Riot Headline COVID-19 Updates from the Bookish World

#A Christmas Carol

How to Start Your Own Tradition with A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Word has been going around that Neil Gaiman (who has apparently cloned himself in the interest of being everywhere, all ...

Handwritten Manuscripts You Can Read Online

I have to confess, I’m a bit of a handwriting junkie. I do a lot of my writing by hand, ...

A Compendium of Literary References on The Simpsons: Season 1

If you asked me to name the most literate / literary sitcom of all time, I would have to begin ...

Holiday Rereads

It’s coming up to Christmas, and the winter holidays always get me in a space where I’m ready to reread. ...

Holiday Villain Throwdown: Grinch vs. Scrooge

This week, the Throwdown is back with the answer to an old favourite: Who’s the meanest one?  Dr. Seuss’ Grinch, ...