As avid readers and writers, we love helping out others that share our interest. Here are a few of our favorite bookish resources! *DISCLAIMER* We are a ThriftBooks affiliate. This post contains affiliate links. This means that we may earn a commission should you choose to sign up for a program or make a purchase using our ThriftBooks link. But don’t worry – We love ThriftBooks and you will too! *We are not sponsored by or affiliated with any of the other resources on this list. Only ThriftBooks.*


Book of the Month – (App & Website) A monthly subscription box of a variety of different books. Pick one or select add-ons to your box. Price range: $-$$

Goodreads – (App & Website) A place to set reading goals and keep track of books you’ve read/reviewed. Price range: Free

Little Free Library – (Website) A program dedicated to providing books at no cost to communities around the world. Click on the link to learn more and t get involved. Price range: Free

Libby – (App & Website) An online library that links to your library card. Request/check out audio books, CDs, eBooks, and more. Price range: Free

ThriftBooks – (App & Website) Buy new or secondhand books. They provide a range of book conditions and prices that fit within most budgets. Price range: $-$$


Dabble – (App & Website) Similar to Scrivener, Dabble is a novel planning and writing tool that allows you to create projects so all of your notes, character sheets, and story ideas are in one place. Price range: $-$$

Artbreeder – (Website) Create custom character portraits that are incredibly realistic. Price range: Free-$

Fantasy Generator – (Website) All things fantasy from names to Folklore ideas. We love this one. Price range: Free

NaNoWriMo – (Website)Push yourself to write 50,000 words of a novel during the month of November. They have awesome resources for success listed on their site as well. Virtual write ins and writing groups are great motivators. Price range: Free (but donations are encouraged as it is a nonprofit organization)

Milanote – (App & Website) An organizational tool using visual boards! Price range: Free