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August 16, 2013
Reading Globally: Book Riot and Chuck Wendig Take Iceland
Book Expo America took place more than two months ago. I did not write this post because I was waiting ...
Young Adult Literature
Inbox/Outbox: August 16, 2013
In Inbox/Outbox, we document the rhythm of readers’ lives by sharing books we acquired, books we finished, and the next ...
10 Pieces of MOBY-DICK Swag
This is apparently the Summer In Which I Internet-Window Shop For Bookish Stuff Because It’s Too Hot To Do Things ...
5 Bookish Merit Badges I’d Be Proud to Pin on My Chest
I wish there were merit badges for readers, so I created 5 of my own. Which would you be able to earn?
Our Reading Lives
Book Reportarrhea: Genetic or Caused By Reading Non-Fiction?
As you may or may not remember, I babysit my nephews (ages eleven, nine, and eight) collectively known as The ...
The List List
The List List #69
at Library Reads, Top Ten Books Published This Month That Librarians Across the Country Love at Sweet Soubrette, Songs About Books (From the Bushwick ...
Critical Linking: August 16, 2013
Harlequin is expanding its publishing programs with the launch of new digital first initiatives. The Harlequin, Harlequin Teen, Harlequin ...
August 15, 2013
Riot Ad Network – The Ad Network for Book People
Book Riot holds many unconventional values. We gift 2% of our revenue to charity because generosity is a virtue that ...
Our Reading Lives
The 36-Year-Old Audiobook Virgin
It’s confession time. I am an audiobook virgin. I’ve never done it — never “read” an audiobook. It’s not something ...
Book Fetish: Volume LXXXIII
Typewriter iPad Case: High-tech meets low-tech in this charming tablet case. You can also hear the click clack of keys, ...
What Would a World Without Libraries Look Like? Kids Have Their Say.
Sometimes the job has its perks. A few years ago, I was asked to be a judge for a student ...
Real Talk About the Top-Earning Authors of 2013
Earlier this week, Forbes released their list of the top earners in the world of books for 2013 thus far. ...
No Corsets, No Hat Pins, and No Crying: Jane Austen’s Fight Club
Awesomeness this extreme needs no introduction. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=InNnf4dI9AE[/youtube] ____________________ Did you know that Book Riot has a YouTube channel? We do. It’s ...
Critical Linking: August 15, 2013
Park attendees will be able to join in the Celebration activities, which will include Q&As with the stars and the ...
August 14, 2013
When Authors Write Video Games
A little while ago, Neil Gaiman launched a cryptic website called Who Haunts Neil which offered nothing but a suggestion ...