Ariel Bissett is a Canadian writer and filmmaker. Her YouTube channel has over 170k subscribers and is a place where she tries to encourage everyone to pick up a book. She is the creator and host of the Reading Rush, the internet's largest readathon, and Books Unbound, a weekly bookish podcast. She has a Master of Arts in English Literature from the University of Ottawa and she organizes her shelves by genre and then colour. Her favourite book is Animal Farm.