Jesse Doogan

Jesse Doogan writes about food, faith, books, and DIY projects, and sometimes even puts these things on her blog. She works in publishing and lives near Chicago with her cat. She tweets about all these things at @jadoogan.   Blog Twitter: @jadoogan

25 Days of Christmas: Advent Books for Reflection

Whether you're with your family, an Advent book club, or going solo, take time to pause and reflect on the season with these Advent books.

10 Bite-Sized and Beautiful Books to Gift

Whether you're looking for a literary stocking stuffer or simply something gorgeous to gift, pick up these small books that'll make a big impact.

40+ Comforting Little Women Quotes For When The World Is Too Much

LITTLE WOMEN quotes to bring you joy, comfort, and ease.

5 Great Reading Apps for Kids

Know a kid who might be hesitant to read but will pick up a tablet in a sec? Try one of these engaging reading apps for kids to get them started.

My Ideal Ereader

When you give a bookish person an ereader... There's no end to what we might demand of it. What features would you ask of it?

The Best CHARLOTTE’S WEB Quotes For Sunny Days

Here are some of my very favorite Charlotte's Web quotes from E.B. White to celebrate summer, the power of friendship, and more. 

The Enneagram Types of the March Sisters

Think you know the March sisters? Expand your understanding of the sister of LITTLE WOMEN by way of the Enneagram approach.

Nuts About Squirrels: 6 Squirrel Books for Young Readers

What is it about squirrels that makes them so perfect for children's literature? Pick up these squirrel books for young readers and find out!

A.O.U.S.s: Animals of Unusual Size in YA Fantasy

Maybe you know about the legendary R.O.U.S.s, but what about all of the other giant animals of fantasy fiction? Check out these Animals of Unusual Size.

8 Year-Long Stunt Memoirs to Inspire Your New Year

If you love memoirs where an individual sets out to accomplish a sometimes-wild goal in a set period of time, check out these year-long stunt memoirs.

6 of Mindy Kaling’s Favorite Board Books

We've rounded up some of Mindy Kaling's favorite board books, and recommended a few children's books for storytime with her daughter.

Rules to Keep Your Book Club Running and What to Read in 2019

Start a Tradition with Short Stories for Christmas

This season, spend some quality time with the family with a read-aloud of some short stories for Christmas from these collections.

3 Biographies to Celebrate Madeleine L’Engle’s 100th Birthday

Happy birthday, L'Engle! If you want to get to know the author of A WRINKLE IN TIME, check out these three biographies about Madeline L'Engle.

Netflix to Adapt Daphne Du Maurier’s REBECCA

Armie Hammer is set to play Maxim DeWinter and Lily James will be the unnamed protagonist in a new adaptation of Rebecca.