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30 Debut Authors Pick Fave Books Of Decade: Today In Books

30 Debut Authors Pick Fave Books Of Decade

Bustle asked 30 authors who had a debut book in the last decade what their favorite book of the decade was to create this very eclectic and awesome list of books. Bonus: the authors explain why they chose their pick.

Charles Dickens And The Literary Pirates That Kept Stealing His Work

Watching or reading your annual rewatch/reread of A Christmas Carol? Why not also read about the pirating of Charles Dickens’ famous ghostly Christmas story in the 1840s and how the trial affected his later work.

A Warm Welcome To The Library

The nonprofit organization Operation Warm has organized the event A Warm Welcome to the Library with participating libraries, helping librarians teach families the resources available to them along with giving out new coats and books. “‘These events attracted families who had never been inside their neighborhood library,’ McChesney says. ‘We find that if we can get a child into their neighborhood library, they are very likely to return.’”