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

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2018 - Part III

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2018.

10 Books to Gift Your Enemies

Column by Gabino Iglesias December 12, 2018
For some reason you have to buy a gift for someone you hate. Well, here's a list to help you with that.

17 Books You MUST Own To Enjoy

Column by Peter Derk
A list of books that you really should own. Not to mention they make great gifts for book lovers.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2018 - Part II

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky December 10, 2018
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2018.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2018 - Part I

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky December 7, 2018
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2018.

The 15 Most Anticipated Horror Books of 2019

Column by Max Booth III December 5, 2018
Horror continues to strive in the new year.

6 Reasons We Still Love L.M. Montgomery's "Anne of the Green Gables" 110 Years Later

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
Since its publication 1908, Lucy Montgomery’s "Anne of Green Gables" has been adapted countless times around the word. Here are a few reasons why this Canadian classic is here to stay.

8 Conventions For Horror Writers in 2019

Column by Max Booth III
If you're wondering what this article is about, read the title again.

The 7 Very Best Scenes from C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
From Lucy's first discovery to Aslan's last battle, The Chronicles of Narnia is full of incredible scenes. That's why for C.S. Lewis's 120th birthday, we're going to look back on one from each book.

LitReactor's 2018 Black Friday For Readers And Writers

Column by Peter Derk
It's not crass consumerism if you shop while daintily sipping tea.

Celebrate Wolfenoot With These 10 Unique, Subversive Werewolf Novels

Column by Christopher Shultz
Why be another snout in the pack on Black Friday when you can stay home and honor the Spirit of the Wolf with meat, cake, and these werewolf books?

Gobble, Gobble: Exploring the Turkey Lit Genre

Column by Max Booth III November 21, 2018
Where are all the Thanksgiving books?

Black Friday: Buy Nothing and Opt Outside!

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
Do you really need to buy a bunch of crap this Black Friday? Start a new tradition with Buy Nothing Day and #OptOutside.

Three Exercises for Improved Character Development

Column by Gabino Iglesias November 13, 2018
If you want your characters to be as deep and nuanced as your narrative, here are three things you can do.

11 Tips to Beat Procrastination and Get that Novel Drafted

Column by Annie Neugebauer November 7, 2018
11 tips for resisting the urge to procrastinate, because falling behind in NaNoWriMo (or any fast drafting) is the kiss of death.

Halloween Vibes: Build Your Perfect Night at Home

Column by Annie Neugebauer
The parties are over, the hangovers faded like unfriendly ghosts, and you have work first thing in the morning. What to do when Halloween falls on a weekday? Suggestions to get 5 different vibes.

How I Would've Died In 20 Stephen King Novels

Column by Peter Derk
Not the surviving type, Pete examines his most likely causes of death in some of King's beloved works.

Celebrating Goosebumps: A Literary Profile of R.L. Stine

Column by Emmanuel Nataf October 22, 2018
In honor of R.L. Stine’s recent 75th birthday (and to celebrate Halloween), we present you with 13 of his spookiest hits.

33 Cool Podcasts for Horror Lovers

Column by Annie Neugebauer October 18, 2018
A smorgasbord of podcasts for horror lovers, covering scary fiction, film, reviews, and the industry itself.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Noah Webster, the Inventor of American English

Column by Taylor Houston
Happy 260th Birthday to the man whose name is synonymous with “Go Look It Up!” (Which is the pre-cursor to today’s “Google It!”)

Put A Vampire In It!

Column by Peter Derk
These same ol' boring books, movies, and TV shows got you down? We've got the solution! A (nonsensical, ill-fitting, badly done) vampire!

15 of Literature’s Most Villainous Names

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
What Do You Call an Evil Skeleton? In honor of the scariest holiday of the year, here are 15 of the most bone-chilling, blood-curdling villainous names in all of literature.

My 13 Favorite Audiobooks So Far

Column by Annie Neugebauer
My top 13 audiobooks of the 70 I've listened to so far.

What Famous Authors Would Be Like on Social Media if They Weren't Dead

Column by Max Booth III
How much writing would Charles Dickens have accomplished with FarmVille in his life?

Stephen King's 10 Best - Yes, Best! - Endings

Column by Meredith Borders
Happy birthday, Stephen King! Let's take a look at the ten best endings the author ever wrote.