reading pathways

A Brief History of Sexy Monsters

From Beauty and the Beast to The Shape of Water to pterodactyl erotica, monster romance has an enduring appeal.

20 Of The Best Nonfiction Books Of The Decade

Have you been looking for the perfect nonfiction read for a while? You can start with this diverse list of nonfiction books from the decade, including The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee and Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-first Century by Alice Wong.

Reading Pathways: Rachel Cusk

With 11 novels and 4 works of nonfiction, it’s hard to know where to begin with Rachel Cusk. Here's my suggestion for a reading pathway.

Reading Pathways: Rochelle Alers

Fall in love with Rochelle Alers. This pioneer novelist is known for weaving tales of love that will leave you both happy and breathless.

Clue Attitude: Agatha Christie in Contemporary Literature and Pop Culture

Hey mystery lovers, check out all these great mentions of the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, in contemporary literature and pop culture!

Indigenous Owned Bookstores You Need To Visit

From bookmobiles to charming brick and mortar stores to online book emporiums, these Indigenous owned bookstores are well worth the visit.

Reimagining Central Park’s Mall and Literary Walk

What if Central Park's Literary Walk statues honored American authors instead of old British white men?

Reading Pathways: Mary Roach Books

Follow along this reading pathway for where to get started with the work of science writer Mary Roach.

The Best Places to Find Library Jobs

From the types of library jobs available to the best places to search for those jobs, this is where to start your search.

Reading Pathways: RK Narayan

Discover the work of RK Narayan, a trailblazing writer of Indian literature who prioritized the Indian perspective over colonizer narratives.