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.

10 of the Best Books About Musicians

Rock out with these reads! Learn about the lives and trajectories of fictional and real-life music artists through these compelling books about musicians.

THE HATE U GIVE Movie Streaming Free On Digital Platforms

The film THE HATE U GIVE, based on the novel by Angie Thomas, is now available to watch for free on all digital platforms.

9 Great British Mystery Series You Won’t Want to Put Down

Prep that high tea and put that sleuthing hat on because you're about to be immersed in some excellent British mystery series.

Listen to STAMPED FROM THE BEGINNING by Ibram X. Kendi on Spotify

The audiobook of STAMPED FROM THE BEGINNING by Ibram X. Kendi is currently available for free on Spotify.

Book Giveaways: How To Enter to Win Free Books in 2020

To make your journey to free books a little easier, I've compiled this list of the best places to find free book giveaways right now.

Book-Scented Candles: 15 of the Best You Can Buy Right Now

Books and candles are two of my favorite things. So of course, I'm all about some book-scented candles. These are some of the best.

Science Fiction Podcasts: 15 You Can Listen to Right Now

Looking for your new favorite science fiction podcasts? We've got you covered, from sci-fi podcast dramas to podcasts about science fiction books.

Watch the New Trailer for THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB Netflix Series

Watch the first teaser trailer for the Baby-Sitters club series coming to Netflix this July!

Authors Like Cheryl Strayed: For Those Who Need More Wild in Their Lives

Here are 10 authors like Cheryl Strayed, for those of us who can't get enough of her writing like WILD, TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS, and TORCH.

8 Fascinating Characters From Arthurian Legend

You may know King Arthur and Merlin, but there are many other characters from Arthurian legends worth considering. Here are some interesting ones.

20 Social Justice Books For Young Adults and Middle Grades

These 20 books about social justice for young readers are the perfect reads because they pack strong messages and engaging stories/characters.

10 Authors Who Write Across Age Groups

If you enjoy reading books no matter the age level, these authors who write across age groups are here to cover nearly every corner of your reading life.

12 Books Like DEAR MARTIN by Nic Stone To Read Next

You've read Nic Stone's YA novel Dear Martin and are looking to read more like it? These are a few great books like Dear Martin out there in the world.

Movies About Writers: 20 You Can Watch At Home Right Now

These are the 20 best movies about writers, now available to watch at home. Because now seems like a good time to have a themed movie marathon at home.

5 Frightening Magical Cities of Fantasy and Horror

From King's Landing to Gujaareh, from real places to fictional ones, these magical cities are filled with baddies and bad times and bad dogs.