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.

January 2022 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Learn more about the month ahead for your sign, the upcoming Mercury retrograde, and new books by Jessamine Chan, Jami Attenberg, and more.

What Would You Like Your Last Read Book To Be?

A reader contemplates how to choose the last book to read before you die and reflects on the life and death of her book-loving grandmother.

Cookbook Showdown: Best Ginger Cookie Recipes

One baker tests the best ginger cookie recipes from four cookbooks, documenting the results. Find out which cookie came out on top!

December 2021 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

December is here, and so are your last horoscopes and new book recommendations of 2021, including Amanda Gorman's new release!

Take This RuPaul’s Drag Race Quiz to Find Out Which Queen You Are and What Queer Book to Read Next

Take this RuPaul's Drag Race quiz to find out which iconic queen you are and, by extension, what queer book you should read next.

November 2021 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

November is here, and so are your horoscopes and book recommendations! Check out new books like The Sentence by Louise Erdrich, Noor by Nnedi Okorafor, and more.

Cookbook Showdown: Best Pumpkin Pie Recipes

Four cookbooks compete to determine once and for all which has the best pumpkin pie recipe — complete with photos of the finished pies!

Take This Trick-or-Treating Quiz and We’ll Tell You What Spooky Book to Read

Don your best Halloween costume and take this trick or treating quiz to find out which spooky book you should read.

October 2021 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

October is here, and so is your new horoscope! See what the planets show for your month ahead, along with a brand new book rec, including Monster in the Middle.

12 New LGBTQ Books That Prove Pride Isn’t Just for June

Some of the biggest queer books of the year came out in June, but these new LGBTQ books will help you celebrate pride all year round, including The Insiders by Mark Oshiro.