#Anna Karenina

Why Anna Karenina Isn’t the Romance People Think It Is

While Anna Karenina isn't romance, it has one of the gentlest, truest romances of classic literature — but only if you know where to look.

Characters Who Got Happily-Ever-Afters Right Before History Changed Everything

"The End" is never really the end.

Reader Challenge: Tackle your First Giant Russian Novel

Six tips for tackling your first giant Russian novel.

Amtrak Writer’s Residency Semifinalists: The Entries

A look at the Amtrak Writers Residency Semifinalists (fictional) proposed train trips, and writing samples.

Page to Podium: Oscar Reads, Part 2

Continuing our Oscar Reads feature of the nominated films with literary connections, here’s a look at the non-Best Picture-nominated movies. ...

Thoughts on the New Anna Karenina Movie

-First thing’s first. I loved the shenanigans out of this movie. But it’s not the kind of love where I ...

Ice, Ice Baby: A Review of ANNA KARENINA

A woman nearly waltzing as she’s being dressed by a servant. Pieces of scenery whizzing to and fro. Hypnotic thumping ...

Top 12 Fall Movies Based on Books

Even with the sad (or happy, depending on your Tobey Maguire-ness) news that The Great Gatsby movie’s been delayed until ...

The ANNA KARENINA Trailer Rundown

Editor’s note: If you want to watch the trailer before Kit breaks it down for you, check it out here. ...

A Reader’s Drinking Game, First Edition

[Editor’s note: The idea for this post came from a Book Riot reader on Twitter. So thanks, S.M. Hineline!] You know ...