Alex Luppens-Dale

Alex Luppens-Dale won the “Enthusiastic Reader Award” all four years of high school. She is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and received her MFA from The New School. Her favorite genres are fantasy, memoir, and anything with cults. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and cat. Alex can be found on Twitter @firstofautumn

How to Get Involved with Your Local Library

Libraries need our support now more than ever. Here are some of the ways you can volunteer and give back to help your local library.

13 Books About Walt Disney and the Disney Parks

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Dark Academia Jewelry for Would-Be Dark Students

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The Most Memorable Libraries in Fiction

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Books About the Waco Siege on Its 30th Anniversary

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10 of the Weirdest Moments From Prince Harry’s Memoir

These ten moments from SPARE are among the weirdest in this bestselling and highly anticipated memoir from Prince Harry.

Books With Nonhuman Main Characters (Who Are Often Cats)

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Bookish Socks for Winter Nights

Bookish socks for your holiday gifting needs—because if you're gonna wear socks, they might as well be bookish.