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16 Cozy Mysteries Starring Female Detectives

Go beyond Miss Marple, and satisfy your inner armchair detective with these beloved and popular sleuths.

by Paul Wargelin

9 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Book Lovers

Step up your game this Valentine’s Day with these whimsical literary gifts.

by MacKenzie Stuart

14 Must-Read Books by Iconic Black Authors

Pick up the novels that changed how we read, what we read, and who we read.

by Olivia Mason

Lock Your Doors: 8 Young Adult Thriller Books 

Winning prom queen is the least of these teens’ worries. 

by Murder & Mayhem

Inside the Surveillance War Between James Baldwin and the FBI

Before the If Beale Street Could Talk author became a symbol of today's Black Lives Matter movement, he was a high-priority target of FBI surveillance during the 1950s, '60s, and '70s.

by Olivia Mason

9 New and Upcoming Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2019

Be on the lookout for these promising new and upcoming titles.

by Olivia Mason

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Russell Baker Dies at 93

The journalist will be forever remembered through his award-winning biography, Growing Up. 

by Hezra Martinez

The Trailer for Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Promises an Epic Reboot

Nancy may have upgraded to a cellphone and a skateboard, but she’s still the plucky heroine of your childhood.

by MacKenzie Stuart

7 Funny Books for Fans of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Dive into some Midge-approved reading about funny ladies, stand-up comedy, historical New York, and the general absurdity of everyday life. 

by Olivia Mason

9 Gripping New Thrillers Coming in 2019

Your guide on what and who to read this year. 

by Olivia Mason

MI6 Recruits a Bumbling Salesman in Our Man in Havana

When you're in need of an undercover spy, who you gonna call? The owner of a vacuum cleaner store, of course.

by Olivia Mason

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