Join us for Read Harder 2023, Book Riot's annual reading challenge encouraging readers to discover new voices, formats, genres, and perspectives.
It's that time of year again — we're announcing the best books of 2022!
Why Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast remain such common folkloric allusions in romance, and why they likely always will.
Rethink everything you thought you knew about fairy tales and other classic stories with some of the best gender-flipped retellings.
I love a Pride and Prejudice retelling as much as the next person, but I have a whole wishlist of other stories I'd love to see reimagined.
How retellings extend the life of the classics by inviting new readers in and exploring old and new ideas side-by-side.
What makes a great story worth retelling, and what kinds of stories should we expect to see retold in the future?
One rioter describes her struggles learning to read and how the book Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine changed everything.
These diverse romance retellings demonstrate that telling a more inclusive version of a classic makes it even more worthy of a new audience.
From India, China, Japan, Korea, and more, these retellings reimagine myths and legends from these Asian countries.