Sarah Ullery

Sarah suffers from chronic sarcasm, and an unhealthy aversion to noise. She loves to read, and would like to do nothing else, but stupid real life makes her go to work. She lives in the middle of a cornfield and shares a house with two spoiled dogs and a ton of books.

The House with a Clock in Its Walls: Read it, Then Watch it

If The House with a Clock in Its Walls is anything like the book, it'll scare the socks off your kids, but it'll be totally worth it!

Librarians Must Weed Their Book Collection

It is a librarian's job to make sure that the library maintains an updated, relevant collection of books that suits the needs of all its community members.

10 Great Audiobooks in Translation

Only 3% of books published in the USA every year are in translation, and even fewer of those make it to audiobooks. Here are 10 you shouldn't miss!

Upcoming Releases from My Favorite Small Presses

August, September, and October releases from these excellent small presses.

An Appreciation for Doomed Love Stories

A reader on developing an appreciation for doomed love stories, when you're more interested in unrequited than happily-ever-after.

Books From Central America’s Northern Triangle Countries

With the recent news about the humanitarian crisis at the U.S. border, we've rounded up books about Central America and its Northern Triangle countries.

40 Books for Kids Who Love Puzzles

Jigsaw puzzles, rubik's cubes, sudoku, even Minecraft--if you know some kids who love solving problems, consider these books for kids who love puzzles.

My Summer Reading Playlist

13 Fantastic Soccer Books for Kids

If your kid loves soccer, and you’re looking for something for them to read this summer, don’t worry: there are now PLENTY of soccer books for kids to choose from.

10 Books by Nigerian Authors with Feminist Themes

On feminism in Nigeria and a selection of ten excellent feminist books by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Akwaeke Emezi, and more Nigerian authors.