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Alison Doherty

Alison Doherty is a writing teacher and part time assistant professor living in Brooklyn, New York. She has an MFA from The New School in writing for children and teenagers. She loves writing about books on the Internet, listening to audiobooks on the subway, and reading anything with a twisty plot or a happily ever after.

8 Fat Positive Books to Help With Self-Loving Resolutions

Fat positive books to help readers embrace body positivity in their 2018 New Year's Resolutions!

6 Food and Cookbooks by Women that Make Excellent Holiday or Hostess Gifts

A list of six food/cookbooks written by women in 2017!

100 Must-Read Picture Books from the Last 5 Years

A list of one hundred contemporary picture books published since 2013.

12 Very Merry Holiday Romance Novels

A list of twelve holiday romance novels featuring Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa!

99 Book Recommendations from John Green

A list of books recommended by the author John Green.

Book Recommendations Based on your Favorite Babysitter from The Baby-Sitters Club

Books to read based on whether you loved Claudia, Dawn, Stacey, or other members of the BSC!

Reading Pathways: Neal Shusterman

Where to start with the young adult and middle grade novels of Neal Shusterman.

Helping Myself: Bell Hooks, the Election, and How I Overcame My Prejudice Against Self-Help Books

How one Rioter overcame her aversion to self-help books after the election.

20 Back to School Romance Novels

A list of romance novels set in the academic world.

Genre Kryptonite: Characters Who Fall in Love by Writing Letters

One reader's weakness for characters who fall in love writing letters to one another.