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Books We Resolve To Read In 2018 | Writer’s Relief

A recent study notes that “do more exciting things” was number five on the list of top New Year’s resolutions. For the bookworms here at Writer’s Relief, nothing’s more exciting than cracking open a new book to read! Here’s a list of the books we resolve to read in 2018. Let us know if any of these are on your own TBR list—or if you have any other recommendations—in the comments section below.

The Books We’ll Be Reading In 2018


The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach


Artemis: A Novel by Andy Weir


Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate


Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands by Stephen King


The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt


The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place by Alan Bradley


The Healthy Writer by Joanna Penn & Dr. Euan Lawson


Iron Gold by Pierce Brown


Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson


Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann


Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link


Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson


Red Rising by Pierce Brown


Running on Red Dog Road by Drema Hall Berkheimer


Uncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks


Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson


The Year of You by Hannah Braime


Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson


Question: Did a book you want to read make our list? Tell us!

It Came From Outer Space! Our Favorite Mars- and Space-Themed Novels | Writer’s Relief

Before Star Wars and Star Trek, there was Spacecraft Mariner 4. Red Planet Day (November 28) commemorates the launch of Mariner 4, which passed within 6,000 miles of Mars on July 14, 1965. For the first time, we were able to see close-up photos of the Red Planet! While scientists didn’t find any little green… Continue Reading

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day With 7 Literary-Inspired Drinks

It’s St. Patrick’s Day! In keeping with the spirit (pun intended) of the holiday, we’ve put together a collection of literary-inspired cocktails! Dig out your green T-shirts, call your friends, and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with these delicious drinks. We’ve listed the main ingredients and provided links to the original recipes. 7 Literary-Inspired Drinks You’ll… Continue Reading

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