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January 16, 2018
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for January 16th, 2018
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How to Talk to Men about Comics
Whether voluntary or not, we've all been hit by the mansplaining epidemic while we talk to men about comics. We've put together a survival kit for you!
See the First FAHRENHEIT 451 Trailer
Take a look at the first teaser trailer for HBO's adaptation of Fahrenheit 451.
Pressing Pause on Marvel
A reader on Marvel's numerous misfires, and how it needs to do a better job of supporting its POC, LGBT, and female characters (and creators).
Young Adult Literature
6 YA Romance Novels to Swoon for in Winter 2018
The best YA romance novels bring back that feeling of being in love for the first time. Here's some of the best young adult romance novels coming out in 2018.
Our Reading Lives
Why I Like to Destroy Books
When it's not about putting them behind glass, keeping them pristine, and trying not to destroy books we cherish. When loving a book is about writing in the margins and leaving it in public spaces.
Remembering Katherine Kellgren
Remember the life of audiobook narrator Katherine Kellgren by listening to some of her work.
An Astounding Debut: THE RAMSHEAD ALGORITHM by KJ Kabza
An early reader of THE RAMSHEAD ALGORITHM discusses the collection's author, science fiction writer KJ Kabza, and his short stories.
Read Harder, Romance Style
Want to read more romance while taking on the 2018 Read Harder Challenge? Here are romance picks for almost every challenge task.
Read Harder: A Western
Looking for books to fulfill 2018 Read Harder Challenge task #7: a western? Peruse these titles.
Play to Read: Reading Games to Encourage Literacy in Children
Do you want your children to read? Play these reading games with them.
33 of Your Favorite Cookbooks
Riot readers recommend 33 of their favorite cookbooks!
Riot Recommendation: Who Are Your Favorite Fictional Detectives?
Come tell us your favorite fictional detectives!
5 Stories of Mimicry
"Mimicry can make us think we’re amongst friends: it’s a great survival mechanism."