Lyndsie Manusos

Lyndsie Manusos’s fiction has appeared in PANK, SmokeLong Quarterly, and other publications. She holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and has worked in web production and content management. When she’s not nesting among her books and rough drafts, she’s chasing the baby while the dog watches in confused amusement. She lives with her family in a suburb of Indianapolis.

10 Nursery Bookshelves For Your Budding Reader

These nursery bookshelves beg young readers to pick up and browse through books. We don't blame you for wanting them, too.

Silkpunk: What It Is & What It Definitely Is Not

Silkpunk does NOT apply to every speculative, science fiction, or fantasy book inspired by Asian history or culture. Here’s what it is, including reads like The Tea Master and the Detective by Aliette de Bodard.

Short Story Collections as Portals to Literary Magazines and other Writings

Here’s how to use short story collections like The Tangleroot Palace by Marjorie Liu to discover new authors and literary magazines you’re sure to love!

Too Weird or Not Weird Enough: What is Slipstream?

Learn about slipstream fiction, from its origins, to interpretations of what it means, and even some current examples of slipstream books.

Once Upon A Fracture: A Helen Oyeyemi Reading Pathway

Are you new to Helen Oyeyemi? Follow this reading pathway into the strange, uncanny, and surreal world of Oyeyemi's fiction.

10 Speculative Short Story Collections to Enjoy in 2021

Look out for these 2021 speculative short story collections featuring fables from Pakistan, urban legends, gothic horror and more, including Reconstruction: Stories by Alaya Dawn Johnson.

25 Must-Read New Fantasy Books

Get your fill of escapist delights with these must-read new fantasy books, from collections to novels and novellas out this year like Zen Cho’s The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water.

How to Make a Toddler Reading Nook

Build a cozy and accessible toddler reading nook that your child will love with these tips.

16 Funny Short Stories and Books to Brighten Your Mood

In the midst of researching news reports and washing your hands, here is a list of 16 funny short stories and books to brighten your mood.

15 Bookish Gifts for the Sarah J. Maas Fandom

With all the news and excitement surrounding the author, it's the perfect time to indulge in some clothing, pins, and more Sarah J. Maas gifts.