How Upper Story Books became one reader's haven, where she was not labeled other, weird, "the poet, or "the lonely writer."
Looking to weave racial justice into your reading life? Here are ten tips to help you become a more actively anti-racist reader.
An avid reader of romance talks about her decision to exclusively read queer romance, and the prevalence of straight stories in publishing.
"In every romance novel I’ve read so far, I know what’s going to happen: two (or more) people want to be together, and in the end, they will be."
One reader on the love of buying local.
Ways to keep time spent doing book-adjacent things from getting in the way of actually reading books.
If you're a fan of the (most comforting) show THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF, you should check out these new and forthcoming cookbooks.
I saw the kind of family I wanted in those spaceship crews and communal dinning halls.
Happiest of birthdays, Mary Oliver, from a deeply grateful lover-of and wonderer-in the world.
5 Black-owned publishers currently operating in the United States, including publishers of poetry, literature, nonfiction, and children's books.