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Best Comics We Read January–March 2020

Rioters tell you their favorite recent comic reads!

DEAR MR. YOU: 30 Quotes from Mary-Louise Parker’s Memoir

Take a peek behind Mary-Louise Parker's memoir with these 30 quotes.

When Your Child Reads NEW KID Over Your Shoulder

A parent on reading the Newbery Award-winning graphic novel NEW KID with a child, and their surprising conversations about race and microaggressons.

Top 10 Nancy Drew Book Covers

Those yellow hardback Nancy Drew book covers are almost as iconic as the girl detective herself. But which ones are the best? Read on to find out!

The Best Book Covers of 2019

These are some of the best book covers of 2019.

Exclusive Excerpt: SALTY, BITTER, SWEET By Mayra Cuevas

Check out an exclusive excerpt of Mayra Cuevas' #ownvoices YA novel SALTY, BITTER, SWEET!

How Comics Have Helped My Daughter Embrace Her Inner Superhero

"Once, one young child insisted that my daughter was not a superhero. Still, Em remained undeterred. After all, she knew the truth."

Cover Reveal and Excerpt: YOU’RE NEXT By Kylie Schachte

Check out the cover reveal and an exclusive excerpt for YOU'RE NEXT, a debut YA murder mystery by Kylie Schachte.

50 Must-Read Romances Between Older Heroines and Younger Heroes

A roundup of must-read romances between older heroines and younger heroes, ranging from books by famous authors to some by less well-known ones.

Viewfinders: Asian American YA Authors in the New York Times

50 Must-Read Literary Biographies

Exclusive Excerpt: THE KINGDOM OF COPPER By S.A. Chakraborty

Take a peek at an exclusive excerpt from the second book in S.A. Chakraborty's Daevabad Trilogy, THE KINGDOM OF COPPER, out January 2019.

Bat Books to Set the October Mood

The Batverse lends itself to scary stories but there are a few special ones I always return to during the Halloween season.

25 of The Best Kindle Unlimited Romance Novels Available in 2018

Whether you are looking for a comedy or suspense, contemporary or paranormal; here are 25 of the best Kindle Unlimited romance novels available now.

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Rioters Are Reading August 9, 2018

Check out what Book Riot contributors and editors are reading right now, at this very minute! Okay, maybe not this exact moment, but we would if we could!