Black Voices in Speculative Short Fiction: The Rise of FIYAH

FIYAH magazine is a leading force in upending the racial status quo in publishing. Here's how it got started and how it's done so far.

An Overthinker’s Guide to Giving Book Recommendations

Do you question every book you recommend? Spiral immediately after giving a book your stamp of approval? This overthinker's guide is for you.

10 Fascinating Fantasy Books Like Babel

With dark academic undertones and magical language, find more books like Babel by R.F. Kuang to sate your literary appetite, like How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu.

The Scandalous Life of Natalie Clifford Barney

The life and legacy of Natalie Clifford Barney, a drama-prone lesbian known for her many lovers, fantastic parties, and literary salons.

12 March 2023 Book Club Picks To Get Reading With

Get involved in a book club with this roundup of what all of the online book clubs are reading this March.

The Future Is Now: 40 of the Best Dystopian Novels

The future is now. Find the best dystopian novels from the ages, all of them envisioning a nightmarish type of future, like The Women Could Fly by Megan Giddings.

Friends With the Monster: The Fate of Truman Capote’s ANSWERED PRAYERS

A look at the controversy surrounding Truman Capote's ANSWERED PRAYERS, the salacious (and unfinished) work Capote called his magnum opus.

A Bookish Guide to the 2023 Oscars

The 2023 Oscar Awards will air Sunday, March 12. Let's take a look at the bookish adaptations up for several awards.

How Might AI Like ChatGPT Impact the Future of Writing and Books?

Writing is much more than syntax and grammar, so does AI like CHatGPT threaten the future of writing? Or is it merely a tool?

What’s Coach Beard Reading?: Every Book in TED LASSO Season 2

Ted Lasso is packed full of references. While you wait for season three, check out all the books shown or mentioned in season two!