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October 21, 2018
Literary Tourism: Tulsa, OK
%%excerpt%% See James Joyce's handwriting, get lost Gardner's, or stay gold at The Outsiders House on your literary tour of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Interview with Claymore Award Winner Dana C. Carpenter, Author of Book of the Just
Dana C. Carpenter, author of BOOK OF THE JUST, sits down to talk about coming to the end of a series, her audience, and more.
6 Not-So-Spooky Books to Enjoy This October
'Tis the season of pumpkin spice and spooky reads. But if scary isn't your jam, maybe try one of these atmospheric -- but not spooky -- reads.
Find Out Your Harry Potter Horoscope: Critical Linking, October 21, 2018
Your daily dose of bookish news and links from around the web.
October 20, 2018
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for October 20th, 2018
Sponsored by Park Row Books and EVERGREEN TIDINGS FROM THE BAUMGARTNERS by Gretchen Anthony. Today’s Featured Deals Half-Blood Blues by Esi ...
Cool Bookish Places
Frankenstein Is Alive! At The Morgan Library
The Morgan Library exhibit on Frankenstein and Mary Shelley, as seen through the eyes of one Rioter (& why you should consider checking it out, too!).
The Underrated 90-Second Newbery Film Festival
The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create movies about Newbery-winning books in about 90 seconds.
13 Horror Reads For The Squeamish
It's the perfect time of year for horror. unless you're a wuss like me. If you still want a horror fix, I recommend these 13 horror reads for the squeamish.
October 19, 2018
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for October 19th, 2018
The best book deals of the day, curated by Book Riot.
How I Overcame My Fear of Reading Contemporary Poets
I used to find the work of contemporary poets intimidating and inaccessible. Now it makes up 20% of my reading. Here's how that happened.
“Book” Your Last Minute Autumn Getaway Now: 12+ Recommendations to Get You There
These 12 recommended books will take you on the fall getaway of your dreams, right from the comfort of your own home.
The Perfect Cooking Shows for Readers
Have you watched SALT, FAT, ACID, HEAT yet on Netflix? Why readers will want to tune into this bookish docu-series & more cooking shows to enjoy.
10 Speed Reading Apps to Help You Tackle Your TBR
These 10 speed reading apps will surely help you tackle that mountain of books you've been meaning to read.
20 Awesome Post-Apocalyptic Books from 2018
These post-apocalyptic books from 2018 are a great place to start reading about new possibilities, even through futurescapes that are bleak.
50 of the Best Nonfiction Books
Check out this list of the 50 best nonfiction books of the last 100 years, including biography, memoir, history, sociology, science books, and more.