Author Essay

Why I’m Addressing Toxic Masculinity in My Romance Novels

Rom-coms are funny, but they're no joke.

By LYSSA KAY ADAMS • 5 months ago
Author Essay

How Carl Sagan Inspired Me as a Reader

Sasha Sagan reflects on the lessons that her father taught her about reading—and life.

By SASHA SAGAN • 6 months ago
Author Essay

How Reading Promotes Mindfulness

Cory Allen, author of Now Is the Way, explains why picking up a book strengthens focus and mental clarity.

By CORY ALLEN • 7 months ago
Author Essay

The Perfect Martinis to Pair with Your Favorite Books

The Martini Cocktail author recommends top-notch variations of literature's favorite drink.

By ROBERT SIMONSON • 7 months ago
Author Essay

The Literary Witches Oracle

A celebration of famous female writers who serve as wise guides for personal reflection.

By TAISIA KITAISKAIA • 7 months ago
Author Essay

Why Every Book Club Needs Food

The author of Tasting Grace talks the joy of food (and shares her potato-bacon torte recipe!).

By MELISSA D'ARABIAN • 7 months ago
Author Essay

10 Words We All Should Use Again

Here are ten old words worth resurrecting. 

By JOE GILLARD • 7 months ago
Author Essay

Why We Need Novels to Bring History to Life

Carolina De Robertis, author of Cantoras, pays tribute to the real women who inspired her novel.

By CAROLINA DE ROBERTIS • 7 months ago