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April 16, 2012
Critical Linking: April 16, 2012
In a statement, he says that in the EU, “there is a provision in law that the first person ...
April 15, 2012
Some Words for Today — “Tax” Included
So today is April 15, the day we mark the spiritual observance* of Tax Day, and we are once again ...
Sites We Like: The Lisa Simpson Book Club
One of the many many things I like about The Simpsons is that there isn’t any single character that the writers want ...
Critical Linking: The Most Read Stories, April 7- 13, 2012
The most read stories from the week in Critical Linking…. Authors who sign up will be encouraged to use ...
April 14, 2012
The Week’s Most Popular Book Trailers: April 8 – 13, 2012
Below are the three most popular book trailers from last week over at BookRiot.tv. Click the cover to watch the trailer.
The Week’s Most Popular Posts: April 8th – 13th, 2012
Here are our most popular posts from the week that was… I have this irrational fear (so many of my ...
Critical Linking: April 14, 2012
Authors who sign up will be encouraged to use social media to promote their work, and will receive $1 ...
April 13, 2012
Book Riot Goes Mobile
Good news, Riot readers! We launched a snazzy new iPhone app yesterday, so you can read the Riot from the ...
Russell Hoban’s Frances the Badger
Russell Hoban’s “Frances The Badger” #kidlit series was a staple of my childhood. My mom read Bedtime for Frances to ...
Meet Our Writers: Edd McCracken
We have a bunch of crazy-passionate book folk writing here at Book Riot, and we want you to get to ...
Open Thread: April 13, 2012
Friday the thirteenth! What’s on your mind today?
Riot Asks: Lauren Groff
Novelist Lauren Groff has an MFA in fiction from The University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her short stories have appeared in The New Yorker, ...
I Haven’t Been to the Library in Almost a Year: A Story of Shame
I recently realized that I have not checked out a book from the library in close to a year. This ...
Young Adult Literature
Which Classics Should Twilight Fans Read?
Every time a reviewer exclaims that Popular Modern Writer is the new Popular Classic Writer, you can almost feel the ...
The List List
The List List #2
Boy does the internet like a list. And boy, does the bookish internet love a book list. Here’s a round-up ...