Susie Dumond

Susie (she/her) is a queer writer originally from Little Rock, now living in Washington, DC. She is the author of QUEERLY BELOVED and the forthcoming LOOKING FOR A SIGN from Dial Press/Random House. You can find her on Instagram @susiedoom.

Cookbook Showdown: The Best Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Recipes

Want to up your pineapple upside-down cake game? We tested recipes from four cookbooks to find out which version comes out on top.

20 Must-Read Queer Poetry Collections

Whether you're new to poetry or a lifelong poetry lover, this list of 20 must-read queer poetry collections has something for you, including Don’t Call Us Dead by Danez Smith.

Take This ENCANTO Quiz to Find Out Which Character You Are (And What Book to Read)

Take this Encanto quiz to find out which member of the family Madrigal you are — and what book you should read next based on your result.

April 2022 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Check out your April 2022 horoscopes and book recommendations, with new books from Claire Kann, Janelle Monae, and more.

The Top Must-Read Authors According to Book Riot Contributors

We surveyed Book Riot contributors to find out what writers they consider "must-read" authors. Find out which six authors made the top of the list.

QUIZ: Can You Match the Literary Animal to Its Book?

Do you love books about furry friends? Take this literary animal quiz to see if you can match the beastly character to its book!

March 2022 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Check out your March 2022 horoscopes and book recommendations for a peek at the month ahead, along with new books in a range of genres, including Read Dangerously: The Subversive Power of Literature in Troubled Times by Azar Nafisi.

QUIZ: Pick Some Clearance Candy and We’ll Tell You What Romance-Free Book to Read

If you're more excited about half-priced candy than ooey-gooey lovey-dovey stuff, this romance-free book quiz is for you.

February 2022 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Looking for a great new book to read? Find romance, mystery, and much more in your February 2022 horoscopes and book recommendations, including The Verifiers by Jane Pek!

10 Short, Fast-Paced Books to Kickstart Your Yearly Reading Goal

Do you have an ambitious reading goal for 2022? Get a jumpstart on it with these new fast-paced books under 300 pages, including None but the Righteous by Chantal James.