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.

May 2023 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Your May 2023 horoscopes are here just in time to help you choose what newly released book to take to the beach.

Like That Bestselling Novel? Read This Nonfiction Book

Check out these nonfiction books for fans of bestselling novels by authors like Barbara Kingsolver and Emily St. John Mandel.

Independent Bookstore Day 2023 Celebrations Across the Country

Find out what cities across the U.S. are doing to celebrate Independent Bookstore Day 2023 on April 29th and get in on the fun!

Fabulous Books by RuPaul’s Drag Race Contestants and Winners

These books by RuPaul’s Drag Race contestants and winners bring humor, heart, and plenty of originality from the main stage to the book page.

QUIZ: What’s Your Tropey Romcom Career?

Are you an Owner of a Small Town Dog Biscuit Bakery or more of a Wedding Planner Who Doesn’t Believe in Marriage? Take this quiz to find out!

April 2023 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

New month, new books! Check out our April 2023 Horoscopes for a glance at the month ahead, along with a perfectly paired book recommendation.

Writing for the Bad Faith Reader

Authors and readers are more connected than ever. Here's how one writer avoids obsessing over the bad faith reader.

QUIZ: Can You Guess These Famous Authors’ Most Read Books?

Take this quiz to find out how well you know famous authors' most read books, including authors like Agatha Christie, Neil Gaiman, and Toni Morrison.

Let’s Go Lesbians: Books That Actually Use the Word Lesbian to Describe Their Characters

Looking for books with lesbian characters—who actually use the word lesbian? Check out these books by Kristen Arnett, Mia McKenzie, and more.

March 2023 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Welcome the new month with March 2023 horoscopes and new book recommendations for each sign.