The Morning News 2015 Tournament Of Books Shortlist

It's time to get ready for The Morning News Tournament Of Books! Which book will battle the rest to come out victorious, the Champion of Books for 2015? Make sure you've read all the books on the list below by March 1 (don't worry, we've got them all at 30% off) and vote by January 12 on who you think should be revived in the Zombie Round!

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11 Solid Book Resolutions For 2015

We asked our follower on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and Tumblr what their book-related New Year's resolutions were for 2015. What follows is a compilation of some of our favorite response.

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6 Books You Should Read By New MacArthur Fellows

Today 21 new MacArthur Genius Grant recipients were named. These "exceptionally creative individuals " will certainly create great things in the future, but plenty of them have awesome works you can read today! Here are 6 to help you discover the world's newest official geniuses.

PowellsBooks • 3 years ago

5 Murakami Books You Should Read Now (Besides Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki And His Years Of Pilgrimage)

Last week Haruki Murakami's latest book, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, was released to the extreme excitement of uberfans everywhere. If you are new to the phenomenon that is Murakami, or you're just so excited about the new one that you want more too, here are five suggestions to get you started on what will certainly be a new obsession.

PowellsBooks • 3 years ago

21 Books You Should Finally Finish Reading This Summer

It's the middle of July guys. That means not only is summer really, actually happening, it is HALFWAY DONE. We asked our followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and Tumblr to take serious stock of what they are doing with their lives (what books they are reading) and tell us which ones they will finally finish this summer. What follows is a sampling of their answers.

PowellsBooks • 3 years ago