Erin Mayer

Erin Mayer is a writer and editor specializing in personal essays and musings about face creams that probably won't cure her anxiety (but hey, it's worth a shot). Her work has appeared on Bustle, Literary Hub, Man Repeller, Business Insider, and more. She spends her free time drafting tweets she never finishes and reading in front of the television. Find her at

How to Find the Editor of a Book

How -- and why -- you may want to find the editor of a book.

Tree Bookshelves That Will Turn Your TBR Into a Forest

Here are our favorite tree bookshelves available online. Some are super minimalist, while others take a "the more the merrier" approach.

The Best Places to Find Book Recommendations on Reddit

Boost your TBR by checking out the best places to find Reddit book recommendations. The internet is a treasure trove of amazing reads.

15 Best True Crime Authors Who Are Must-Reads For Genre Fans

An unscientific ranking of the best true crime authors whose work shaped, or is currently shaping, the ever-evolving genre.

15 Books About Loneliness That Will Make You Feel Seen

The best books about loneliness can help a reader be truly seen, whether it's self-help or fiction featuring a main character that struggles with isolation.

25 Gifts for Book Lovers on Etsy to Buy in 2019

These one-of-a-kind bookish gifts (that aren't actually books) can be found on Etsy for the 2019 holiday shopping season.

25 Fascinating Authors On Instagram to Follow in 2019

These 25 authors have the most interesting Instagram accounts to follow. Read through our list of authors on Instagram and then hit that Follow button!

15 Of The Best Books Like SHARP OBJECTS

These books like SHARP OBJECTS will have you reading to the very last page in just one sitting — you just won't be able to put them down.

13 Books About Social Media Influencers That Reflect the Changing Landscape

Check out these 13 great books about social media influencers and their role in an ever-evolving, constantly more connected society.

9 Novels About Dance That Will Have You Tapping Your Feet

Featuring stories of jealousy, love, dark secrets, and more, these novels about dance will satisfy dance enthusiasts and curious newcomers alike.

10 Horror Book Series to Get You in the Halloween Spirit

Get your scaries on with these 10 horror book series recommendations for readers of all ages.

14 Romantic Suspense Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

If you like your thrillers with a side of swoon, check out these racy, page-turning romantic suspense books, and get to know the subgenre.

16 Mystery Book Series That Keep the Twists Coming

If you're an adult who looks back on their Nancy Drew days fondly, might I suggest picking up a grown-up mystery book series? Here's the best.

Non-YA Books About Teens for Adults Who Just Can’t Leave High School Behind

For that dose of nostalgia (or to remind yourself of why you're happy to be done with high school), check out these books about teens for adult readers.

How THE WITCHES Made Me the Reader and Writer I am Today

A reader remembers encountering Roald Dahl's THE WITCHES for the first time, and how the book guided their early reading and writing experiences.