Pride month is here and what better way to celebrate than by tickling your brain with some books written by LGBT+ writers and/or are about LGBT+ stories? Thankfully, we have reached a time where there is a proliferation of content about the LGBT community by the LGBT community in both local and foreign spaces. Reading […]
Get your bookmarks ready, as this year’s stories will bring new and exciting plots because 2022 has a lot to offer bookworms in the year ahead. With genres of contemporary fiction, coming-of-age, romance, mystery, and a lot more to await. Here are 10 most anticipated novels of 2022, so prepare to add more books to […]
Ocean Vuong is the latest contributor to the Future Library project, which sees contemporary authors pen literary works that will remain unread until 2114.
The contenders of the International Booker Prize, who are mostly women for the second year in a row, were announced on April 2 in London.
The audio edition of Ann Patchett’s new novel has a voice that listeners should find familiar — Tom Hanks.
The 2019 longlist for Britain’s most prestigious literary award has been announced and it includes books by two former winners.
Julian Barnes was awarded France’s Jean d’Ormesson prize for his novel, “The Only Story”, a powerful meditation on the wounds a first love can leave.
These are great times to be a woman. Yes, we still hear stories of harassment and discrimination almost every other day, but we’re hearing something else: stories of women standing up for one another and demanding accountability. We heard about the #MeToo movement around the world, Times’s Up in Hollywood, and of countries like Iceland […]
Fact: LGBTQ+ people have very little representation in almost everything. In most forms of mainstream media—movies, television shows, music, books—homosexuality is barely discussed and almost always shown as worn out tropes like the protagonist’s sassy gay friend or the psychotic lesbian. To be fair, though, it looks likes things are changing for the better with […]