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June 19, 2012
Top 10 Literary Quotes from The Simpsons
The Simpsons is famous for many things — being the longest running American sitcom (and animated series) ever, unleashing a ...
Critical Linking: June 19, 2012
Wanda now had her own ménage-à-trois going. Two philosophers at once (even if one of them induced nausea). Camus, Sartre, ...
June 18, 2012
Our Favorite Comments: June 10-16, 2012
We love our readers, and we love what they have to say just as much. Here are some of our ...
Riot Recommendation: Let’s Talk About Saints
This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Unbridled Books and Afterlives of the Saints by Colin Dickey. In Afterlives of ...
Open Thread: June 18, 2012
I have book reviewing and recommending (and the difference between them) on the brain these days, and I’m curious: where ...
Breaking Down “The Amazon Effect”
In the current edition of The Nation, Steve Wasserman has a wide-ranging article on Amazon and its relationship with the ...
Writer’s Clock Giveaway!
Few of the items we’ve shared in Book Fetish or featured on our Facebook page have received quite as many, ...
The Well-Readheads Take New York
RJS: Love nugget! We converged on New York City and spent lots of time in the same places together, and ...
Critical Linking: June 18th, 2012
We’re better off watching good television together like many did a decade ago, screening early seasons of Sex in the City while ...
June 17, 2012
And Now For a Few Words From “Father”
About a month ago, in honor of Mother’s Day (and the mothers it honors), I pointed out just how much ...
Critical Linking: The Most Read Stories, June 11 – 16, 2012
The most read stories from the last week in Critical Linking… ____________________________ And yet Fitzgerald had a kind of double ...
June 16, 2012
Young Adult Literature
The Best of BookRiot.tv: June 11th – 15th, 2012
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The Week’s Most Popular Posts: June 11th – 15th, 2012
Our most popular posts from the week that was… Next, I met Jeffrey Eugenides at the ABA reception. It took ...
June 15, 2012
Riot Recommendation: A Round-Up of Futuristic/Virtual Reality Stories
This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. It’s the year 2044, and-like most of humanity-Wade ...
Review GPA: GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn
Publication Date: June 5, 2012 Genre: Literary/Suspense Publisher: Crown Publisher’s Synopsis: On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it ...