Laura Sackton

Laura Sackton is a lifelong reader, writer, and lover of made up worlds. She lives in rural Massachusetts with her sweet pup, and together they are determined to find every good swimming hole within an hour's drive. She runs a tiny cookie business out of her home kitchen, and spends the rest of her time reading and writing about queer books. You can hear all about her favorites in her newsletter, Books & Bakes.

Audiobooks: My Unexpected Journey to a Happier Life

How audiobooks made this reader a happier person.

10 Books to Read Out Loud with the Grown-Ups in Your Life

A selection of great books to read out loud as an adult.

How to Have a Massive TBR Pile that Doesn’t Make You Panicky

One reader's method for managing a giant list of to-be-read books.

The Magic of Reading More Than One Book at a Time

How reading more than one book at once greatly improved the writer's reading life.

Why I Stopped Rating Books

Rating books on a star scale is useless. Here's why.