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June 11, 2013
Young Adult Literature
Feminism in Young Adult Fiction
This is a guest post by Kelly Jensen. Kelly is a librarian and a blogger at STACKED. She loves black licorice and ...
Awesome Bookish Flooring
Beyond the inevitable—at least for our household—piles of books scattered here and there, it seems like it’d be difficult to ...
Because We Are Readers
We are the curious ones. We are the ones who always want to know more, always more – and often ...
Young Adult Literature
Fresh Ink: June 11, 2013
HARDBACK RELEASES Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith (Pantheon) The rocking motion of the train as it speeds along, the sound ...
Literary Desserts for Your Bookish Sweet Tooth
As is true with all things, literary desserts are better than regular desserts. For those of you who are on ...
June 10, 2013
Characters Keeping Secrets: A Reading List
This round of the Riot Recommendation is sponsored by The Expats by Chris Pavone. Can we ever escape our secrets? In the cobblestoned ...
Cover Face-Off: LAURA LAMONT’S LIFE IN PICTURES
Emma Straub’s novel Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures was the talk of 2012, and it’s hitting bookshelves in paperback next ...
5 Books on the Business of Books
If you were following Book Riot on Instagram last week, you know that many of the contributors were in New York ...
Cool Bookish Places
Cool Bookish Places: Hay-on-Wye
As a roving reporter for Book Riot, I willingly take on all the hard assignments. Whether I’m snuggling in a ...
Saving Books From My Son
This is a guest post by our current Rioter in Residence, Sean Ferrell. Sean’s novels include Man in the Empty Suit from ...
The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #5: Just Sitting Around, Coming of Age
The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #5: Just Sitting Around, Coming of Age This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about a ...
THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG Poster Revealed
As much as I didn’t love the idea to split The Hobbit into three movies, I do like getting three ...
Critical Linking: June 10, 2013
Self-published titles make up 12% of all e-book sales, according to new findings from Bowker Market Research. So if ...
June 9, 2013
Want to Write for Food Riot?
Over at our sister site Food Riot, we are looking for a few new contributors. Sound cool? Here’s how to ...
Creative Book Promotion and Jen Miller’s Quest to Set a Book Club Record
As authors become increasingly involved in and responsible for their own book promotion, examples of what not to do abound. ...