Alex Luppens-Dale

Alex Luppens-Dale won the “Enthusiastic Reader Award” all four years of high school. She is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and received her MFA from The New School. Her favorite genres are fantasy, memoir, and anything with cults. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and cat. Alex can be found on Twitter @firstofautumn

10 of the Most Expensive Books on Etsy

Brace yourself and hide your wallet because we've got a roundup of some of the most expensive books on Etsy.

Put Down Your Phone: Books About Smartphones and the Consequences of Constant Connection

Amazon Pulls Two Books Claiming “Cures” for Autism

"Amazon has confirmed that the books were purposely removed but declined to discuss whether similar titles will be taken down in the future..."

15 of the Best INVISIBLE MAN Quotes from Ellison’s Classic Novel

Here are just a few of the many INVISIBLE MAN quotes I will be coming back to for quite some time. Think on these profound words from author Ralph Ellison.

#RiotGrams: Our Favorite Endpapers

Because we can't get enough, here's a roundup of some of our favorite endpapers prompted by this month's #RiotGrams Instagram challenge!

Read Harder: A Translated Book Written and/or Translated by a Woman

Looking for works in translation written and/or translated by a woman for the 2019 Read Harder Challenge? Check out this extensive list!

Reading Pathways: The Best Mary Oliver Poems

For those who don’t read a lot of Mary Oliver poems and would like to explore her work, here's where to start with her poetry.

5 Slightly Ridiculous Unsolved Mysteries of the Harry Potter Series

Does the wand choose the wizard? Don your sleuthing hat and ponder these very serious unsolved mysteries of the Harry Potter series.

She Was Always Afraid: Anxiety In ALICE ISN’T DEAD

A reader on seeing herself and her anxiety reflected in ALICE ISN'T DEAD, a novelization of the popular Night Vale Presents podcast.

Reading Pathways: Jenny Han Books

Aside from suggesting you read each of the trilogies in order, your trip through Jenny Han books can be something of a "choose your own path."