Emily Martin

Emily has a PhD in English from the University of Southern Mississippi, MS, and she has an MFA in Creative Writing from GCSU in Milledgeville, GA, home of Flannery O’Connor. She spends her free time reading, watching horror movies and musicals, cuddling cats, Instagramming pictures of cats, and blogging/podcasting about books with the ladies over at #BookSquadGoals (www.booksquadgoals.com). She can be reached at emily.ecm@gmail.com.

8 Fascinating Characters From Arthurian Legend

You may know King Arthur and Merlin, but there are many other characters from Arthurian legends worth considering. Here are some interesting ones.

20 Social Justice Books For Young Adults and Middle Grades

These 20 books about social justice for young readers are the perfect reads because they pack strong messages and engaging stories/characters.

10 Authors Who Write Across Age Groups

If you enjoy reading books no matter the age level, these authors who write across age groups are here to cover nearly every corner of your reading life.

12 Books Like DEAR MARTIN by Nic Stone To Read Next

You've read Nic Stone's YA novel Dear Martin and are looking to read more like it? These are a few great books like Dear Martin out there in the world.

Movies About Writers: 20 You Can Watch At Home Right Now

These are the 20 best movies about writers, now available to watch at home. Because now seems like a good time to have a themed movie marathon at home.

5 Frightening Magical Cities of Fantasy and Horror

From King's Landing to Gujaareh, from real places to fictional ones, these magical cities are filled with baddies and bad times and bad dogs.

Happening Right Now: The Harry Potter Alliance is Hosting A Virtual Con

Feeling a little copped up and bored? Good news: The Harry Potter Alliance is hosting a virtual con today through Saturday, April 4th!

Best Online Book Clubs: 15 Online Clubs to Join in 2020

So you want to join a book club but don't have time to commit to real-life meetings? Here are the 15 best online book clubs to join right now.

The 10 Best HAMLET Retellings, Ranked

With all the many versions of Shakespeare's HAMLET out there, which ones are worth checking out? Here are the best Hamlet retellings.

THE DUTCH HOUSE Book Club Questions: Your Meeting Guide

Have you chosen Ann Patchett's 2019 novel for your book club? Here are 10 The Dutch House book club questions to get your conversation going.

10 Books Like BELOVED by Toni Morrison

Whether it's the themes, plot points, or writing style, each of these books like Beloved has some element that makes it comparable to Beloved in some way.

Ways to Keep Up With Your Reading Goals in 2020

Already stressing about those 2020 reading resolutions? Don't worry--we're here with some tips to help you keep up with your reading goals this year.

THERE THERE Book Club Questions: A Reading Guide

Are you looking for There There book club questions to get the conversation started? This is our reading guide with questions for your book club meeting.

Who Is Miles Morales?: An Introduction to Your Favorite Spider-Man

Who is Miles Morales and why should he be your favorite Spider-Man ever? Read on to find out answers to all your questions about this superhero.

Which Genre Mashup Is Your Next Perfect Read?

Sticking to one genre is so 2019. Live a little, shake it up, and take this quiz to find your new favorite genre bending book!