Where My Bookshelf and Spotify Collide

Written by Katelyn Connolly In the LitHub article “11 Pop Songs for Literary People,” Emily Temple jokes about the interlocking prestige of books and songs. There’s definitely some truth to that. When you see a person reading a book you like, you probably get pretty curious about what’s blasting through their headphones, and vice versa.…

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Layla AlAmmar’s The Pact We Made is the first book to be published through the Open Call for Submissions from Muslim Writers

Written by Katelyn Connolly In January 2017, a group of literary agents and publishers announced an “Open Call for Submissions from Muslim Writers,” just two months after the election of President Donald Trump. The call responded to the now-infamous “Muslim ban” the president signed during his first week in office, which sought to halt immigration…

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