Peggy has a brief fantasy about her boss Ted in which he is reading "Something" by Ralph Waldo Emerson, the idea being that in her fantasy Ted would be reading something... ANYTHING by Emerson. http://nypl.bibliocommons.com/search?q=Emerson%2C+Ralph+Waldo%2C+1803-1882+_category=author=author #MadMenReading
How Long Will It Take To Read That Book? This Chart Gives An Estimate
If you were able to read straight through without any breaks, how long would it take the average person to read all of Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, or Game of Thrones? This infographic estimates how long it will take at average reading speed to get from beginning to end.
"Take Our Ultimate Reading Challenge!" -- Fun approach, as it doesn't recommend titles, but unusual suggestions, e.g., a book with a color in the title, a book you started but never finished. Includes a link for a printable checklist.