Gift Guide: Get Lost in a Good Book
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On Library Shelfie day, snap a picture of your favorite books and use the hashtag #LibraryShelfieDay! Support libraries and celebrate your love of the written word.
Which books should be on your shelfie? Check out 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die.
Celebrate the pleasure of reading and the thrill of discovering new titles in an extraordinary book that’s as compulsively readable, entertaining, surprising, and enlightening as the 1,000-plus titles it recommends.
Covering fiction, poetry, science and science fiction, memoir, travel writing, biography, children’s books, history, and more, 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die ranges across cultures and through time to offer an eclectic collection of works that each deserve to come with the recommendation, You have to read this. But it’s not a proscriptive list of the “great works”—rather, it’s a celebration of the glorious mosaic that is our literary heritage.
“The ultimate literary bucket list.” —The Washington Post
“If there’s a heaven just for readers, this is it.” —O, The Oprah Magazine
And here are a few of our favorite reads!