Liberty Hardy

Liberty Hardy is an unrepentant velocireader, writer, bitey mad lady, and tattoo canvas. Turn-ons include books, books and books. Her favorite exclamation is “Holy cats!” Liberty reads more than should be legal, sleeps very little, frequently writes on her belly with Sharpie markers, and when she dies, she’s leaving her body to library science. Until then, she lives with her three cats, Millay, Farrokh, and Zevon, in Maine. She is also right behind you. Just kidding! She’s too busy reading. Blog: Franzen Comes Alive Twitter: @MissLiberty

10 Great Medieval (and Medieval-ish) Mystery Books

Make like Sir Sherlock and go way back to medieval times and with these 10 medieval mystery books and medieval-adjacent mystery novels!

Which Classic Book Are You? A Bookish Quiz

Are you sunlight and polite? Or broody and bent on revenge? Find out which classic book you are in this fun, quick bookish quiz!

Magical Cities in Great Middle Grade Series (That Are Not Harry Potter)

Oh, oh, oh, it's magic! Visit eight magical places that are not Hogwarts in these mighty adventurous middle grade series about magical cities!

Cover Reveal: THE GREAT OFFSHORE GROUNDS by Vanessa Veselka

The exclusive first look at the gorgeous cover of THE GREAT OFFSHORE GROUNDS, a new novel coming in August from Vanessa Veselka!

Reading Pathways: Charles Portis

A reading pathway of the works of American author Charles Portis, most famous for True Grit, who died on February 17 at the age of 86.

20 Great Celebrity Book Recommendations

Celebrities: they're just like us! Which means they like to read books, too. Here are 20 great recent celebrity book recommendations to add to your TBR.

Absolute Beginners: 20 Must-Read Debut Novels of 2020

Blow up your TBR with 20 of exciting 2020 debut novels headed our way this year! From drama to science fiction to horror, there's something for everyone.

Holy Smoke! Here’s the First Trailer for LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

Check out the first trailer for the adaptation of Celeste Ng's best-selling novel, Little Fires Everywhere, starring Kerry Washington and Reese Witherspoon!

Reel Scary: Watch the First Trailer for Joe Hill’s LOCKE & KEY

Watch the trailer for the film adaptation of Joe Hill's LOCKE & KEY!

20 Great 2019 Titles for Giving

Here are 20 great books that came out in 2019 to help you find the perfect books for the people in your life, no matter what they like to read.

Ghosts With the Most: 8 Great Haunted Books

Get ready to have your spirits raised with these eight great books about ghosts, mostly of the scary kind. Prepare to sleep with the lights on!

Swamp and Circumstance: 11 Books Like WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING

Satisfy your craving for more wonderful novels centered around family dramas and nature with this list of 11 books like WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING.

Ta-Da! The Longlists for the 2019 National Book Awards

How To Keep Up With New Release Romance Books

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I’m Poe-pular: Edgar Allan Poe in Popular Culture

Spend Poe Day learning about everyone's favorite mysterious 19th century writer and his long, long life as a reference in popular culture.

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