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June 14, 2019
Our Reading Lives
Books are Like Time Machines: Remembering Life Through Books
Books are like time travel machines for me. They transport me back to when I first read them. I often find myself remembering my life through books.
Young Adult Literature
Spotted at BookExpo: Upcoming Titles by YA Authors of Color
This year at Book Expo, I had one question: Which novels by YA authors of color will I want to tear into next? Here's my list from YA authors of color.
8 Books to Read After You Finish DAISY JONES AND THE SIX
These books like DAISY JONES AND THE SIX might satisfy your need to keep reading about groovy tunes and the power of music.
What BBC’s His Dark Materials Adaptation Needs to Get Right
A reader goes over the key components of Philip Pullman's HIS DARK MATERIALS in anticipation of the upcoming BBC miniseries adaptation.
10 Magical Children’s Books About Fairies
A selection of children's books about fairies for young readers of different ages. Including books of poems, picture books, and fantasy books.
Thanks, Dad, For All the Sci-Fi
A reader remembers the part his father played in the development of his love for reading and, specifically, science fiction.
Canadian Giveaway: THE WOMAN IN THE WHITE KIMONO by Ana Johns
Enter to win THE WOMAN IN THE WHITE KIMONO by Ana Johns!
The List List
8 Funny Books Featuring Queer Adult Women: The List List #353
Your weekly roundup of bookish links from around the web.
June 13, 2019
Win A Kindle Oasis!
Early Bird Books, your resource for free and discount ebooks in your favorite genres, is teaming up with Book Riot ...
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for June 13th, 2019
The best book deals of the day, curated by Book Riot.
20 Books for People Without a Father
If Father's Day gets you down each year and you're looking that speak to the absence of a parent, consider these books...
How to Make Book Flowers
This is your handy guide on how to make book flowers yourself (or where to buy them if you're in crunch), with visual inspiration.
Further Reading After Watching Ava DuVernay’s WHEN THEY SEE US
If WHEN THEY SEE US moved you to learn more about police corruption, brutality, and the prison industrial complex, check out these books.
Addressing The Elephant In The Room: Everyday Idioms In Fantasy Worlds
Because sometimes you accidentally stumble down the rabbit hole and start questioning the use of idioms in fantasy worlds.