Pretty Literate Blog

  • The Mother Lode of Funny Fiction: Crowd-Sourced Book Recs That Will Tickle Your Funny Bone

    It is National Humor Month - and that's no joke! Maybe you've been gearing up for it and didn't even realize it. ✔️Maybe our books inside The Clas...
  • April is the Perfect Month for a Giveaway!

    Did you know? April is: National Humor Month, and D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything And Read) Month I didn't know that myself til earlier this week, but ...
  • What I've Been Reading in March

    March played out wayyyyy differently than I had planned. My plan was to focus on springtime vibes. My plan was to enjoy a little staycation reading...
  • Meet My Friend & Some of the Lady Authors That Have Impacted Her Life

    I am so excited to share with you one of my favorite people on the planet. I met her last summer through The Outlandish Book Box we offered at Pre...
  • 13 Classic Female Authors You Should Meet

    I shared recently on Pretty Literate Live a baker's dozen of classic female authors every pretty literate person should read - a quick rundown of ...
  • March Madness

    Now that March is here, I am eager to welcome Spring - to throw open the windows, soak up some sunshine, go on a picnic, fly a kite, spring clean, ...
  • What I've Been Reading in February

    I read so many awesome books this month - highly recommended books virtually guaranteed to broaden my perspective and help me grow! - that I wante...
  • 14 Fascinating Facts About Jane Austen & Her Novels

    If you are a lover of Jane Austen, Mr. Darcy, and Miss Elizabeth Bennet and you cannot get enough of Mr. Collins' awkwardness, Miss Lucas' friend...
  • Brilliant Books for Black History Month

    I love the month of February. Don't you? In addition to fun holidays like Galentine's Day (13th) and Valentine's Day (14th), there is also a handf...
  • NATIONAL LIBRARY LOVER'S MONTH

    Did you know that February is NATIONAL LIBRARY LOVER'S MONTH? That's right! The entire month of February is set aside to celebrate libraries & ...
  • What I've Been Reading in January

    These frigid temps beg us to cozy up and connect with a good book, so if you're in-between novels, here's What I've Been Reading in January. (Wou...
  • 25 Literary Holidays to Indulge Your Inner Bookworm This Winter

    I had so much fun celebrating Hobbit Day last year that my curiosity was piqued. I thought, What other literary holidays are out there to be disco...