I used to cram the reading into the last two weeks of summer (because we had tests on the first day of school and the books had to be freshly read for a good grade), which really ended summer vacations on a sour note. Did you/do you feel the same way? I've put together a fun summer...

I always like to split my summer reading selections into 3 categories: A good novel, a biography, and a work of Literature (with a capital L). My Literature last year was the Complete Works of Oscar Wilde. The novel, or novels in this case, was the complete works of Agatha Christie featuring...

I want to share a great book and hopefully some great learning with you on teaching from one of my summer reads "What the Best College Teachers Do" by Ken Bains. This book was published a while ago, yet, in so much of the teaching literature this book is cited. Book cover face image Image...

Need some recommendations for summer reading? I've been getting back in the habit of reading and loving it. I finished Wild and definitely recommend it and worked my way through two more books. Both. Amazing. The reads couldn't be more different, but they should both make your summer reading...

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Since it's well documented that I have stacks of reading material all over my apartment, coming up with a list of books wasn't difficult, it was whittling that list down into something manageable for the column this week. Since summer reading is traditionally about fun, frothy reads, I've...

In need of a good summer read? Our friendly, lit-lovin' employees are here to help! Whether you're looking for the intrigue of a mystery book or the startling honesty of a memoir, we've got book recommendations aplenty. See which books we fell for, and let us know your recs. Impromptu book...

Remember that summer reading list you used to get way back in the day? Maybe you read everything on the list, and then some, or maybe you crumpled it into your backpack and did your best to ignore it. But either way, we've got some good news for you: It's exponentially more fun and much more...

However, when it comes to summer reading, there's something about an old favorite that's even more fulfilling. With the lazy, hazy days calling for a bit of nostalgia, some of the Refinery29 editors decided to return to their own favorite piece of written work that continues to captivate no...

I'm on holiday this week, so here are a few good things to read. Part 2 of my summer reading list is focusing on more "productive" books – not necessarily what you want to be reading while you are on the beach but certainly worth picking up if you are looking to make some changes in your life....

 

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