Genre Blends We Need More Of

From romantic sci-fi to cozy everything, these are the literary genre blends we need more of in our favorite bookstores and libraries.

40 of the Most Anticipated Beach Reads of 2023

Find 40 of the best beach reads 2023 has to offer, including Summer Reading by Jenn McKinley, organized by release date so you know when you'll be able to find them.

Love & Other Epic Adventures: Science Fiction Romance Books

Get your fill of space adventures, AI hunks, and shipworthy pairings with these science fiction romance books like The Red Scholar's Wake.

ARE YOU THERE GOD? IT’S ME, MARGARET Adaptation Sings; An Ode to Quiet But Life-Changing Experiences

ARE YOU THERE GOD? IT'S ME, MARGARET hits the big screen and resonates as much as book.

10 Engrossing Found Family Fantasy and Alternate History Novels

These found family fantasy books prove that friends can inspire as much love and loyalty as biological families and romantic partners, including Deep in Providence by Riss M. Neilson.

A History of Frog and Toad

Frog and Toad are having a moment—but who was their creator? I write about the genesis of the series and the life of Arnold Lobel.

Lighthearted Post Apocalyptic Books to Brighten Up the End of the World

These lighthearted dystopian books show wastelands and aftermaths that could be terrible filled with friendship, animals, loyalty, and hope.

What is a RomCozy? 10 Books that Bring Together Romance and Cozy Mystery Tropes

Get to know the sub-genre of romcozy and some of the excellent examples of romance-centric cozy mysteries.

Why Roald Dahl Does Not Deserve a Second Chance

Roald Dahl was a hateful person who included that vitriol in his books. His work doesn't deserve to be sanitized.

22 of the Best Graphic Novels of All Time

The best graphic novels of all time enhance and enchant the comics medium with storytelling. Find our fictional and nonfiction recs here.