Alice Burton

Chicagoan and aspiring cryptozoologist Alice Burton has a B.A. in Comparative Literature and is an Archives Assistant with the Frances Willard Historical Society. When not booking or historying, she is singing soprano wherever people will have her. She will watch any documentary on Neanderthals or giant extinct animals, and has a Stockholm Syndrome-like love for Chicago and its winters. Blog: Reading Rambo Twitter: @itsalicetime

4 of the Best Deep Dive Nonfiction Books

These authors rolled up their sleeves and got to work to help guide you down the rabbit hole through deep dive nonfiction books, including A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind by Harriet A. Washington.

4 Books About Sleep Worth Staying Awake to Read

If you're still trying to recover from Daylight Savings Time interrupting your rest, these books on sleep can help, including Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker.

8 Books About the History of Women’s Suffrage in America

Deepen your knowledge of the history of women's suffrage in America with these nonfiction books about women striving for equal rights.

12 Informative Queer Women’s History Reads

Here's a roundup of books focused on queer women's history, focusing on activism, identity, and intimate and diverse stories.

8 Great Medieval History Reads From East to West

Get your ancient history on with this starter list of excellent medieval history books encompassing the Middle Ages in the Eastern and Western world.

8 Nonfiction Reads About Social Justice

From segregation to prejudice in the prison system to voter suppression, broaden your perspective with these nonfiction books about social justice.

Read Harder: Read a Graphic Memoir

Explore the lives of others and check off a task of the 2020 Read Harder challenge with one (or more) of these graphic memoirs.

Lesbian Representation in the Vampire Classic CARMILLA

You know about Dracula, but what about the vampire who preceded him? CARMILLA is a woman-centered novella about a female vampire and the woman she seduces.

Tips for Maximum Fall Reading Coziness: Fall into Fall Readathon

First, you're going to need some good socks.

Classic Authors I’d Date Based on Their Portrait

It's the day after a holiday, and we're going there.