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April 18, 2012
The Well-Readheads: Me-Me-Me Memoirs
RJS: Okay, sugar britches, we’re talking about memoirs this week. My relationship status with memoirs is “it’s complicated.” When they ...
Critical Linking: April 18, 2012
The project would convert the main library, now strictly a reference operation, into a hybrid that would also contain ...
April 17, 2012
They’re (Paper) Ba-ack
The bookish internet is aflutter each Tuesday with the collective celebration of New Release Day, as long-anticipated titles finally hit ...
Jane Austen vs. Jane Eyre, and 4 Other Reading Confessions
We here at Book Riot are in full confession mode! Last week, Rebecca revealed her seven reading secrets and Kit ...
Open Thread: April 17, 2012
So, we should probably talk about this non-Pulitzer thing, huh? What do you make of it? And what’s on your ...
Young Adult Literature
Orson Scott Card: Impressive or Offensive?
On this occasion, it seems like it was a little bit of both. On Saturday, author Orson Scott Card was ...
So Many Books, So Little Recognition: The 2012 non-Pulitzer Award for Fiction
This year, for the first time in over three decades, no Pulitzer Prize for Fiction was awarded, and I’m angry. Why ...
Book Fetish: Volume XXVI
“Target books” shelves: Designer Mebrure Oral has made it easier to keep your “to be read shelf” and “already read ...
When You Just Don’t Want to Recommend Books
Since I’m a book blogger and part-time bookseller, you would think that I’d be a book recommending MACHINE. It would ...
Critical Linking: April 17, 2012
“As she will explain, she appears here in role as Toni Morrison, as distinct from Chloe Wofford, her birth ...
April 16, 2012
Some Notes on the 2012 non-Pulitzer for Fiction
Today the Pulitzer Prize committee announced the 2012 winners. You can take a look at the list of winners here, ...
The Scarlet Letter of Snacks
People of New England and Owings Mills where Elizabeth Bastos bidest, which is not technically in New England, but under ...
Our Favorite Comments: April 9 – 15, 2012
We love our readers, and we love what they have to say just as much. Here are some of our ...
Open Thread: April 16, 2012
Okay folks, hit me. What’s on your mind today?
Meet Our Writers: Kim Ukura
We have a bunch of crazy-passionate book folk writing here at Book Riot, and we want you to get to ...