Nikki VanRy

Nikki VanRy is a proud resident of Arizona, where she gets to indulge her love of tacos, desert storms, and tank tops. She also writes for the Tucson Festival of Books, loves anything sci-fi/fantasy/historical, drinks too much chai, and will spend all day in bed reading thankyouverymuch.

8 Ways to Waterproof Your Summer Reads

From book covers to waterproof audiobook speakers, here are 8 ways to waterproof your summer reads.

Sites We Like: 150+ Science Fiction Stories On Mind Webs

Are you ready for radio dramatizations of classic science fiction short stories? Mind Webs has 150 of them, and they're ready for your listening pleasure.

Boston Sidewalks Reveal Hidden Poetry Whenever It Rains

Thanks to the "Raining Poetry" project from a local nonprofit Mass Poetry, hidden poetry now appears on Boston sidewalks whenever it rains.

#HamOfThrones Is Everything You Always Needed

Here's the highlight reel from #HamOfThrones, the Hamilton + Game of Thrones mashup you've always wanted.

100 Must-Read Sci-Fi Fantasy Novels By Female Authors

The 100 best sci-fi fantasy novels by female authors!

10 Cheap Bookshelves (That Are Actually Pretty Nice)

You don't always get what you pay for! These bookshelves are easy on the eyes and the wallet.

14 Of Our Favorite Instagram Poets

7 Adult Coloring Books for Stress and Anxiety

Book Riot’s Favorite First Lines From Literature

Seduce Me: For The Love of a Great Prologue

Of Beards and Books: An Interview with Patrick Rothfuss

10 Of Our Favorite Literary TED Talks From 2015

Of Beards and Books: An Interview with Patrick Rothfuss

Our First Time: The Books That Made Us Romance Readers

Why I Never Finished Harry Potter (And Probably Never Will)