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Reminder To New Users: Bookish Instructions for Bluesky

Bluesky users have been giving out tongue in cheek "Reminders to new users." Can you match them to the books they're referencing?

12 of the Most Unexpected Book-to-Stage Adaptations

From a Das Kapital play to an opera about a toy rabbit, here are some of the most surprising books that have been adapted to the stage.

Beyoncé, Western Lit, and the Cowboy Renaissance

Why no, this is definitely not just an excuse for me to talk about Beyoncé. Whatever do you mean?!

More Like Miyazaki: 13 Mesmerizing Manga and Graphic Novels for Fans of Hayao Miyazaki

The films of Hayao Miyazaki are truly exceptional! These manga & graphic novels tap into that Miyazaki magic, including Alice in Kyoto Forest by Mai Mochizuki, illustrated by Haruki Niwa,

What is the Millennial Genre?

The idea of a millennial genre has been floating around for a while and seems to be here to stay. But what is it, and who does it cater to?

The Bookish Life of Lindsay Lohan

Love her or loathe her, Lindsay Lohan has had a bookish career. Let's look at some of the highlights...and, well, some lowlights.

The 10 Best Librarian Characters In TV and Film

From Twilight Sparkle to Conan the Librarian and more, here are the top 10 librarian characters in TV and movies, ranked.

XO, KITTY Will Be Back, But in the Meantime, Read These Books

If you fell in love with XO, Kitty and are impatient for season 2, here are 9 swoonworthy books like XO, Kitty to read in the meantime, including Flip the Script by Lyla Lee.

#WGAStrong: Why Readers Should Care About the Writers Strike

Here's everything you need to know about the Writers Guild of America strike — and why book lovers should support it.

Comic Villains You Forgot (Or Didn’t Know) Existed

Superhero comics go through a lot of villains of the week. Here are some of the comic book villains you've probably forgotten.