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Instagramming Tips for Librarians

Instagram tips for librarians--for school and public libraries. How to get the most out of your Instagram account within the library.

These Cat Bookends Are The Purrfect Addition To Your Shelves

There are many bad puns in this round-up of cat bookends, but we know cat lovers will care not one bit, since they'll be filling their shopping carts.

American Playwright Neil Simon Dies at 91

Neil Simon, celebrated writer of THE ODD COUPLE, BAREFOOT IN THE PARK, LOST IN YONKERS, and SWEET CHARITY, passed away Sunday morning.

The Struggle Is Real: YA Books About Social Anxiety

Dig into these YA books about social anxiety and better understand the sometimes debilitating struggle many endure every single day.

6 Absolutely Magical Unicorn Coloring Books For Your Inner Child

Remember when you were a kid and could spend hours doing a thing simply for the joy of doing it? ...

Snuggle Up With These Nine Fiction Books about Our Pets

There’s nothing quite as perfect as finding a good book while snuggled in blankets on the couch with our dog, ...

8 Essay Collections to Look Out For This Fall

Excellent essay collections coming out this fall to add to your To Be Read pile.

15 Stanzas to Make You Fall in Love with Contemporary Poetry

Hesistant about reading poetry? Let these 15 contemporary poetry quotes, lines, and stanzas convince you to give it a try.

19 Obscure Children’s Books Your Child Should Have: List List #317

Take a look at this weekly round-up of bookish lists from around the web, curated by Book Riot!

On SHARP OBJECTS and Not Demanding That Our Women Leads be Perfect

In response to The Atlantic's "The Lazy Trope of the Unethical Female Journalist," a piece that criticizes the protag of SHARP OBJECTS.

10 Books to Read After Watching TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE

Need some read-alikes now that you've watched the Jenny Han adaptation on Netflix? Check out these YA books like TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE.

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH: A Book for the Resistance

Revisit a childhood classic to learn important lessons about resistance in this divisive and oppressive political era.

Plan a Wedding and We’ll Tell You which Baby-Sitters Club Character You Are

Quiz time! Come answer a few wedding planning questions, and we'll tell you with member of the Baby-Sitters Club you are.

Books Around America: The Best Books Set in Every State

Everything I Never Told You

The 15 Most Common DNFed Books, According To Goodreads Users

The most DNFed, did-not-finished, absolutely noped, books never finished according to GoodReads users.