Matt Grant

Matt Grant is a Brooklyn-based writer, reader, and pop culture enthusiast. In addition to BookRiot, he is a staff writer at LitHub, where he writes about book news. Matt's work has appeared in Longreads, The Brooklyn Rail,, Huffpost, and more. You can follow him online at or on Twitter: @mattgrantwriter

The Anti–Beach Read Book List

If your ideal summer beach read is a long, complicated, dense book, have we got the list for you. Pick up these challenging reads this summer.

Magical Alice in Wonderland Costumes For Your Next Party Or Halloween

We've rounded up the best in Alice in Wonderland costumes for adults and kids alike. Find inspiration for Alice, the Cheshire Cat, White Rabbit, and more.

Thanks, Dad, For All the Sci-Fi

A reader remembers the part his father played in the development of his love for reading and, specifically, science fiction.

There Is Now A Bookstore In The Bronx

Another Year, Another BookExpo

Missed Book Expo? A reader is here to tell you about the experience...and the totes.

Fantasy Books For People Who Didn’t Watch Game of Thrones

"Lower" fantasy (or lower in violence!) for folks who like the genre but just never got into Game of Thrones.

5 Books To Read When Coping With the Loss of a Child

Consider these five powerful books for coping with the loss of a child, and grappling with the far-reaching effects of grief.

The Surprise of Reading Books You Didn’t Think You’d Like

15 Marriage Problems Authors Should Write About That Aren’t Adultery


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