Clare Barnett

Clare Barnett lives in Richmond, Virginia, with her husband and daughter. She delves into all genres but has a soft spot for fantasy, mystery, and memoir. When she’s not working her way through her to-read list, she’s reading and writing about bookish things. Twitter: @clarebar. Inquiries:

15 Paranormal Mystery Books to Read Right Now

Here are 15 paranormal mystery books to add some fantastical intrigue to your to read-shelf.

The Psychology of a Book Hangover

Why do our heads get stuck in books long after the story has ended? (One quick rec: read a modern comic like Fun Home by Alison Bechdel, Lumberjanes, and Saga).

Bookish Care Packages to Get You Through Quarantine

Local independent bookstores are making it easy to send books and themed goodies to the special bookworms in your life with literary care packages.

Greater Expectations: 4 Pregnancy Books Worth Reading

These books help pregnant people feel confident in their choices and less alone in their struggles.

How Audiobooks Helped Me Feel Less Lonely Staying Home with my Newborn

How audiobooks helped a new parent feel less alone -- and how audiobooks can help in today's quarantine world, too.