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.

ASMR Book Sounds: The Best New Way for Book Lovers to Relax

Is there anything more relaxing than sitting back and enjoying a good book? Yes, there might be one thing: ASMR book sounds.

Read Harder 2020: A Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novella

Get your science fiction and fantasy fix in short form with these excellent novellas -- perfect for the 2020 Read Harder challenge.

10 BAD BLOOD Book Club Questions: Your Reading Guide

Ready to dig into this fascinating nonfiction read? Here's your reading guide and BAD BLOOD book club questions to get the conversation going.

10 Epic Fantasy Books Like Wheel of Time

You've read all of Robert Jordan's series and are eagerly awaiting the television adaptation. What books like Wheel of Time can you read in the interim?

12 Inspirational Books to Get You in the Christmas Spirit

Get into the spirit of the season inspirational books for the holidays including nonfiction, novellas, romance, and more festive reads.

20 Personal Development Books For Your Best 2020

These are the best personal development books to get you through 2019 and into 2020 on the right foot, in a variety of genres for different goals.

10 CIRCE Book Club Questions: A Reading Guide for Madeline Miller’s Novel

Circe by Madeline Miller is really. freaking. good. In this reading guide, you'll find 10 Circe book club questions covering all the most important topics. 

Deck the Halls with Harry Potter Christmas Decorations! 25+ To DIY or Buy

I've found the perfect Harry Potter Christmas decorations for your winter holiday, whether you like DIY projects or you prefer to buy.

Which Marvel Villain Are You? Take This Quiz to Find Out!

Which Marvel villain are you? Do you even really know yourself until you have the answer to this question? Take the quiz now!

50 Best Harry Potter Gifts in 2019: Ideas for Kids and Adults

Find the perfect Harry Potter gifts for everyone on your list, but feel free to get yourself a little something as well!

Quiz: Which 2019 Horror Book Should You Read?

Which 2019 horror book should you be reading? Answer these questions about 2019 to find a perfect-for-you (and Halloween) horror title!

Michelle Obama’s BECOMING Book Club Questions: Your Reading Guide

Whether you’re meeting your book club or you’re talking about this book with your friends, these BECOMING book club questions get the conversation going.

Quiz: Which Spider-Man Are You?

We have multiple Spider-Men and women and pigs in multiple Spiderverses, comics, and film franchises. So, which Spider-Man are you?

10 Book Club Questions for WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING

Believe the hype! Where the Crawdads Sing is your book club's next great read. Here are 10 Where the Crawdads Sing book club questions to get started.  

The Best Young Adult Authors: A Non-Definitive List

These are the twenty best young adult authors who made it onto my non-definitive list. Which YA authors would you add to the list?