Danika Ellis

Danika spends most of her time talking about queer women books on tumblr and at the Lesbrary, as well as chatting about all sorts of bookish things on booktube. Blog: The Lesbrary Twitter: @DanikaEllis

Can You Guess the Fantasy Book By Its International Cover?

Fantasy books covers are always an interesting act of interpretation. Can you recognize fantasy books based on their international covers?

Join the Trans Rights Readathon March 20-27!

Raise money for trans rights while reading books by trans authors by signing up for the #TransRightsReadathon happening March 20-27th!

What’s Coach Beard Reading?: Every Book in TED LASSO Season 2

Ted Lasso is packed full of references. While you wait for season three, check out all the books shown or mentioned in season two!

Sci-Fi Magazine Clarkesworld Overwhelmed with Flood of AI-Generated Stories

Clarkesworld has closed submissions after being flooded with hundreds of AI-generated stories. What comes next in this new literary world?

Bridgerton’s Queen Charlotte is Getting Her Own Romance Novel by Julia Quinn and Shonda Rhimes

The novel is being released May 9th, to coincide with the week the Queen Charlotte Netflix show will premiere.

The Unexpected Gifts of Reading

Books always leave us changed. A random decision to pick up a certain book series led to one of the days of my life that I most cherish.

What Adaptations Get Wrong About Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

If you went by most adaptations of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, you'd think it was a werewolf story, but the original is much more unsettling.

Book Bans are Driving Kids Away from Libraries and Reading

As recent laws restrict school librarians from bringing in new books, they're seeing a drop off of students using the library at all.

In Defense of Pop Culture References In Books

In fact, I don't just not mind when books include pop culture references. I often enjoy them. So why do so many readers hate them?

The Best 2023 Bookish Wall Calendars

Not only do these bookish calendars help you keep track of important dates, they also are a fun piece of decor that changes every month.