Emily Martin

Emily has a PhD in English from the University of Southern Mississippi, MS, and she has an MFA in Creative Writing from GCSU in Milledgeville, GA, home of Flannery O’Connor. She spends her free time reading, watching horror movies and musicals, cuddling cats, Instagramming pictures of cats, and blogging/podcasting about books with the ladies over at #BookSquadGoals (www.booksquadgoals.com). She can be reached at emily.ecm@gmail.com.

Summer Scares: 18 Horror Books That Will Chill You to the Bone this Season

Escape the heat this summer by reading these eighteen truly chilling new horror books, including What Moves the Dead by T. Kingfisher.

Quiz: Tell Us Your Favorite Pop Star and Get a Book Recommendation

Tell us all about your favorite pop stars, and we'll tell you exactly which book about music and musicians you'll love to read!

10 Sapphic Dark Fantasy Books

There's no better time to dive into sapphic dark fantasy books than right now. Here are 10 outstanding titles.

OUR FLAG MEANS DEATH Fan Fiction You’ll Walk the Plank to Read

Here is some of the best Our Flag Means Death fan fiction to keep you shivering your timbers until the next season.

Book Club Books to Read This Summer and Fall

Looking for the best book club books for summer and fall 2022? This guide has something for every kind of book club.

8 Missing People Thrillers That Will Keep You On the Edge of Your Seat

These missing people thrillers will keep you on the edge of your seat as you discover: Is it murder? Kidnapping? Or do they not want to be found?

Celebrities Who Read Diversely and The Books They Recommend

What celebrities actually read diversely and what books do they recommend? We've got a roundup!

Which Bridgerton Character Are You? Take the Quiz!

From Penelope to Queen Charlotte, which Bridgerton character are you? Find out now!

9 Books All Fitness Professionals Should Read

If you’re a fitness professional, gym environments likely have positive associations for you. Here are books for a more inclusive environment, like Stronger by Poorna Bell.

Quiz: You’re Going on a Scavenger Hunt to Find Your Next Fun Queer YA Read

Take this quiz to go on a scavenger hunt and get a fun queer YA book recommendation based on what you find!