Nikki VanRy

Nikki VanRy is a proud resident of Arizona, where she gets to indulge her love of tacos, desert storms, and tank tops. She also writes for the Tucson Festival of Books, loves anything sci-fi/fantasy/historical, drinks too much chai, and will spend all day in bed reading thankyouverymuch. Follow her on Instagram @nikki.vanry.

9 Fascinating And Fun Literary Airbnb Online Experiences

Airbnb online experiences, hosted from around the world, are a perfect virtual gift or themed "get-together" for readers, writers, and kids.

19 Of My Favorite Fahrenheit 451 Quotes

Even though it's relatively short, choosing a list of my favorite Fahrenheit 451 quotes was a challenge. Here are the lines that struck me the hardest.

14 Websites To Find Free Audiobooks Online

11 great places to find free legal audiobooks online.

15 Of The Best Places To Find Free Books Online

There are millions of free books online. Seriously. Here's 15 of the best sites to find books that you can read online or download to take with you.

18 Stunning Lord Of The Rings Art Pieces

Today's creators are crafting Tolkien's words into beautiful Lord of the Rings art so you can always be reminded of this classic story. Find our favorites.

50 Of The Best Historical Fiction Books

Ready to travel through time and space? This list of the best historical fiction books gives you the broadest view of our world's shared past.

Short Essay Collections Are My Comfort Read Right Now

If your main form of reading is news and Medium posts with titles like "Wash Every Grocery Before It Enters Your House" right now, maybe try these instead.

50 Must-Read Greek Mythology Books

If you're fascinated by Greek mythology books, or looking for Percy Jackson or Circe read-alikes, you'll find the best here for adults, teens, and kids.

10 Bookish Goods To Celebrate Pantone’s 2020 Color Of The Year

These bookish accessories in hues close to Pantone's Color of the Year will inspire your own tranquility and peace in 2020. 

22 Of The Very Best First Lines Of Books

These are some of our favorites, the best first lines of books, with explanations why these sentences rank among the very best. 

12 Baby Gifts For Comic Geeks To Power Their First Holiday Season

From Batman to Baby Groot, these are the best baby gifts for comic geeks in 2019.

What Happened To Adult Coloring Books? Charting the Boom and Bust

What happened to adult coloring books? Why the trend and sudden decline? Are they still around? We look at the genre in 2015 and now.

Michael B. Jordan’s Production Company Acquires KINGDOM OF SOULS

Rena Barron's dark YA fantasy KINGDOM OF SOULS was acquired by Jordan's Outlier Society, promising viewers a world of witch doctors, voodoo, and more.

Let’s Fund The Heck Out Of Phoenix’s First And Only Bilingual Bookstore

Palabras is the first and only bilingual Spanish/English bookstore in Phoenix, and they're asking for help to fund their growth efforts. Let's fund 'em!

15 Elastic Book Bands That Are Too Pretty To Hide Between Your Pages

Impossibly cute and pretty book bands and planner bands for your current reads. Find your favorites with pen holders, pouches, and more.