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March 20, 2018
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for March 20th, 2018
Book Riot Deals is sponsored today by Blackstone Publishing, publisher of New York Station by Lawrence Dudley – ebook available ...
LibraryThing Acquires Litsy
The book cataloging site/app LibraryThing has acquired the Instagram-like bookish social networking site Litsy. What's the deal and what can we expect going forward? All good things.
10 Awesome Historical Fantasy Novels By Women
If you love when magic and history collide, than check out these 10 must read historical fantasy novels by women authors.
Our Reading Lives
Lessons From Watching a Classmate Become a Famous Author
Upon watching a classmate and fellow writer become a famous writer with a debut novel, a reader gleans some lessons from the experience.
10 Creative Comic Book Wedding Cakes To Serve On Your Big Day
Superhero brides and grooms, towering comic "stacks," and more in cute and creative comic book wedding cakes for inspiration, or simply because eye candy.
How Long Is a Short Story? And Other FAQs
Stories come in all shapes and sizes. Some fit on the back of a postcard while others span multiple books. Where are the lines drawn? How long is a short story?
10 Dark Family Secrets For Mystery & Thriller Fans
Get the shovel ready we're digging to uncover dark family secrets for mystery & thriller fans.
Fighting Alzheimer’s Disease With Books
Reading this article is good for your health. And if it teaches you something new, it may help you prevent Alzheimer's Disease.
A Millennial Book List for Black Liberation
Are you a millennial who wants to join the revolution but still unclear on how to talk about race? Here is a list of books for you.
Our Reading Lives
Why I Can’t Listen to Audiobooks
No matter what the book being recommended, I just can't listen to audiobooks. I really tried. And to prove it, here's a brief history of me being read to.
LGBTQ+ Books That Actually Have a Happy Ending
Tired of books with queer characters ending in pain and heartbreak? Here is a list of some LGBTQ+ books that end on a positive note.
Young Adult Literature
YA Books: LEGO-Style Book Cover Quiz
Can you identify these well-known young adult books by a LEGO-style pixelated cover? Put your skills to the test.
4 Great Bilingual English Spanish Books for Toddlers
These four bilingual English Spanish books for toddlers are great and I'll tell you why using cool research about kid's language acquisition!
Riot Recommendation: What Are Some Excellent Memoirs?
Come tell us your favorite memoirs!