Seira Wilson
Seira Wilson
Seira can’t remember a time when she wasn’t infatuated with reading--19 years in the book industry later, her house is brimming with shelves upon shelves of memoirs, cookbooks, coffee table books, all manner of fiction, and an insane number of children's books and YA novels. Don’t judge, just borrow a book.

Recent posts by Seira


YA Wednesday: The Best of 2015

Choosing the Best Young Adult Books of 2015 is one of the hardest lists to compile because there can only be 20 titles. I know that sounds like a lot but believe me, when you start looking over that shelf of favorites it seems like a very small number. That said, for me the number one YA novel this year can only be...

Read more

Best Children's Books of 2015

Looking back on the year, there are books that immediately come to mind as the best of what came out in 2015. In the case of children's books, that covers a lot of ground (as it should) so we chose our favorite books for babies and toddlers, picture books, chapter books, exciting nonfiction, and of course the novels...

Read more

On the Side: Thanksgiving with "V is for Vegetables"

Somehow Thanksgiving is just around the corner and once again I'm looking for a new side dish to try. Enter Michael Anthony's recipe for Parsnip & Kale Gratin...

Read more

Recipe Road Test: Double Dippin' in "Milk Bar Life"

Christina Tosi, known for her addictive desserts at Momofuku Milk Bar, lets us belly up to the table for whatever she and her friends are cooking up in "Milk Bar Life" -- here are two of my favorite recipes that go together like peanut butter and jelly. Or meat and noodles...

Read more

Bond. James Bond.

This weekend the new 007 movie, SPECTRE, opens in theaters and I, for one, can't wait to see it. If you also have a love of this particular British secret agent, here are ten cool Bond books to check out...

Read more

YA Wednesday: The Villainous Side of Marie Lu

Would you rather be a hero or a villain? Marie Lu talks about switching sides in her new series, "The Young Elites"...

Read more

The Best Children's Books of October

With school in full swing there is even more reason to make sure kids are finding books they want to read. Here are some of our favorite new books this month for each age range...

Read more

Halloween Books for the Kiddies

At my house right now we are arguing about how many Halloween costumes the dog needs and I'm trying to decide when it's safe to buy candy without eating it least there are all these cute new Halloween children's books...

Read more

Crazy for Coloring Books? A List of 10 Favorites

Forget those flimsy old school coloring books for kids--the grown-ups who color trend is going strong and there are choices galore. Here are ten new adult coloring books we think stand out...

Read more

YA Wednesday: Best Books of October

Once again we are looking at a wealth of fantastic new YA fiction this month and our Best Books of October list is a who's who of favorite authors including Leigh Bardugo, Patrick Ness, and Rainbow Rowell...

Read more

Pharrell Williams is Happy!

Going from hit single to picture book may not seem like the obvious choice, but Pharrell Williams explains why he made that jump in this exclusive Q&A...

Read more

Lists + Reviews

Best Books Literature + Fiction Nonfiction Kids + Young Adult Mystery, Thriller + Suspense Science Fiction + Fantasy Comics + Graphic Novels Romance Eating + Drinking


Interviews Guest Essays Celebrity Picks

News + Features

News Features Awards


Omnivoracious, The Amazon Book Review

Feeds Facebook Twitter YouTube