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September 13, 2019
Your Shelves Are Getting Spooky With These Horror Bookends
Horror bookends will make your bookshelves festive all year round.
These 21 Great Books By Latinx Writers Are A Must On Your List
Fantasy worlds, world-saving characters, epic love stories, these 21 great books by Latinx writers should be written down immediately on your list.
Our Reading Lives
Reading While Pregnant: How Pregnancy Has Changed My Reading Life
In March I found out that I was unexpectedly pregnant. Being a mature adult, I pretended it wasn’t happening. Reading during pregnancy has helped me cope.
Friday Fund Day: Drop Some Dollars and Help Some Classrooms
Drop some dollars and help bring more books and literature-based projects to needy classrooms.
Giveaway: ALL THAT’S DEAD by Stuart MacBride
Enter to win a copy of Stuart MacBride's ALL THAT'S DEAD!
Hugo Awards Gender Bias by the Numbers: Critical Linking, September 13, 2019
An awesome daily roundup of the most interesting bookish links from around the web.
September 12, 2019
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for September 12th, 2019
The best book deals of the day, curated by Book Riot.
“Literature Locked Up” Supports An End to US Prison Book Bans for Banned Books Week
PEN America launches their "Literature Locked Up" program for Banned Books Week in support of ending prison book banning.
Don’t Mourn, Organize! 9 More Books About the U.S. Labor Movement
From stories about Chinese immigrants to queer and African American workers, expand your knowledge of U.S. Labor movements with these nonfiction books.
50 Shades and More: 11 Published Fan Fiction Books
Below are 11 published fanfiction books, some famous, some surprising, (not just Fifty Shades of Grey!) which began life in other authors' playgrounds.
Muslim Impossible: Ruqaya Izzidien and Reviews of Bad Books
On Muslim Impossible, a forum for reviewing fictional Muslim and Arab characters in books and media that are unbelievable, poorly-researched or prejudiced.
Cool Bookish Places
Walt Whitman Travels to the Morgan
With 2019 marking 200 years of celebrating the life of Walt Whitman, we're taking a tour of his life and work at...
Young Adult Literature
5 YA Books That Tackle Mental Health Issues
We're talking about 5 YA books that tackle mental health issues in a variety of forms, for young and older readers looking for insight.
10 New Manga to Pick Up This Year
Wondering what new manga series have been published in English this year? This list contains some of the best titles to come out this year!