Top 5s, Top 10s, even Top 8's. Everyone loves lists! And we have a ton of 'em!

Ditch Your New Books and Reread An Old Favorite, Instead

Column by Jena Brown
Sometimes the best read is the one you know you’re going to love.

What I Learned From 6 Books On Writing Faster

Column by Andrea J. Johnson
I read six books on writing faster, and the common elements revolve around creating a consistent habit and specific reason for the achievement.

Books We’re Looking Forward To In 2023

Column by Jena Brown
2023 is already looking like a banner book year. Start apologizing to your TBR pile now.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2022 - Part II

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
Submitted for your approval (or derision): the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads of 2022. Featuring: Alex Segura, Andrea J. Johnson, Joshua Chaplinsky, Ben Tanzer, & John Skipp.

The Must-Read Horror Graphic Novels of 2022

Column by Stephanie M. Wytovich, MFA
Some of my favorite comic reads from 2022 spanning horror, magic realism, and dark science fiction.

11 Of My Personal Favorite Kidlit Reads of 2022

Column by Karis Rogerson
A list of books for kids and young adults that Karis Rogerson read and loved in 2022!

2022: The Year of Intrusive Thought As High Art Literature

Column by Gabriel Hart
Gabriel Hart gives us a peculiar listicle that unspools the zeitgeist of literature in 2022.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2022 - Part I

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
Submitted for your approval (or derision): the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads of 2022. Featuring: Rob Hart, Sadie Hartmann, Stephanie M. Wytovich, Sara Tantlinger, & Peter Derk.

6 Nonfiction Titles For Nonfiction November

Column by Lindy Ryan
Halloween may be over, but that’s no reason to say goodbye to your spooky bookshelf!

7 Super-Satisfying Murder Mysteries to Read in Anticipation of "Glass Onion"

Column by Kleopatra Olympiou
Knives Out: Glass Onion is in theaters now. Available on Netflix in December.

The Edible Complex: Food-based tips for research and editing

Column by Roy Christopher
Eating and writing sometimes feel inextricably linked. Here are three food-based tips for research and editing.

The Mad, Bad Royal: 10 Books About Loathsome Monarchs

Column by Leah Dearborn
Is it possible for a monarch to be a hero, given the lack of equality between them and the rest of the world? Some of literature’s famous villains of the ruling class didn’t bother to find out.

10 NaNoWriMo Tips for Success from Editors and Agents

Column by Kleopatra Olympiou
Attempting NaNoWriMo this year? I've asked 10 Reedsy editors and agents for their advice to help you succeed.

Storyville: My Favorite Horror Stories Available to Read Online Right Now

Column by Richard Thomas
Some thought provoking and emotional work for you to enjoy this Halloween season.

10 Scary Children’s Books that Might Still Keep You Up at Night

Column by Leah Dearborn
There’s nothing more lastingly creepy than books with the ability to scar your early childhood.

Let's Replace Canonical Horror

Column by Peter Derk
Out with the old, in with the gory, juicy, squishy, disgusting, Halloween-y new!

The Magical Books That Fostered My Own Budding Love of "Spooky Season"

Column by Karis Rogerson
An avowed coward, Karis Rogerson read some books and fell in love with spooky season!

7 Books You Should be Reading Right Now, According to TikTok

Column by Kleopatra Olympiou
Curious what BookTok users are reading? Here's a taste.

10 Translated Books to Read for International Translation Day

Column by Kleopatra Olympiou
This Sept. 30th, celebrate by reading a translated book, and experience a feeling of abundance, the joy of choice, of plenty, of access.

8 Killer True Crime Books for Fans of 'In Cold Blood'

Column by Jena Brown
To celebrate Capote's birthday, here are 8 true crime books that read with the same intimacy and heartbreaking detail as "In Cold Blood."

5 Lessons On How To Avoid Getting Fucked By A Publisher

Column by Paul Michael Anderson
Paul Michael Anderson shares what he learned advocating for his latest release.

5 Must-Read Frankenstein Retellings

Column by Jena Brown
In honor of Shelley's birthday, we highlight 5 reimaginings of her timeless classic.

10 Great First Lines Analyzed

Column by Kleopatra Olympiou August 5, 2022
A first line is a moment of orientation: the reader opening their eyes into the story.

Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: 10 Dark Nautical Novels

Column by Leah Dearborn August 1, 2022
Some darker materials for your beach reading pleasure.

7 Great Nonfiction Books Written by Women

Column by Kleopatra Olympiou July 15, 2022
7 great works of nonfiction by women, for anyone in search of their great next read.