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  1. The 2015 Read Harder Challenge: How Did I Do? And What Are My Picks?


    January 4, 2016 by Reader's Connection

    • I, Glenn Halberstadt, your Reader’s Connection blogger, have completed (or by mid-afternoon will have completed) my reading for Book Riot’s 2015 Read Harder Challenge, as created by Rachel Manwill. •…

  2. Cream of the Crop: Best Books of 2015


    December 12, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    From Selector Emily Chandler: 2015 has been a fantastic year for literature. As the year closes out, the best of 2015 lists have been rolling including such illustrious resources as…

  3. Grinches! Scrooges! Nutcrackers! Gifts of the Magi! (Some holiday movies based on books)


    December 9, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    From Selector Jessica Lawrence:  ‘Tis the season! As we start getting in the holiday spirit it is the perfect time to start re-watching those perennial favorite holiday movies. Everyone has…

  4. Into the home stretch on the Read Harder Challenge


    November 22, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    • I have six weeks to go on Book Riot’s 2015 Read Harder Challenge, as created by Rachel Manwill. I doubled the requirement, early on, so the goal for the year…

  5. The 2015 National Book Awards


    November 18, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    At a ceremony on Wednesday evening, the National Book Awards for 2015 were presented.   Fiction Adam Johnson, Fortune Smiles: Stories How do you follow a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel? For…