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August 14, 2013
A Brief History of (Novelists on the Cover of) TIME
A brief history of novelists appearing on TIME Magazine's cover, including Graham Greene, J.D. Salinger, Toni Morrison, and Stephen King.
Ebook Loyalty Programs: Rocket Science or Smart Business?
Hold the phone. A publisher has finally stepped up to the plate. University Press of Kentucky announced this week that ...
10 Books to Read When You’re Moving
I’ve spent the last few weeks settling into a new apartment, and I’m hardly the only one — here in ...
4 Bookish Kickstarters Worth Backing
When we hear about really interesting and worthwhile book-related crowd funding projects out there, we try to bring some attention ...
Critical Linking: August 14, 2013
Working with attorney Marc Toberoff, who is also the legal representative of the Siegel and Schuster heirs suing DC ...
August 13, 2013
Fresh Ink: August 13, 2013
HARDBACK RELEASES The Infatuations by Javier Marias (Knopf) At the Madrid café where she stops for breakfast each day before work, María ...
The Best of Elizabeth Peters / Barbara Michaels
A few favorite books by Elizabeth Peters / Barbara Michaels I'd recommend.
Buy Borrow Bypass
Buy, Borrow, Bypass: Alice Retellings Edition
Charles Dodgson, a.k.a Lewis Carroll, immortalized his young friend (we won’t go into whether that was creepy or not; there ...
Mail Call: Kid Lit Stamps From Around the World
Earlier this summer, Canada Post honored Stella — the title character of a series of picture books by author Marie-Louise ...
11 Audiobooks to Help You Lose Your Audio Virginity
The Audiophiles is a regular column in which contributors Rachel S. and Cassandra chat about the latest and greatest audiobooks on their ...
Our Reading Lives
Keep the Library Book Sale Sacred
The more time I spent on the bookish Internet, the more I’m convinced that even the most rational book people ...
Fitness for Book Nerds
I was recently able to start working out again after a long hiatus, thanks to a slow-healing injury that’s finally almost ...
Critical Linking: August 13, 2013
And I was thinking, ‘Yes! But it’s Thomas Pynchon, so wake up!’ And when this long, affable evening came to ...
August 12, 2013
Is the Movie Better Than the Book?
For the most part, we know that the book is usually better than the movie. However, there are a ...
The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #14: If You Give a Dude a Gadget
The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #14: If You Give a Dude a Gadget Rebecca and Jeff talk about movie ...