Announcing Book Riot Insiders!

Jenn Northington

Director, Editorial Operations

Jenn Northington has worked in the publishing industry wearing various hats since 2004, including bookseller and events director, and is currently Director of Editorial Operations at Riot New Media Group. You can hear her on the SFF Yeah! podcast nerding out about sci-fi and fantasy. When she’s not working, she’s most likely gardening, running, or (obviously) reading. Find her on Tumblr at jennIRL and Instagram at iamjennIRL.

If you’ve been looking for a way to get even more Riot-y in your reading life, have we got news for you. We’re delighted to unveil Book Riot Insiders!


By popular demand, you can now get behind-the-scenes access and exclusive goodness by signing up for a monthly or annual subscription. We’ve got two tiers for subscribers, so you can pick your perks.

Short Story ($3/month or $29/year)

– Behind-the-Scenes Newsletter
– Exclusive Store Deal

Novel ($5/month or $49/year)
– Behind-the-Scenes Newsletter
– Exclusive Store Deal
– Bi-weekly Read Harder podcast
– New Release Index


What’s that you say? Tell you more? Don’t mind if I do.

Behind-the-Scenes Newsletter: Featuring monthly dispatches from all our full-time staff, plus contributing editors, on how the site gets made from soup to nuts (errr, posts to podcasts?).

Store Deal: Because you can never have too much bookish swag, each month there will be a special deal for Insiders. Easy on your wallet and easy on the eyes!

Read Harder Podcast: It’s heeeeere! Our very own Josh and Sharifah are working their way through the Read Harder Challenge for 2017 and they have recommendations, banter, and tangents galore.

New Release Index: We live in Edelweiss so you don’t have to! There are a bajillion books that come out over the course of a year, and our goal is to help you simplify the process of keeping track of them. Our New Releases Index is oh-so-shiny, full of covers and descriptions for forthcoming books across all genres, and will let you filter, bookmark, and build a watchlist for your soon-to-be-favorites.


To recap: get awesome goodies; level up with the Book Riot community; support the site; and max out your bookish tendencies, with Book Riot Insiders. Sign up today!