Chris M. Arnone

The son of a librarian, Chris M. Arnone's love of books was as inevitable as gravity. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. His novel, The Hermes Protocol, was published by Castle Bridge Media in 2023 and the next book in that series is due out in winter 2024. His work can also be found in Adelaide Literary Magazine and FEED Lit Mag. You can find him writing more books, poetry, and acting in Kansas City. You can also follow him on social media (Facebook, Goodreads, Instagram, Twitter, website).

8 Books About Gender Fluidity for Young Readers

Gender as a binary is purely a social construct. Here are eight books about gender fluidity to get the ball rolling for your young reader.

The StoryGraph Review: Is It Worth Replacing Goodreads?

While there are a number of Goodreads alternatives, The StoryGraph is the closest analog. Here's your Book Riot review of The StoryGraph.

14 of the Best Books for New Dads

Here are some of the best books for new dads, including The Sh!t No One Tells You: A Guide to Surviving Your Baby's First Year by Dawn Dais.

12 Dystopian Books Like 1984

1984 is a classic dystopian work, deeply embedded in our culture. Here are 12 more dystopian and anti-utopian books like 1984, including Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson.

The History and Future of Singular They

Let's take a closer look at the history and future of singular they, including the patriarchy in language and prescriptivist pushback.

Audiofile SYNC Bringing More Free Audiobooks to Teens This Summer

On April 29th, AudioFile will kick off its twelfth summer of SYNC, a summer program offering free audiobooks for teens.

10 of the Best Fantasy Comics Fit to Print

For your own escapism needs, here are the 10 of the best fantasy comics you can safely snag from your local comic book store.

In Defense of Cookbooks: Yeet the Internet

Why do I stand in defense of cookbooks? Why do I prefer them to Tasty or Food Network? Let me count the ways.

25 Best Funny Audiobooks for Your Holiday Road Trip

Before you pile into the car to visit family for holiday gatherings, here are the 25 best funny audiobooks for those holiday road trips, including Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah.

10 Historical Mystery Series to Whisk You Away

With the global pandemic turning every social media visit into doomscrolling, find refuge in these great historical mystery series.