Alice Nuttall

Alice Nuttall is a children’s and webcomic writer who spends her free time reading, knitting, and playing D&D, occasionally all at the same time. Her superpower is the ability to find a cup of coffee no matter where she is. She blogs at https://alicenuttallbooks.wordpress.com/

8 Books About the History of Eugenics in the United States

Responses to COVID-19 have made obvious the eugenicist logic that still influences U.S. medical and political policy, and books like Killing the Black Body by Dorothy Roberts provide vital background.

Are Mysteries and Thrillers Less Enjoyable the More You Read in the Genre?

Are mysteries and thrillers less enjoyable the more you read? One Rioter dives into reading widely in this genre.

12 of the Funniest Women in Literature

So many funny women in literature are often overlooked! Here's a rundown of my favourite witty women writers + suggested reading for each.

15 Simply Delicious Cookbooks for Teens

Whether they’re a budding chef, or clueless in the kitchen, these cookbooks for teens, including The Super Easy Teen Cookbook by Christine Hitchcock, will help teens learn a huge variety of cooking skills.

8 Stellar Sci-Fi Books With Living Spaceships

From bioships to AI-powered starships, living spaceships are a staple of the sci-fi genre. Here’s a run-down of some intriguing examples, including The Tea Master and the Detective by Aliette de Bodard.

Hidden Knowledge: Secret and Mysterious Libraries Around the World

A look at secretive libraries and hidden repositories of books around the world, and how people came to discover them.

Why Is Publishing Plagiarism Still Possible?

In a world where YouTube videos can be taken down for a few seconds of copyright infringement, why does publishing plagiarism still occur?

11 Popular Teen Books for 2022

Teen fiction is in for a treat this year, with the publication of a huge number of exciting books. Check out the popular teen books of 2022, including Bitter by Akwaeke Emezi.

15 Wise and Witty Self-Help Books for Teens

These self-help books for teens is full of useful resources and advice for young adults as they negotiate life and relationships.

9 Nail-Biting Fantasy Books About Forbidden Magic

Books about forbidden magic mix rich fantasy systems with high-stakes drama. Here are some of the best, from middle grade like Amari and the Night Brothers by B. B. Alston to adult fantasy like The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson.