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.

18 Toni Morrison Quotes on Love, Race, and Literature

18 excellent Toni Morrison quotes.

12 Books to Gift a Child on National Reading Day

Excellent picture books to celebrate national reading day.

6 Reasons Why Slytherins Are Not Inherently Evil

Voldemort and Dolores Umbridge give Slytherins a bad name, but here is why being sorted into Slytherin House does not make one evil incarnate.

The Best Quotes from Authors Born in November

Quiz: Which Woman from THE HANDMAID’S TALE Are You?

Take this quiz to learn which woman you are from THE HANDMAID'S TALE, and keep hoping this dystopian nightmare doesn't become reality.

11 Books About Military Service and War in Honor of Veterans Day

Fiction and nonfiction about military service, war, and veterans.

I Have Only Read My Favorite Book Twice

A reader talks about revisiting her favorite book, JANE EYRE, and considers whether she should read it a third time. Would you?

13 Sensible Quotes from Jane Austen’s First Novel

13 quotes from Jane Austen's first published novel, Sense and Sensibility.

12 Books to Read Before Their Movie Adaptations Hit Theaters

Books to read before they hit the big screen.

15 Children’s Books to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Recognize the histories, cultures, and contributions of Hispanic and Latinx Americans with these 15 children's books.