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February 6, 2013
START HERE is Free for Libraries!
We here at Book Riot looooove libraries, so we’re offering our ebook Start Here: Read Your Way Into 25 Amazing Authors to ...
Critical Linking for February 6th, 2013
“I think we’re in a golden age for books — reading, writing and publishing.” I think he’s got “reading” ...
February 5, 2013
Book Riot Does Canada Reads Book 5: FEBRUARY by Lisa Moore
So Canada Reads is a BOOK RIOT EVENT this year, y’alls — I laid out all the goodies in this post, ...
Erasure Poetry, HEART OF DARKNESS, and the Language of Conflict
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Our Reading Lives
What to Do When Books Make You Cry on Public Transportation
One of my favorite things about living in New York is the amount of time I get for reading on ...
Fresh Ink: New Books Out Today: February 5, 2013
How Literature Saved My Life by David Shields (Knopf) The thing about David Shields is that you either love his books, ...
Franzen Comes Alive: A Playlist for MOBY-DICK
Franzen Comes Alive is a series of book-related playlists. My reading resolution this year is to finally read Moby-Dick. And ...
Should EBooks Be Pay-As-You-Go?
What if you never had to endure the buyer’s remorse of abandoning a book and wishing you could get back ...
We Practice Charity: The Finalists
Book Riot is different. We donate 2% of all revenue to charity, partnering each year with an organization nominated and ...
Top 5 Tips for a Successful Book Club
Let’s face it, book clubs are fantastic in theory, but they’re really hard to pull off successfully in real ...
Critical Linking: February 5th, 2013
The New York Public Library has seen a spike of 40 percent in program attendance and a nearly 60 percent ...
February 4, 2013
Poe at the #SuperBowl
Super Bowl XLVII attracted more attention from the book community than it likely would have most other years. And it's because of Edgar Allen Poe. Why?
Everything I’m Hoping Is In The Amy Poehler Memoir
So it’s now pretty common internet knowledge that comedy superstar Amy Poehler is following in the footsteps of her womb-to-tomb ...
What to Read When You Don’t Know What to Read: A List of Books About Reading
This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Book Riot’s own Start Here: Read Your Way Into 25 Amazing Authors. Here’s the book, in ...
2013 Tournament of Books Discussion: GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn
We here at Book Riot are huge Tournament of Books fans, so this year we’re going to discuss each of ...