Writers Recommend: What E. Lockhart, Joe Hill, and Fonda Lee Are Reading Right Now

Writers Recommend: What E. Lockhart, Joe Hill, and Fonda Lee Are Reading Right Now


In order to be a good writer, you’ve got to be a good reader, right? That’s what we’ve always thought anyway. To keep our shelves stocked with must-read recommendations, we scoured social media to discover the books that our favorite authors are recommending right now.

E. Lockhart is feeling the heat of Krysten Ritter’s Bonfire.


Camille Perri made her own party favor out of Meg Wolitzer’s The Female Persuasion.


Joe Hill is cuckoo for the books of Robert Galbraith.


Sabaa Tahir is hungry for Rasika: Flavors of India.


Fonda Lee has high praise forThis Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada.


Porochista Khakpour and her pup recommend My Dog Tulip by J.R. Ackerley.

this book 😭😭🐶🐶🌷🌷#mydogtulip

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Danez Smith isn’t afraid of the big, bad wolf.

Went to @powellsbooks, signed some books, took home this little and mighty haul.

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It’s no mystery why Kaira Rouda loved The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine.


Andrew Roe is not alone in being excited about Peter Orner’s latest.


Jac Jemc picked up some loot at the Texas Book Festival.

Thank you again, lovely @texasbookfest !

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Myfanwy Collins
Myfanwy Collins is a Massachusetts-based mother, writer, and reader. She has an MA in English Literature and has published two novels and a collection of short stories. As a young writer, her mentor told her that in order to be the best writer, she needed to first be the best reader. She continues to pursue her best-reader merit badge. Her current reading obsessions are the Elena Ferrante Neapolitan Novels.


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