Danika Ellis

Danika spends most of her time talking about queer women books on tumblr and at the Lesbrary, as well as chatting about all sorts of bookish things on booktube. Blog: The Lesbrary Twitter: @DanikaEllis

6 Sapphic Shakespeare Retellings

Looking for some Shakespearean tales with a focus on queer women? Check out these excellent Sapphic Shakespeare retellings.

An Imitation of Imperfection: A History of Deckle Edges

Why are the page edges of your book ragged? Why do some people think it's a defect and others think it's a sign of luxury? Let's talk deckle edges.

8 Books With Established F/F Relationships From The Start

No slow burn or will-she-won't-she here! Check out these excellent books and comics that feature established F/F relationships.

Why are Books That Shape? From Codices to Kindles, Why This Rectangle Stays Golden

Ever wonder why books are rectangular? We've got the answers!

Why Did Interactive Ebooks Never Catch On?

We examine why interactive ebooks have struggled to catch on among readers, considering the work that goes into them, the distraction of them, and more.

QUIZ: How Well Do You Remember the Food in Harry Potter?

The Best Books You’ve Never Heard of, July 2019

5 Reasons to Participate in The Reading Rush!

The Reading Rush is a week-long readathon starting July 22nd. Earn badges! Enter giveaways! Do Twitter sprints! (But mostly, read books!)

I Tried to Teach High School English for a Month. Here’s What Happened.

11 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Started Book Blogging

A book blogger offers some hard-learned tips about book blogging, including choosing your books, valuing your time, and being consistent.

The Best Books You’ve Never Heard of, April 2019

We love buzzy books, new releases, and all the books, but, here, we turn the spotlight on under-the-radar books that deserve some love.

Riot Roundup: The Best Books We Read January–March 2019

Rioters shared the best book they've read so far this year like the booknerds we are!

I Read a Book a Day for a Month. Here’s What Happened.

One Rioter realized she'd have to read a book a day for a month in order to complete a reading project commitment. Did she manage? Read on to find out.

2019 Sapphic Books To Add To Your TBR (40+ Titles)

Witness the golden year of queer books ahead! Here's a list of many 2019 sapphic books that one reader bookmarked this year.

The Best Books You’ve Never Heard of

Tons of books get buried, and some truly excellent stories languish in obscurity, but we're here to change that with the best books you've never heard of!