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Feminist Books Emma Watson

Feminist Books Read by Emma Watson

WhyToRead kicks off 2017 with a review of some feminist books from Emma Watson’s (of Harry Potter fame) reading list of 2016. Emma is a noted feminist and interested in women’s rights. Some books may be a bit radical for your taste, some will be

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Merry Christmas 2016 from WhyToRead

MERRY CHRISTMAS from WhyToRead.com  We’ll be back in the new year with lots more books lists on all your favorite topics. From Mystery and detective books to sci-fi to historical romance. Non-fiction will not be forgotten either with lists on philosophy, sociology, ancient history underway.

Christmas Mystery Books 2016

Christmas Mystery Books 2016

Is there the perfect Christmas Mystery?  Detective novels and crime fiction are one of the top genres. Who doesn’t love to snuggle down in front of a burning fireplace,  hot drink in hand, with a good mystery book.  Lucky for us, they usually come in

book quote gifts Christmas 2016

Best Book Quote gifts ever 2016

Readers love a good book quote from their favorite author or series.  Tap into this list for easy, simple, cheap Christmas presents in 2016.  From classics to slightly kitsch, there’s something for everyone. Dont leave your orders too late, get in head of the last-last

leadership books for 2017

Leadership Books for 2017

What Leadership Books are you expecting Santa to bring you this year?  What leadership skills would you like to nurture in 2017.  As the count down continues to not only Christmas, but the end of the year our thoughts turn to 2017. Readers are leaders.

Funny historical romance

Funny Historical Romance Books Xmas 2016

The only thing better than historical romance at WhyToRead is funny historical romance novels. Who didn’t laugh and enjoy the witty repartee of Elizabeth and Darcy (Pride and Prejudice). Georgette Heyer is another historical romance writer well known for her humorous situations and dialog.  Today

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Best Sci Fi Detective Stories to Read

Sci Fi is a very popular genre on WhyToRead.com.  As are detective/thriller books.  Today our review list show cases some of the best ever sci fi detective novels ever written.  Plunge into the future with robots, androids, personality chips and lots of murders to solve.

read cultural anthropology 2016

Best Cultural Anthropology Books 2016

Cultural Anthropology sounds difficult but is actually very interesting.  In the study of human kind, the cultural differences that make us who we are and what we are can be subtle or overwhelming.  These cultural anthropology books are some of the most popular in 2016.

Books for Halloween

DIY Halloween Costumes, fake blood and Decorations

Halloween is just around the corner.  DIY Halloween costumes, decorations and fake blood can all add to your Halloween fun.   Did you ever want to know how to make fake blood?  Simple baby costumes that wont scare the other young ones? With these guides, you’ll be in