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Never Stopped Doodling: An Interview with the Brothers Behind CRABTREE

This past year was the 15th anniversary of McSweeney’s, the publishing force that Slate called “the first bona fide literary ...

Reading Pathway: Margaret Atwood

This post is part of our Margaret Atwood Riot Reading Day, a celebration of one of our favorite authors on the occasion of ...

Ray Bradbury in His Own Words

Legendary science fiction author Ray Bradbury would have celebrated his 93rd birthday on August 22. We are quite fond of ...

Reading Pathway: Helene Hanff

Like what you see in Reading Pathways? Back our book START HERE, Vol. 2 on Kickstarter to read your way into 25 amazing authors. ...

The Books That Helped Me Move On

This is a guest post by Caroline Leavitt. She is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Pictures ...

START HERE, Vol. 2 Write-In Giveaway: What Author Are You an Expert On?

Here at Riot Central, we’re in the middle of a Kickstarter campaign to publishing the second book in our START HERE series, designed ...

START HERE, Vol. 2 (A Book Riot Kickstarter Project)

Already know and love our Start Here series? Head on over to back the Kickstarter for START HERE, Vol. 2. Wanna know what ...

Genre Kryptonite: The Modern Gothic

This is a guest post from Jeanette Solomon. Jeanette lives in a world made of words. She has an MA in ...

8 Writers Over 80

Philip Roth may not exactly have been in his prime when he “retired” from writing last year at the spry ...

Reading Pathways: China Miéville

I’ll admit it up front — I didn’t know China Miéville’s work before it was cool. He was on my ...