Literary Trivia

The Ultimate Flowchart For Finding Your Next Good Read

Summer is coming for those of us in the southern hemisphere and it's time for us to choose our next holiday reads. You may find this infographic helpful when deciding what to read next. 'This infographic is loaded to the brim with authors and books…

Banned Books Week – The 10 Most Challenged Titles Of 2016

What is Banned Books Week? Banned Books Week is the book community’s annual celebration of the freedom to read. This year the week is celebrated from 24-30 September 2017. Banned Books Week was launched in 1982 in response to a surge in the number of challenges to…

The 24 Most Controversial Books of All Time

Next week, 24-30 September 2017, is Banned Books Week. In anticipation, we thought we would share Readers.com's infographic on the Most Feared Books of all time. If you want to find out which books were the most challenged over the past 15 years, follow this…

7 Things You Might Not Know About John Green

John Green is an award-winning, best-selling American writer of young adult fiction. He is also a YouTube vlogger and educator. His novels include Looking for Alaska and The Fault in Our Stars. Green was included in Time magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people…

The 11 Top-Earning Authors Of 2017

Every year, Forbes announces the top-earning authors in the world.  Nearly half of the authors on 2017's list are women. Some of the perennial favourites have fallen off the list, including George R.R. Martin, John Green, and Veronica Roth. Hayley C. Cuccinello writes: 'For the first time…

Which Country Reads The Most?

A Guide to Global Reading Habits "People read books not only for knowledge, but also for entertainment and as therapy. Since the printing press was invented in the 15th century, books have intrigued populations worldwide. The best-selling book of all time is Cervantes' Don Quixote, originally published in…

How Long Does It Take To Read Popular Books?

There are few things more enjoyable than sitting down with an incredible book. The real word fades away as you immerse yourself in a new adventure. Unfortunately, our literary escapes can only last so long-- reality and obligations inevitably get in the way. So what's…

The Writing Retreats Of 13 Famous Authors

We have always been fascinated by writers. We want to know about their jobs before they became writers, their writing tools, their rejections, their addictions, their habits, their pets, and their homes. We want to know where they they sleep, how they write, and where they…

5 Tips For Writing Vivid Fiction From Edgar Allan Poe

'How many good books suffer neglect through the inefficiency of their beginnings!' ~Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor, and literary critic. He was one of the first American short story writers. He is known as the inventor of the…
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