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The New York Times Names Their 10 Best of 2020

What are you excited to see on the New York Times best list? What titles are missing? Here are their top 10 for 2020.

Amazon Releases List Of The Best Books of 2020

Amazon has released their Best Books of 2020 list, a selection of 100 notable titles as picked by their editors.

Here Are the Winners of the 2020 National Book Awards

A look at the winners and finalists of the 2020 National Book Awards, which were held virtually for the first time.

Romancing the Runoff: Romance Authors Raise Funds for Georgia Runoff Election

Romance writers unite to launch Romancing the Runoff, an auction to help support fundraising efforts for the Georgia Senate runoff elections.

A Call to Vote and an Endorsement

A letter from the Book Riot editorial staff about the importance of voting, and an endorsement for Joe Biden for president.

We’re Closed for Labor Day

We're closed for Labor Day--see ya tomorrow!

We’re Closed for Independence Day!

COVID-19 Updates from the Bookish World

Amazon Sees Influx of Self-Published, Plagiarized Coronavirus Books

Amazon has been flooded by an influx of self-published books on coronavirus, many of which are plagiarized or contain false information.

Amid Public Health Crisis, MN Legislature Focuses Instead on Drag Queen Story Hour

Minnesota House Republicans threaten to slash funding to public libraries hosting Drag Queen Story Time.

The Ripped Bodice’s Fourth Annual Diversity Report

The Ripped Bodice, the United States’s first romance-dedicated bookstore, has announced their fourth annual report on the State of Racial Diversity in Romance Publishing.

Ronan Farrow Cuts Ties with Publisher Hachette Over Woody Allen Memoir

Ronan Farrow has cuts ties with publisher Hachette over their decision to publish Woody Allen's memoir.

2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist Announced

The 2020 Women's Prize for Fiction longlist has been announced.

Your Fave Harry Potter Stars Are Making a TALES OF BEEDLE THE BARD Audiobook

Beloved stars of the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films will voice the first ever audiobook edition of J.K. Rowling's THE TALES OF BEEDLE THE BARD, with proceeds to benefit the Lumos foundation.

Co-Publisher Dan DiDio and DC Comics Part Ways

Co-publisher Dan DiDio and DC Comics have parted ways.