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Lit Loves: Mary Robinette Kowal, Author and Puppeteer

If you enjoy Jane Austin and think adding magic can improve anything, you'll adore this Lit Love! Read more »

Lit Loves: Edward Gorey

An artist, playwright, author, and animal activist with a penchant for collecting cats, Edward Gorey had an odd sense of humor. Read more »
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Lit Loves: Peter S. Beagle, Novelist, Poet, and Songwriter

This Lit Love has won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards, and he received a World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2011. Read more »
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Inside the Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady

An English contemporary of Beatrix Potter, Edith Holden was also a talented watercolor artist and naturalist. Read more »
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Why The Baby-Sitters Club Was the Perfect Y.A. Series

Does the sight of those block letters make your inner tween clap with glee, too? Read more »
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Lit Loves: The Truly Fascinating Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter helped to pave the way for female voices in predominantly male spheres and provided us with dear Peter Rabbit and co. Read more »
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The Ways Victorian Book Designs Win Our Hearts

There are many aesthetic reasons to cherish vintage books. Read more »
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Why Mary Stewart’s Books Should Be Your Beach Reading This Summer

Mary Stewart was an inspiration, and I hope that someday I can be half the writer that she was. Read more »

Looking for Your Next Beach Read? We Have 4 Right Here

There’s nothing better than tossing a book in your cute summer tote bag and heading off to the beach. For maximum entertainment but easy reading, look to these four options. Read more »
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5 Important Life Lessons We Learned from Laura Ingalls Wilder

Whether it was to cherish family or be bold, these are the lessons we learned from the prolific American writer. Read more »
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