Jenn Northington

Jenn Northington, has worked in the publishing industry wearing various hats since 2004, including bookseller and events director, and is currently Director of Editorial Operations at Riot New Media Group. You can hear her on the SFF Yeah! podcast nerding out about sci-fi and fantasy. When she’s not working, she’s most likely gardening, running, or (obviously) reading. Find her on Tumblr at jennIRL.

What Is Happening In Publishing?

Between lay-offs, CEOs stepping down, and a high profile and drawn-out strike, just what is happening right now with the Big 5 publishers?

What Is Going On With Barnes & Noble?

Writers sounded the alarm after learning Barnes & Noble stores would only be stocking hardcovers with proven sales records. Here's more on what this means.

By Book Or By Crook: 10 Books Like THE SOPRANOS

Whether you're in it for the family drama, the criminal underworld, or the personal journey, here are 10 books like The Sopranos, including The Family Hightower by Brian Francis Slattery.

SAGA, Then And Now

One reader looks back on their personal history with Saga and the experience of re-reading Saga, Compendium One before the series continues in 2022.

SURVIVOR 41: Heroes Vs. Villains, Literary Edition

How do you top Season 40: Winners at War? Jenn has a proposal for Survivor Season 41 -- literary characters, of course!

Let’s Talk About Foundation And That Trailer

I read Isaac Asimov's Foundation series as a teen but didn't think I was interested in watching the show, until I saw the Foundation trailer.

Happy Endings For Codependents, Two Ways

Everyone deserves a happy ending, and these two books about codependency — one romance, one a self-help book — can help you get there.

On Wednesdays, We Read Tolkien: The Lord Of The Rings Fandom In 2021

Join Tolkien Fan Club card-carrying member Jenn for a tour of the Lord of the Rings fandom as it stands today.

A Guide To The Fantasy And Science Fiction Awards Scene

Take a deep dive into fantasy and science fiction awards with Jenn, as she looks at the many out there and why you should care.

The Books That Are Shaping My Garden

A new homeowner muses about the books that shaped her garden, including a book of Indigenous wisdom and sci-fi about bees.