Katisha Smith

Katisha is a former military brat who studied engineering because she couldn’t hack it as a writer. You can find her on the internets talking books, movies, pop culture, beauty or whatever is floating her boat at the moment.

Hello Glow: 5 Must-Buy Books on Skincare to Achieve Glass Skin

Want #GlassSkin? We have the best books on skincare that will have your skin glowing and the folks asking for your routine deets.

Does Your State Have Its Own Book Awards?

Get to know your state's bookish side a little better by checking out this list of state book awards, highlighting statewide and regional awards.

How Publishers Determine When to Release Hardcover Books in Paperback

How do publishers decide when to publish a book in paperback after it has been released in hardcover? A deep dive into the decisions.

25 of the Top True Crime Books on Goodreads

Thanks to podcasts and Netflix, the true crime genre is more popular than ever, so we have a list of the Goodread’s most popular top crime books.

13 Pioneering Black American Librarians You Oughta Know

Here are 12 pioneering Black American librarians, but this is only a fraction of the black librarians who have left a lasting legacy in librarianship.

15+ Great Activity Books for Kids to Inspire Indoor Fun (and Learning)

For parents in search of easy ways to keep their kids both educated and entertained, here is a list of several of the best activity books for kids.

20 Must-Read Children’s Books About Immigration

Our list of 20 must-read children's books about immigration written by #ownvoices authors geared toward readers 12 and under.

20 Must-Read Black American Memoirs for a More Inclusive TBR

Black History Month is the perfect time to read more about black Americans. Here is our list of some must-read black American memoirs that fit the bill.

12 Must-Read Authors According to Toni Morrison

In honor of Toni Morrison's birthday, we have a list of authors recommended by Toni Morrison that you should add to your TBR, expeditiously!

The (Legal) Thrill Is On: 14 Authors Like John Grisham

Do you enjoy John Grisham novels? Are you looking to read more from authors like John Grisham? Look no further because we have you covered.

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