Dana Lee

Dana lives in East Haven, CT. She works for that Ivy League institution down the street and tries to read as many books as possible in her free time. Audiobooks and print books get equal love. Also, she unapologetically judges books by their covers and makes way too many playlists (c'mon, books need a soundtrack too!). Follow her on Twitter @lucyhenley115 .

46 Righteous Octavia Butler Quotes

Here is a collection of Octavia Butler quotes on writing, sci-fi, life, and from her most celebrated books (so all of them?)

5 Weird Reading Habits I’ll Never Kick

Think about all the ways you read, listen to, and sometimes finish the books you're interested in. I'm sure we all have strange and unusual reading habits. What are some of your weird reading habits?

50 Must-Read Coming-of-Age Books

Coming of age books are timeless and there are so many different ways you can make a connection, whether it's the main character, the experience, or the family dynamic. Most times it's just the struggle. Growing up can be weird, awesome, stressful, and terrifying - books help. Here are 50 must-read coming of age books.

20 Jane Austen Gifts for the Most Ardent Fan

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a Jane Austen fan in possession of some swag will always want more swag. Here are 20 Jane Austen gifts for you and yours.

How to Stay Bookish When You’re Binge Watching

How do you stay bookish when you're on a powerful TV binge? Here are some bookish binge watching tips. 

14 Bookish Gifts for Your Space Fans

Find the perfect complement to flowers and chocolate for that space-loving, galactic Valentine of yours with these bookish gifts for space fans.

25 1984 Quotes That Are Way Too Real

25 quotes from George Orwell's 1984 that hit a little too close to home.

9 Sci-Fi Books to Read If You Miss Doctor Who

New and recent sci-fi books to get you through the Doctor Who hiatus.

Button Poetry: One-Stop Shop to Get Woke

This poetry is raw and emotional, these artists talk like me, they swear, sometimes they fumble their words out of sheer intensity.

Fantasy, Folklore, and Sentient Animals: The Perfect Recipe for Winter Reading

Deep, introspective fantasy with hints of folklore and myth with sentient animals as either the main character or as a significant supporting character.

The Right Book at the Right Time

One reader on finding A Tree Grows in Brooklyn just in time to help her process grief about losing her grandmother.

Warm (Sci-Fi Nerd) Fuzzies

On sci-fi novels that leave you with nice, warm fuzzy feelings.