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November 1, 2011
CRITICAL LINKING: November 1, 2011
Our daily round-up of bookish links. Tastes great with coffee. “No shame comes taped to playing with the familiar ...
October 31, 2011
GIVEAWAY: 11/22/63 by Stephen King
So we got our hands on a hot little number: an advance copy of Stephen King’s forthcoming novel, 11/22/63. Rather ...
Sneak Preview and Giveaway: CARRY THE ONE
I am so excited because I get to play Book Santa Claus today and spread joy and cheer to all ...
Drop It Like It’s Haute: Happy Lit’Oween
As per usual this time of year, the interweb is positively a-crawl with photos and how-to guides should you wish ...
Reading Pathways: John Irving
Reading Pathways is a regular Book Riot feature in which we suggest a three-book reading sequence for becoming acquainted with certain ...
Need More Reasons to NetGalley?
Yes, I’m using NetGalley as a verb, as in: are you NetGalleying? Because those of you who use NetGalley know ...
CRITICAL LINKING: October 31, 2011
Our daily round-up of bookish links. Tastes great with coffee. “Now Wired.com readers have spoken, voting for their favorites ...
October 30, 2011
When Words Were Scary…
There was a time when the most popular way to scare your closest friends and family was through relatively simple ...
Literary Fact of the Day Round-Up: October 15-28, 2011
Those of you who follow Book Riot on Twitter know that we run a daily nugget of literary trivia there ...
October 29, 2011
Who Am I?: And the author is…..
As many of you correctly guessed, Thursday’s mystery author was Sylvia Plath. We’re drawing a winner and will be sending ...
Featured Book Trailer: THE GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL TOMORROW by Cory Doctorow
Our Most Popular Posts: October 21-28, 2011
Here are our most popular posts from the week that was… “But I’m here to tell you DFW is ...
CRITICAL LINKING: October 29, 2011
Our daily round-up of bookish links. Tastes great with coffee. “In 1980, publishing’s awards went Hollywood — with results ...
October 28, 2011
Young Adult Literature
Pike v. Stine: Retro YA Thriller Throwdown
Happy Hallowe’en, y’all! If you’re about my age and went to a public middle or high school in North America, ...
The books that occupy the Occupy movement
Forget outdoor supply stores, books have been central to equipping the Occupy movement. For many of those camped out in ...