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The History of Faith and Magic in Fantasy

What can history tell us about magic in SFF? Read on for an analysis of faith and magic in fantasy from EMPIRE OF SAND author Tasha Suri.

Paper For Books Is Getting Harder To Come By: Why The Backbone of Publishing May Make Book Prices Rise

A look behind the scenes of how books are made, including insight into why acquiring paper is becoming more challenging for publishers.

Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Welcome to Book Riot's holiday gift guide for 2018! We've got bookish gifts of all types, for every reader and every budget.

Cover Reveal: TEMPER By Layne Fargo

Check out the cover for Layne Fargo's debut, TEMPER, a psychological thriller about female ambition on and off the stage.

More Than Just Representation: 5 Queer Reads

Jackson Bird talks about growing up with a dearth of LGBTQIA+ resources, and presents 5 fall 2018 queer YA books that he can’t wait to read.

Existing in the Sunlight: A Story of Coming Out

"I’ve never stopped coming out, and you never really do." Mark Oshiro tells his story for National Coming Out Day.


We do so love a clever, self-aware YA novel.

Fall into Fall Readathon Wrap-up

Missed last week's Fall into Fall Readathon? Get the full task list here!

Fall into Fall Readathon Day Five: Read

This one's easy.

Fall into Fall Readathon Day Four: Get Thee To the Library

For the fourth day of the Fall into Fall Readathon, we're talking about supporting local libraries.