01:49 PM EDT 12/09/2013
Originally posted 12/05/2013 05:30PM
Ever wonder what the fashion world's really like, how the Pyramid builders slaked their thirst, or what it's like to work as a junk hauler?
Our staffers are finding out.
Let us know what you think of the books they're engrossed in – and tell us what you're reading.
Originally posted 10/31/2013 05:00PM
The hunt for Bin Laden in Abbottabad, Chinese smuggling rings in New York City, a transformative drama program in Levittown – these unfamiliar worlds have our staffers transfixed at the moment. Let us know what you think of their choices – and tell us what you're reading.
Originally posted 10/24/2013 05:50PM
Kids know a good story when they see one, so it's no surprise that the best YA novels can hold an adult's attention – and sometimes teach us a little something as well. Share your thoughts on the books our staffers are enjoying – and let us know what you're reading.
Originally posted 07/18/2013 05:00PM
There's the romantic kind, of course, but purely platonic devotion can transform lives too. Check out the testaments to the power of love that have our staffers engrossed – and let us know what you're reading.
Originally posted 06/20/2013 05:00PM
Our staffers have found three of the best kind of vacation books: they're engrossing and long enough to keep you mesmerized until the sun sets.
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Originally posted 06/13/2013 05:30PM
It's one of life's best feelings: stepping into a fictional world so compelling you don't want to leave.
Let us know what you think about the novels we're loving – and tell us what you're reading.
Originally posted 06/06/2013 05:00PM
Beaches and thrillers go together like burgers and corn-on-the-cob, and these three aren't just empty calories.
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Originally posted 05/30/2013 05:00PM
You won't necessarily find these books shelved with self-help, but our staffers found some sage – or at least pithy – advice in their pages.
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Originally posted 05/23/2013 05:00PM
What makes a great beach read? Romance, escape, and high odds for a happy ending – plus enough suspense to keep those pages breezily turning.
Share your thoughts on the novels we'll be losing ourselves in this Memorial Day – and let us know what you're reading.
Originally posted 05/09/2013 06:00PM
You can't go high brow all the time. Whether it's a chick lit confection, a bodice-ripper or a zombie fest, just-for-fun books have their place. See what our staffers are unwinding with below – and let us know what you're reading.
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