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Author Tom Mitchell Talks About His YA Debut HOW TO ROB A BANK

YA author Tom Mitchell on writing humor, his favorite adaptations, and how not every story needs to have a moral.

Rainbow Colors, Rainbow Families: An Interview With Children’s Book Author Michael Genhart

Clinical psychologist and #ownvoices author Michael Genhart talks about his newest children's book Rainbow: A First Book Of Pride.

Queering King Arthur: An Interview with Amy Rose Capetta & Cori McCarthy, authors of Once & Future

All someone had to say were: ‘queer’, ‘retelling’ and ‘King Arthur’ - immediately I was like, DJ TURN IT UP, THIS IS MY JAM.

A Q&A with V.E. Schwab: On Creativity and Transparency

Book Riot sat down wtih V.E. Schwab to talk about creativity, transparency in publishing, and the re-release of her debut THE NEAR WITCH.

Hype Women: An Interview With the Nonfiction Women Book Club

We took some time to chat with the Nonfiction Women Book Club to learn more about the club and to discuss the current state of nonfiction.

Interview with Kristen Simmons, Author of THE DECEIVERS

We chatted about Norse mythology, con stories, and more with THE DECEIVERS author Kristen Simmons.

A Conversation with Tayari Jones, the 2019 Independent Bookstore Day Ambassador

We had a chat about indies, regional literature, and more with Tayari Jones, who was named this year's Independent Bookstore Day Ambassador.

An Interview with Feifei Ruan, Illustrator and Visual Storyteller

We talked to illustrator and visual storyteller Feifei Ruan about the process, inspiration, and more behind creating cover art and other illustrated works.

Fantasy is Female: The Importance of Feminism in YA Fantasy

James Holzhauer, Jeopardy! Champion and Reading Superstar

Need a Bisexual, Time Traveling Samurai? Alison Wilgus has a CHRONIN for That

You might not have known that you needed a bisexual time traveling samurai in your life, but you do. Come, meet Mirai, Alison Wilgus' CHRONIN.

Art, Books, and How to Keep Going: An Interview with Austin Kleon

We talked with Austin Kleon about being creative in a negative political climate, how Thoreau is extremely millennial, and, of course, books.

The Kids are Alright: Young Heroes Lead in TIDEBREAKER and THE POLARSHIELD PROJECT

An Interview With Award-Winning Children’s Book Illustrator Christian Robinson

An interview with illustrator Christian Robinson, winner of the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor, and author/illustrator of his debut ANOTHER.

An Interview With the Creators of CAMOUFLAGE: THE HIDDEN LIVES OF AUTISTIC WOMEN

We chatted with clinical psychologist Dr. Sarah Bargiela and illustrator Sophie Standing, creators of CAMOUFLAGE, a graphic novel about autistic women.