anyone on the lookout for their next big readventure can think of a few episodes of analysis paralysis in a bookshop.

10 Banned Books

The freedom of expression in literature has been challenged ever since the dawn of the written word.

12 Emotionally Charged Novels That All Make You Cry

From darkly wondrous tales of love to heartbreaking accounts of survival, these twelve emotionally charged novels will elicit the tears of joy and sorrow, leaving no heart untouched.

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15 Romantic Quotes for Your Valentine’s Day Card

10 Book Adaptations for 2019

12 Villains of Christmas

13 Creepy Halloween Stories

10 Cozy Autumn Reads

12 fictional worlds to get lost in this fall

12 Great Sea Adventure Stories

Summer Reads 2018

10 Must Read Books About Royalty

The Best of the Brontës' Books

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