Gia Coturri
Gia Coturri

Literary Prizes Are Getting It Right When It Comes to Diveristy

The shortlist for the Man Booker Prize, released earlier this month, showcased the citizens of six different countries, and the role prizes play in encouraging literary diversity.

6 Books You Need On Your Fall Reading List

It's fall reading list time! Get ready for shorter, cooler days with these fantastic books.

What Goethe Can Teach You About Managing Your Money

The famous German writer's advice about earning and saving is shockingly relevant today.

5 Best U.S. Destinations for Book Lovers

Need some help developing your literary vacations list? Here are five suggestions!

5 Amazing Books Set in the Great State Of California

Have you always wanted to visit California? Here are five books that will make you feel like you're there!

Is Modern Poetry Too Complicated For Modern Readers?

Modern poetry is difficult and complex. Does that mean it's beyond us? Or is there still hope?

5 Amazing Books Set in New York City

Want to go to New York City this summer but can't afford it? Here are five books that evoke the city so well you'll feel like you're there.

'Persuasion' is the Classic You Must Read (Or Re-Read) This Summer

The first in PolicyMic's new series that looks at the favorite books of contributors. First up? Jane Austen's "Persuasion."

5 Neil Gaiman Books That Will Make Him Your Favorite Author

Want to read some Neil Gaiman in preparation for his new book? Here's a list of his best work.

10 Must-Read Summer Books Of 2013

Want to stay on the cutting edge of literature? Keep an eye out for these 10 new books by high profile authors.

7 Books Every Smart Person Should Add to Their Summer Reading List

Summer's here. What are you going to read? How about these picks?

6 Popular Tumblrs That Landed Book Deals

What makes for a Tumblr that is so successful that it's made into a book? Probably a lot of pop culture references — but not necessarily.

Amazon Most Well-Read City: Is it Really Alexandria, Va.?

Amazon has declared Alexandria, Va. America's most well-read city, but what does that even mean and what was the company's methodology?

Shakespeare's Birthday: 5 Best Modern Adaptations Of Shakespeare Plays

In honor of Shakespeare's recent birthday, here are the five best versions of some of his plays.

National Poetry Month: You're Doing It Wrong, American Academy Of Poets

There are loads of public events, but is that really the best way to celebrate poetry? if National Poetry Month is going to continue to thrive, it has to be person to person.