Elizabeth Sile

Elizabeth Sile is the features editor at Real Simple, where she oversees the magazine and website’s books coverage, personal essays, humor writing, and long-form features. She lives in Queens with her husband and spends her free time traveling, making elaborate meals in her tiny kitchen, and, of course, reading.

Looking for a new book? Check out Real Simple's list of the best books of 2019 and add a few to your to-read list.
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At one of the biggest nights in literature, the National Book Foundation honored five titles.
We love to give you a variety of great book recommendations, but we know it can be hard to pick your next one (even from a small stack). So, if you only have time to read one book this month, consider making it our book editor's top pick of September 2019.
Enjoying books doesn’t have to happen only when you’re on vacation. Use these tips to find more time to read a few pages during your busy day.
A die-hard Wegmans shopper shares the 11 house brand products you didn't know you needed.
This app and built-in Google phone feature makes it easier to read foreign language signs and menus, and identify buildings, plants, fruits, and so much more.
One editor reveals the one morning habit she refuses to apologize for.
Ingrid Fetell Lee literally wrote the book on joy. Here’s what her research taught her about decorating for delight.
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After casting 5 million votes, Goodreads users ranked these books as their favorites from 2018.
John Green is releasing four of his bestselling YA novels in an unusual miniature format. You've never seen a book like this before.
Cuyana's leather tote organization insert is going to make your bag more functional.
Need inspiration for your summer reading list? Look no further than these recommendations from seven great authors. 
The actress and Draper James fonder is also cooking up some original programming, to be released later this fall. 
Your reading habit doesn’t need to cost a paycheck.
It took a little trial and error, but this amazing hair hack really works—and it costs practically nothing at all.
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The book-loving actress finally has her own lifestyle guide and it's all about the South. Plus: How you can buy that dress on the cover. 
Think twice before you donate junk food or ramen to your local food bank. These foods and other items are healthier and more impactful.
When Real Simple wrote about editors’ favorite bras, readers overwhelmingly bought the recommendation from Chantelle Intimates. Here’s why we love that bra.
Add these to your winter reading list.
Whether you're looking to get into YA novels or you already love them, check out these four new reads that are breaking ground in the genre.
Read these books you might have missed from buzzy and bestselling authors.
If you need slippers for plantar fasciitis or just to soothe your tired feet at the end of a long day, these are for you. 
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New to the genre? Here are the best romance novels to pick up right now.
Reading one of these new children's books is the perfect way to celebrate Black History Month with your little one.
Airbnb, along with BBC, will award three people a free vacation to the Bahamas, including a two-night stay on the ship from Blue Planet II.