Margaret Kingsbury

Margaret Kingsbury is a freelance writer, editor, website assistant, and all-around book nerd based in Nashville, TN. In addition to Book Riot, her pieces have appeared in BuzzFeed Books, School Library Journal, Star Trek, Parents, The Lily, SFWA, and more. She writes children’s books and fantasy miscellanea in the slivers of time between parenting, working, and reading. Once upon a time, she worked as an English adjunct and a bookseller, but she much prefers work-from-home life. In her free time, she hikes and talks to birds. One day, she’ll understand their responses. Follow her on Instagram @BabyLibrarians or Twitter @AReaderlyMom.

13 Edgar Allan Poe Read-Alikes For The Smallest Ravens

These 13 children's books for Edgar Allan Poe fans will leave your children a teeny bit scared, but not too scared for bedtime.

13 Folktales From Around The World For Young Readers

Enjoy these 13 folktales from around the world for young readers with your favorite young person.

No Ariels Here: 16 Mermaids From Around The World

Here Are The 2019 Hugo Award Winners

The 2019 Hugo Award winners have been announced.

9 Things I Learned About Parenting From Comic Books

Have a child? Take my advice: read comic books. I've found comic books to be far better parenting guides than actual parenting books. Here are 9 examples.

Reading Pathways: Ursula K. Le Guin

With such a large oevre, it's difficult to know which Ursula K. Le Guin books to start reading first. Here are several suggestions, and what to read next.

Harry Potter Prequel Series Coming to Television

Warner Brothers is in the very early stages of developing a Harry Potter prequel television series. Find out what we know so far.

26 Beautiful Fantasy Book Covers From 2019

This year, we're getting some beautiful fantasy book covers, from dragons to talons to monsters. Here are twenty-six of our favorites.

Your Guide To THE LORD OF THE RINGS Myers-Briggs Personality Types

Discover THE LORD OF THE RINGS Myers-Briggs personailty types for all your favorite characters. Which character do you match up with?

Quiz: Which Literary Sister Pair Are You?

Are you and your sister a Jo and an Amy, or a Celie and Nettie, or a Beezus and Ramona? Or another literary sister pair? Take this quiz to find out.