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Melissa Baron

Melissa lives in Chicago, and works as a technical writer and freelance copywriter. She is a former English major and graduate of the Denver Publishing Institute, and has never met a semicolon she didn’t accidentally abuse in some fashion because she loves them a little too much. In her spare time, she explores Chicago, writes fiction, goes on literary-themed road trips, and hangs out with her cat, Denali. Twitter: @MelissaBaron4 Blog: https://melissabaron.net/

The Best Modern Shakespeare Adaptations

There are so many good Shakespeare adaptations and retellings. Here are 12 of the best, adapted from 12 of his most famous plays.

10 Chilling Historical Thrillers

Journey to 5 cities across 4 centuries with these chilling historical thrillers, featuring protagonists with unusual skill sets, unseen motivations, and an unrelenting drive for answers.

12 New Coloring Books for Kids

The school year has begun, and your kids deserve some new coloring books, including Mermaid Coloring Book. I don’t make the rules, that’s just how it is.

A Bookish Cross-Country U.S. Road Trip: I-70

Welcome back to our bookish cross-country road trip series! Next up: I-70, from Baltimore to central Utah. Buckle up and let's go!

Is Anybody Out There? 9 Alone in Space Books

Isolation is hard enough on Earth. But what about in space? Enter these harrowing survival tales about being stranded alone in space.

Bookish Cosmetics & Perfumes

Treat yourself to bookish inspired cosmetics and perfumes; literary lip balms, eyeshadows, nail polish, and delicious scents galore!

6 Books on Nuclear Energy

Nuclear energy is a huge subject to tackle. We're here to give you some starting points with books on nuclear energy and its future.

A Bookish Cross-Country U.S. Road Trip: I-90

Ready for a road trip? How about a bookish cross country road trip along one of America's longest highways? Let's go!

13 Movie and TV Adaptations of Horror Books and Where to Stream Them

Grab your popcorn and a flashlight! Here are horror movies and TV shows based on books plus where to stream them right now, including The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo.

10 Great Postmodern Picture Books

Give the postmodern baby in your life a great picture book, like The Book With No Pictures by B.J. Novak.