Space! Dragons! Space dragons (that’s a thing)! Welcome to the sci-fi and fantasy corner of Book Riot, where we discuss the best fantasy book series (and best fantasy books that standalone–yes, those do exist), military sci-fi, science fiction books for kids, cozy sci-fi (also a thing!), and more. Pack your lembas bread and let’s get reading.
All The Books Episode 196
This week, Liberty and María Cristina discuss Bangkok Wakes to Rain, The White Book, The Study of Animal Languages, and more great books.
In this episode, three stories about books, or parts of books, going viral.
For Real Episode 25
This week, Alice and Kim discuss contemporary reads for Black History Month, an accidental con artist, and all new books to watch out for.
Get Booked Episode 168
Amanda and guest Mya Nunnally discuss mermaid literature, engrossing audiobooks, and more in this week's episode of Get Booked.
Hey YA Episode 36
Eric and Kelly offer up book recommendations when you don’t want to read a love story for Valentine’s Day, then
Read or Dead Episode 45
Katie and Rincey talk adaptations coming of Karin Slaughter and Bill Clinton's books, and the ridiculous story about Dan Mallory a.k.a. AJ Finn.
Recommended Episode 2
Today on Recommended, author Waubgeshig Rice and blogger Janssen Bradshaw each talk about a favorite teen novel.
SFF Yeah! Episode 46
Sharifah and Jenn discuss the cover reveal for The Testaments, some new Merlin texts, fantasy and sci-fi set in space, and more.
The Podcast Episode 300
In episode 300, we talk a couple of knotty Amazon stories, a UK university decolonizing the canon, good news from Kansas, and much more.
When In Romance Episode 27
Jess and Trisha talk about the first ever romance in Reese Witherspoon’s book club, a new title by E L James, and rare romance. Plus, we announce our new WIR book club pick!
How an Exercise Routine Changed My Reading Habits
One Rioter on how her reading habits have changed over time and how a new exercise habit has allowed her to fit reading physical books back into her life.
Book Signings for Beginners
From how to find author signing events to getting the most out of the experience once you arrive, here are some book signing tips for beginners.
Little, Brown to Publish Transphobic Novel That Erases Historical Trans Man
"Dr. Barry's case is perhaps one of the most unambiguous we can point to in finding trans stories before the 20th century, and to have that attacked is hurtful, infuriating, and frankly exhausting."
10 Books That May Be a Catharsis for Burnout
Because millennials seem to have cornered the market on paralyzing fatigue, here are some of the best cathartic books for burnout.
My Love for Buying Books Is Waning and I Feel Guilty About It
A reader on striving for a less cluttered life, and mourning a loss of interest in purchasing books on a whim.
15 Erotic Horror Titles to Titillate and Terrify
Looking for some reads that combine the horror and erotic genres? Then check out this list of erotic horror novels, anthologies, collections, and manga.