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Adopt a Book and a Cat in These Purr-fect Bookstores

Plan your next road trip with this purr-fect guide to bookstores with adoptable cats across the US and Canada.

Writes About Murder, Does a Murder: Weird Bookish Stories Edition

Some of the weirdest, wildest, and truest stories from the literary world. Buckle up tight and enjoy this stranger-than-fiction ride.

Writing What You Need to Read: One Quote Shared by Countless Authors

"Write what you need to read" is a quote attributed to dozens of authors. But who really said it and who said it first?

Here Are The Great Millennial Novels (So Far)

Who are the great Millennial writers, and, by extension, what are the great Millennial novels? Here are eight fantastic reads for your TBR, like Severance by Ling Ma.

A Complete Guide to Creating Your Own DIY Reading Retreat

Here's a guide on planning your next reading retreat at home, complete with a schedule and food ideas so you can focus on the reading!

What Books Belong in the Queer YA Canon?

What queer YA books should be included in the YA canon? Here are a few ideas, like Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas.

I Took an Anti-Burnout Reading Vacation (And You Should Too)

By setting up a list of rules that kept me grounded, I pressed the "restart" button on my hyperactive, anxious brain.

The Rivalry of Dear Abby and Ann Landers

The two biggest names in the advice column world were each other's biggest rivals. They were also twin sisters.

The History of Nazi Book Burning

The history of Nazi book burning is one of the most obvious antecedents to the censorship of books in the U.S.

Book Riot Will Match Your Donation to UNICEF for Aid to Ukraine

From April 4-6, Book Riot will match donations to UNICEF to assist in their efforts on the ground in Ukraine. Join us in donating!