These factual and fictional librarians have done the crucial, dangerous work of protecting knowledge and freedom of thought.
These are the best books like Legendborn with Arthurian themes, determined teen girl heroines, or mythical connections to dive into.
Get your pulse going and explore science fictional worlds with sci-fi thrillers, including Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich.
Do you have an ocean-loving young reader in your life? Check out these ocean books for kids, all about the sea and its inhabitants, including Swashby and the Sea by Beth Ferry and Juana Martinez-Neal.
Try these slow sci-fi stories that put more weight on character moments and concepts, giving the reader more time to explore a single part of a strange new world–including The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers.
In this libraries feature, one Rioter looks at a new library initiative based in the UK, the Gender Community Lending Library.
In this list of witchy books like WandaVision, one Rioter gives a rundown of the best books featuring girls with dangerous magical powers, including Legendborn by Tracy Deonn.
In the face of COVID-19, many book festivals have moved online. Here's what's worked, what hasn't, and what the future might hold for them.
If you've got a restless young reader in your life, try these adventure books for kids. There's something here for every adventurer!
Explore libraries that have unusual collections, exist in strange places, or use novel modes of transportation to deliver books to readers.