What To Read If

Where book lovers find their next great read.
Created 13 Nov 2020
  • You’re Looking for an Escape
    27 Jun 2022 21 2
    Hi friends, I hope you’re hanging in there. The world is a lot right now, so I’ve decided to spotlight three escapist reads this week. These books will let you take a breather, rest and recharge. Befo...
  • You're Celebrating the Solstice
    21 Jun 2022 23 10
    Hi Book Lovers, Happy belated Juneteenth and Father’s Day! I hope you had a great weekend. This week, I’m doing something different. My friend Courtney Cook and I have swapped newsletters. Courtney wr...
  • Five Questions with Kellye Garrett
    16 Jun 2022 18 1
    The audiobook of Kellye Garrett’s Like a Sister, a thriller centered on a woman seeking answers about her half-sister’s mysterious death, was so good I found myself taking extra-long walks, just so I ...
  • You’re Celebrating Pride Month
    13 Jun 2022 23 15
    Hi friends, First off, welcome to new subscribers! I had an influx of sign-ups last week (I'm not sure from where — if you know, please leave a comment). If you're new here or need a reminder, I offer...
  • You Watched a Lot of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
    06 Jun 2022 18 15
    Hi friends, I hope your June is off to a great start. Last week, I was lucky enough to be in conversation at Solid State Books with Laura Hankin to celebrate the paperback launch of her book A Special...
  • You’re Ready To Win Summer Reading Bingo
    31 May 2022 17 1
    Hi friends, It’s finally here. This summer’s Bingo Card: How To Play Get a copy of your card here. Fill it in with books you read between now and Labor Day. We’ll run on the honor system, but I’m aski...
  • Everything You Need To Know About Summer Reading Bingo 2022
    31 May 2022 23 8
    Welcome to the official What To Read If Summer Reading Bingo page. How To Play Get a copy of your card here. Fill it in with books you read between now and Labor Day. We’ll run on the honor system, bu...
  • Five Questions with Kirthana Ramisetti
    26 May 2022 11 3
    I've been sitting here for an hour trying to figure out a note to add to the draft about the horrifying shooting in Texas. And the honest answer is that I have no words. I'm sending my love to everyon...
  • You Want a High-Flying Read
    23 May 2022 42 18
    Hi friends, I hope you’re all hanging in there. The news out of Buffalo is devastating. I’m not sure I have more to say other than I’m thinking about all of you and praying for the victims. To distrac...
  • You Want a Short, Powerful Book
    16 May 2022 51 13
    Hi friends, I have exciting news: We are just two weeks out from the start of our annual Summer Reading Bingo Game. It’s the biggest time of year for readers — so start warming up (stretches, deep bre...
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