Kate Krug

Kate is a 2011 Drake University grad, where she received her BA in magazine journalism. A hopeless romantic with a cynical heart, Kate will read anything that comes with a content warning, a love triangle, and a major plot twist. Twitter: @katekrug Blog: http://snarky-yet-satisfying.com

16 Books Set in the Korean Peninsula

Looking for books set in the Korean Peninsula? Find our list of the best books set in Korea for adult and teen readers, including The Mermaid from Jeju by Sumi Han.

11 Books Based in AAPI Folklore

AAPI folklore is as diverse as the countries its people cover. You’ll want to pick up these folklore based books sooner rather than later, Ocean’s Kiss by Lani Wendt Young.

10 Books About Deadly Games

The stakes are high in these books about deadly games, from a killer game of hide and seek to a board game with a Jumanji feel, including Hide and Seeker by Daka Hermon.

9 of the Best Audiobook Subscription Services

Get the skinny on the best audiobook subscription services, pricing, as well as some pros and cons of each.

10 Bone-Chilling Horror Thrillers

These horror thrillers, including The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones, blur the lines between the genres by containing a series of unsettling events leading up to a final horrifying climax.

13 Skin-Crawling Body Horror Books

Whether you’re looking for a way into body horror books or just want some new reads, find classic titles as well as recent releases, including Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke by Eric LaRocca.

10 of the Most Exciting 2022 Debuts to Preorder Now

There are so many great books coming out in 2022, but here are some of the titles by debut authors that should be on your TBR, including A Botanist’s Guide to Parties and Poisons by Kate Khavari.

10 Absolutely Gripping Books to Read in the New Year

These gripping books to read you'll want to just devour in one sitting, even if that means pulling an all-nighter! Find our favorites now.

The Best Nonfiction Books on Sustainable Living and Sustainability

The best sustainability books can touch many aspects of our lives, from food to clothes to travel and even the way we do business.

14 Holiday Gifts for the Literary Foodie in Your Life

We've got bookish gifts for the literary foodie: a person who loves to keep up with the latest releases and food trends in equal measure.