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

Drunk Dubliners and Other Irish Writers Worth Reading

Column by Robbie Blair March 17, 2014
Happy St. Paddy's Day! I take you through Irish literary history and show off some of the best writers from the Emerald Isle.

40 for 40: Science Fiction and Fantasy Novels that Changed My Life

Column by Rajan Khanna February 28, 2014
On the occasion of his 40th birthday, columnist Rajan Khanna looks at 40 novels that had a significant effect on him as a reader and writer.

5 Reasons I'll Never Buy A Kindle: Lamentations of a Book-Loving Luddite

Column by Naturi Thomas-Millard February 18, 2014
eReaders isolate us, impoverish our lives, and are like going on a date with Dan Brown. Allow me to explain...

Punkpunk: A Compendium of Literary Punk Genres

Column by Daniel Hope February 17, 2014
A list of the types of science fiction punk genres, starting at cyberpunk and working our way to absurdity.

The Best and Worst Love Stories of All Time

Column by Robbie Blair February 14, 2014
What well-crafted love stories manage to pull us in — without idolizing toxic relationship models? Here are some of the best and worst love stories of all time.

5 Queer Relationships in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Column by Rajan Khanna February 13, 2014
In honor of Valentine's Day we look at some queer relationships in science fiction and fantasy books.

11 Science Fiction Novels for the Lovelorn Rocket Jockey

Column by Daniel Hope February 7, 2014
A list of science fiction novels that also make good romance novels. Or maybe it's the other way around.

The 10 Weirdest And Most Wonderful Libraries In The World

Column by Kimberly Turner January 23, 2014
What do camels, donkeys, UFOs, boats, phone booths, and tanks have in common? They can all be libraries. Confused? Check out these weird and wonderful libraries...

Liars, Madmen, Demons and Children: 10 Unforgettable Unreliable Narrators

Column by Kimberly Turner January 20, 2014
Who can you trust? Not these 10 unreliable narrators, but that doesn't mean they're not worth getting to know.

12 New Comics To Try In 2014

Column by Kelly Thompson January 17, 2014
12 Comics to look out for in 2014!

The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy of 2013: An Eclectic List

Column by Rajan Khanna January 6, 2014
A look at some of the best science fiction & fantasy moments of 2013.

5 Storytelling Lessons You Can Learn From the Films of 2013

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky January 3, 2014
Screenwriters and directors are storytellers, too. What can you, as a writer, learn from them?

Write Every Day in 2014: 14 Steps for Forming A Writing Habit

Column by Robbie Blair January 2, 2014
A look at the science of habit formation, giving you 14 tips on effectively ingraining a writing habit in 2014.

4 Tips for Making Your Writing Resolutions Stick

Column by Naturi Thomas-Millard December 30, 2013
Sick of articles on New Year's Resolutions that exhort you to do the impossible? The impractical? And that use words like 'exhort'? Here's a new twist on the New Year...

8 Awesome Word-Nerd Games

Column by Robbie Blair December 20, 2013
I share some of my favorite word-nerd games, including well-tried classics, lesser-known gems, and some truly strange favorites.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2013 (Part 2)

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2013. Part 2.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2013 (Part 1)

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky December 17, 2013
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2013.

The Ten Bookshots Reviews that Forced Me Yet Again into the Eager Tentacles of Amazon

Column by Cath Murphy December 16, 2013
I promised at the last meeting of Bookaholics Anonymous that my habit was under control. That was before I started managing the Bookshots reviews...

10 Great Geek Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Column by Kelly Thompson December 13, 2013
10 great gifts for the geeks in your life, from comics to books and beyond.

Storyville: My Ten Favorite Short Stories of 2013

Column by Richard Thomas December 12, 2013
Here are my ten favorite short stories for 2013.

10 Reasons Why the Grinch Is Better than Santa Claus

Column by Daniel Hope
The Grinch deserves more attention as a fixture of the holiday season. He's better than Santa Claus in many ways.

Fifteen Twisted Christmas Tales

Column by Christopher Shultz December 10, 2013
For an offbeat, weird, macabre and twisted holiday, look no further than this list.

Ten Unbeatable Holiday Gifts for Book Lovers

Column by Kimberly Turner December 6, 2013
Why endure door-bustin’ mall shenanigans when you can find perfect gifts without leaving the comfort of home? We've got you covered with 10 presents sure to delight every bibliophile on your list.

Christmas Bummers: 5 Books to Wallow In During the Holidays

Column by Ed Sikov December 3, 2013
Perennially depressed Ed Sikov recommends five unbearably sad novels with which to celebrate the holidays.

5 Words to Be Grateful For

Column by Ed Sikov November 28, 2013
In this season of giving thanks, one man expresses gratitude for a few of his favorite words.