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Romantic LGBTQ+ Audiobooks That Will Sweep You Off Your Feet

Queer fiction, especially queer romance, has had a bittersweet history. Many books of the past that centered on queer relationships found themselves shunted into tragic endings or eclipsed in favor of more heteronormative narratives. Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 novel The Price of Salt aka Carol, about a romance between two women, was unprecedented for its time [...]

February 21st, 2024|General|

Wishing You a Witchy 2024: 7 Audiobooks to Make Your New Year More Magical

Many people add “read more books” to their New Year’s resolutions because their busy lives prevent them from finding time to sit down and do so. Why not knock off one resolution while fulfilling another? If you’re looking to get in touch with your witchy side this year (or maybe you already did a long [...]

December 26th, 2023|General|

Earning and Learning: An Expert Review of Apprentice Nation by Ryan Craig

Chances are, you're probably one of the 11.51 million Americans each year who have attended college as a full-time student. You may even be one of the 4.1 million students who actually finished your degree and graduated. Yep, you read that right! On average, less than 30% of students leave higher education with a degree [...]

November 30th, 2023|General|

Exploring Martial Worlds: Wuxia, Xianxia, and Western Cultivation Fantasy

If you like progression fantasy, chances are you've run into words like Xianxia, Wuxia, and "Western Cultivation" along the way.   Lovers of progression fantasy already know there are many nuances between its seemingly endless list of subgenres. Words like Xianxia, Wuxia, and "Western Cultivation" may appear in the description, but that doesn't always clear [...]

October 22nd, 2023|General|

From Blades to Magic: The Delightful Differences of Sword & Sorcery and High Fantasy

With its vast landscapes of magical creatures, powerful people, and extraordinary plots, fantasy has proven to be a popular genre when looking for a new world to jump into.   However, any fantasy lover will tell you there are a lot of subgenres within it – historical, magical realism, romantic, etc. – and that can [...]

October 19th, 2023|General|
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