Books

5 books you should read with your kids on Christmas Eve

These sweet and entertaining stories celebrate the meaning of Christmas, and are guaranteed to bring families with kids of all ages together.

New biopic highlights J.R.R. Tolkien’s lifelong commitment to Christianity

The Lord of the Rings author had a deep faith that influenced his fantastical and epic depictions of good vs.…

5 books that will take your mind off the post-election turmoil

Step away from the news and restore your spirit by curling up with a good book ... one that has nothing to do with Clinton…

9 classic family movies adapted from books on Netflix this November

Encourage little readers and keep their favorite bedtime tales alive by watching the movie versions together on Netflix this month.

Ina Garten’s 4 sweetest moments with husband Jeffrey (VIDEO)

Married for 48 years, the Barefoot Contessa and husband Jeffrey are a match made in a heavenly smelling kitchen.

The 7 fictional guys I’d date in real life

When the dating world gets tough, I find myself wishing that I could go out to dinner with one of these literary companions instead.

‘The Giving Way to Happiness’: how to take the first step toward finding your purpose

Author and philanthropic advisor Jenny Santi explains how finding a cause that's close to your heart can help you find…

Why you should read one chapter a day … with grandma, too

Regular reading habits can lengthen your lifespan, especially for those already over the age of 65.

9 thoughtful books on faith & humanity to warm your soul

This season's most thoughtful reads on spirituality come from David Gregory, Krista Tippett, Henri J. M. Nouwen, and others.

13 captivating new novels to curl up with this fall

Reading season has begun! (Ann Patchett and Jodi Picoult fans rejoice!) This powerhouse list of fall 2016 fiction is for women, by women.

6 reasons we all need to re-read Roald Dahl’s books as adults

Roald Dahl's unique view of childhood makes us want to re-read every book, from James and the Giant Peach to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,…

The profound spiritual gifts hidden within ‘The Little Prince’

The classic children's book, which is now also a movie on Netflix, helped my children make sense of a world that often seems arid, barren,…

7 fictional heroines that will be your new BFFs

In my opinion, you can never have too many friends—real ones or from some amazing books to definitely add to your summer reading list.

12 books that will tempt active young boys to read this summer

Bonus: these adventurous books are chock-a-block with inspiration and good values.

6 young women in literature every girl should know

Books help to shape the emerging personality. These classic great reads, starring admirable female characters, are ideal to give our daughters.