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Find The Perfect Fiction Book To Read With This Massive Genre Poster

If you’re looking for a good read, this graphic plots all of fiction’s main genres and some of the best books in each one.


Kindlebox Automatically Sends Books From Dropbox To Your Kindle

It’s pretty easy to send just about anything to your Kindle, but if you’re looking for an even more automated solution, Kindlebox does the job by linking a Dropbox folder to your Kindle and sending anything over automatically.


How To Make Reading Less Boring And Get 'Sucked In' Every Time

Reading can be extremely rewarding, but forcing yourself to do it can make it a chore. A more sustainable solution is to enhance the reading experience, to read better — so that you remember what you read and enjoy reading more. Here’s how you can make reading more fulfilling.


Short Finds Short Articles From Your Reading List

iOS: If you you’re using a read-it-later service such as Pocket, Instapaper or Readability, you probably have a long list of articles that you’ve been meaning to read. Short helps you find articles you can read in under five or 10 minutes.


Keep Emails To Less Than 300 Words To Increase Responses

Nobody likes getting lots of long emails to parse through, but we’re all too eager to send them. If you want to get others to respond, keep the body under 300 words.


Read More Every Day By Creating Reading Triggers

A lot of us have a stack of books — some real, some digital — that we’ve paid for, but haven’t found time to finish. If you’re trying to read more every day, creating a system of triggers can help you stay on top of your reading list.


Get Around Paywalls With Incognito Mode

Paywalls can be irritating, especially if you want to read just one article. If you’ve ever wanted to get around a publication’s paywall, you can usually do so by loading the page through a private browsing or Incognito window.


Briefly: Game Of Thrones Book Revelations, Dreamcast 101, Cheap Takeaway

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Game Of Thrones reader successfully debunks enduring fan theory, everything you ever wanted to know about the Sega Dreamcast, get 20 per cent off at Delivery Hero.


The Novels Everyone Should Read, Based On Top Book Lists And Prizes

We’ve shared our life-changing books here before, but if you’re looking for more great reads — specifically novels — this interactive list of books contains the most recommended works of fiction.


Re-Read Old Books After A Few Years To Gain New Perspective

Re-reading old books is not only fun, it actually can bring just as much value as reading a new book. You may have a completely different experience with them now that you’ve matured more than you did when you read them initially.