Recently, President Obama shared his official summer reading list for 2016. To celebrate, we’ve collected a few of our favorite titles from his list.
We’re excited to introduce a new way for you to discover your next favorite read and dive deep into the interests that matter to you.
When Chuck Palahniuk came through San Francisco on a tour promoting the Fight Club sequel, we asked him to stop by Scribd’s offices and talk to us about it.
To make sure the odds are ever in your favor, we’ve matched our favorite dystopian novels with a fitting survival guide that will prepare you for these possible futures.
In this final splash of summer, be sure to: Read The Queen of Katwe prior to the movie adaptation’s release, learn some political history with Jeffrey Toobin’s The Nine and A.J. Somerset’s Arms in the run-up to November’s election, and kick back with some sci-fi from Drew Magary.
August Scribd Selects are now available! Enjoy this collection of editor-selected books, audiobooks, and comics without the use of a Monthly Read.
After seeing Jared Leto’s inspired performance as the Joker in the trailers for Suicide Squad, we wondered: where does he get his inspiration? What does he like to read? To help answer that question, we asked Leto to tell us about a few of his favorite reads.
It was hard not to notice the moon this week; it seemed especially bright and full on these cool summer evenings in the Bay. And given that July 20th marked National Moon Day, it seems only appropriate that the moon would show off a bit.
Going on vacation is one of the summer’s greatest past times but, like many of us, you might not have been able to go on a vacation this year. Or maybe you have gone on a vacation and you could still use a little more time away. In either case, we’ve found that reading a good book can help.
Here are just a few of the world’s leading companies—like Twitter and Starbucks—that have taken their names from classic literature.
Even if you can’t travel this summer, you can still experience new worlds. We’ve collected five of the best books to read whenever you’re overwhelmed with wanderlust.
Whether you’re relaxing on the beach or stuck on the subway, reach for these reads to help you cool off: A buzzy debut from Emma Cline, a collection of essays from Chuck Palahniuk, the latest from Miranda July, and a YA debut about LGBTQ athletes.
Which states listen to the most audiobooks? The Scribd Data Team analyzed 3.9 million hours of audiobook listening behavior to find out.
From now until September 30, 2016, Scribd members will be able to listen to more than 5,000 popular audiobooks without the use of a Monthly Listen.
July Scribd Selects are now available! Enjoy this collection of editor-selected books, audiobooks, and comics without the use of a Monthly Read.
In between the food, fireworks, and other Fourth of July festivities, spend some time curled up with one of these books about the Revolutionary War and the subsequent founding of the U.S.
These YA books are great fun to read and guaranteed to keep your brain active while lounging on the beach, regardless of whether you’re still a high schooler or you’ve already graduated to adulthood.
There’s nothing better than relaxing in bed with a good book. At Scribd, we work hard to make sure that you always have something good to read, but what about the bed? We recently spoke with Crane & Canopy’s founder, Karin Sun, about her favorite decorating tips and her favorite books.
With wedding season kicking into high gear, we pulled together a list of books featuring the most infamous weddings in literature.
Set the mood while you read with these playlists created to accompany some of our favorite books, from Mindy Kaling’s memoir to a classic novel set in San Francisco.