Looking back from the modern day, we can see how the use of swear words has changed over time -- and how that change captures the essence of the evolving American psyche.
Here are five simple ways to help you remind yourself to read more.
For American women, a book club membership means more than just reading: It might offer them rewards in terms of dating and sex, too.
Adult coloring books are becoming wildly popular, so we talked to Wendy Piersall, who has four coloring books full of intricate, imaginative designs.
Readers worldwide will rejoice at the publication of a newly-discovered book, What Pet Should I Get? by Dr Seuss.
Below are a few of the odder habits exhibited by our favorite writers, whose brilliance justifies any and all eccentricities.
As obviously fictional and idealized as romance novels may be, these books have a surprisingly strong impact women worldwide - and that's not always good.
Do you like crime and mystery novels with surprise endings? The answer may be all in your personality.
The legendary Dr Seuss - Theodor Seuss Geisel - has used humor to encourage generations of kids to read. So how did his genius get started?
Kids who are frequent readers differ substantially in a number of ways from those children who read books for fun less than one day a week.
You may think reading before bed is helping you get to sleep at night... but it might actually be messing up your rest.
Yet some talent is so profound that even early efforts signify genius. The tiny, hand-lettered, hand-bound books by the Brontë children surely qualify.
Some people travel, but forget to bring along any common sense. Here are 42 crazy but true travel complaints that will make you cringe.
Do you love fantasy stories? People experience fantasy elements in books and movies differently, explaining why some people enjoy it more than others.
Fox TV has a modern-day hit on its hands with its retelling of the 1820 short story 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,' by American author Washington Irving.