My nonfiction reading list has been all over the place the last few years, from history to how social systems operate, to nanotechnology and beyond. The really important ones have common traits.
We look at drugs differently. When we look at the character of Sherlock Holmes, we recognize that he is not only a brilliant mind but also the sum of his addictions. He’s a smoker. He’s a cocaine addict. He has...
A moving and shocking insight into Thai society, and the sex trade that has become one of its biggest attractions.
Ever wonder what your favourite Mad Men characters are reading? The world of 60s literature is accessible through the books mentioned by and appearing in the television show Mad Men.
In their fantasy novels Tolkien and Lewis show the different paths evil may take.
An analysis of Dominique Francon from The Fountainhead. Includes explained quotes from The Fountainhead. In-depth analysis of Dominique Francon.
I loved reading the Pretty Little Liars books in order and I'll tell you why right away. Granted, I've only read the books after starting to watch the TV series, but hen I got hooked! The thing with this series is that...
Find good fantasy novels and series to read in this huge list where the books are ranked by visitor votes. Share your own recommendations and see what great works other fantasy fans enjoy reading.
A list of the best books for girls age 4-8 that feature China and children with Chinese heritage.
Titanic survivor Margaret Brown is a very different person from the uncultured hick portrayed in such things as the musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown. Here is a short summary of her life with photos.