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Fiction and nonfiction books about books, reading books, buying books, rare books, selling books, writing books, and book clubs.

84, Charing Cross Road
by Helene Hanff

The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak

Contested Will: Who Wrote Shakespeare?
by James Shapiro

Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader
by Anne Fadiman

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrow

The Hemingway Book Club of Kosovo
by Paula Huntley

Old Books, Rare Friends: Two Literary Sleuths and Their Shared Passion
by Leona Rostenberg and Madeleine Stern

People of the Book: A Novel
by Geraldine Brooks

The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend
by Katarina Bivald

Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books
by Azar Nafisi

Shakespeare: The World as Stage
by Bill Bryson

The Shakespeare Wars: Clashing Scholars, Public Fiascoes, Palace Coups
by Ron Rosenbaum

Shelf Life: Romance, Mystery, Drama, and Other Page-Turning Adventures From a Year in a Bookstore
by Suzanne Strempek Shea

So Many Books, So Little Time: A Year of Passionate Reading
by Sara Nelson

The Thirteenth Tale
by Diane Setterfield

Used and Rare: Travels in the Book World
by Lawrence and Nancy Goldstone

Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare
by Stephen Greenblatt