#Essays

Which Is the Best Book Tracking App? A Comparison of 5 Book Trackers

Which is the best book tracking app? I've tried the top five, so you won’t have to. Find a comparison of features, usability, and more here.

Why Are Elderly Protagonists Having a Moment?

With age comes wisdom.

The Gayest Books: Inside America’s First Gay Mail-Order Book Service

Once upon a time, in the late 1940s, one publisher started a contest that would secretly shift the queer landscape significantly.

Our Nostalgic Faves are Gruesome

Are our favorite nostalgic books too gruesome or just right for young readers? Let's talk it out by way of that asylum meme.

The Horror of a White Picket Fence

How does this symbol transform when used in YA, thrillers, romance, or horror novels?

Bookmory Review: Better Than Goodreads, But With Some Caveats

Is it worthwhile to switch despite some challenges? This in-depth Bookmory review answers all of your questions and more.

Book Clubs Are Having a Moment

With all the celebrity book clubs popping up, book clubs are really having a moment, but why? And will it last?

Read With Jenna, the Jenna Bush Hager Book Club

Read With Jenna is a publishing phenomenon. We dive into the history of the Jenna Bush Hager Book Club and think about its impact.

7 Reasons You Shouldn’t Date a Reader

Beware.

Did You Know You Can Find Printed Versions of Audiobooks?

I may have just unlocked the best-kept secret in the book world.