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How Much Do Most Anticipated and Best-Of Lists Overlap?

Are most anticipated and best-of booklists the same? Which voices make the cut for either? One writer does a deep dive.

9 of the Best Historical Fantasy Books

Historical fantasy books are great at putting a little magic into our history. Let’s look at 9 of the best books of the genre, including Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-García.

10 of the Best SFF Standalone Books

There is an enormous amount of SFF standalone books out there, and this list takes a look at 10 of the best ones you can read, including Black Water Sister.

2020 Goodreads Choice Awards Winners Announced

The people have spoken! After tallying over 5 million votes, Goodreads has announced the winners of the 2020 Goodreads Choice Awards.

Amazon Releases List Of The Best Books of 2020

Amazon has released their Best Books of 2020 list, a selection of 100 notable titles as picked by their editors.

The Top 10 Batman Villains

Batman's villains are almost as vast and well known as the caped crusader himself. Let's look at some of the best Batman villains he's faced.

Best Epigraphs of 2018

Best Epigraphs of 2017

What are your favorite epigraphs of the year?

Our Best Backlist Reads of 2017 (So Far)

Rioters shout their love for their best backlist reads of 2017 so far.

Baffled By Favorite Book Lists

Why one Rioter is incapable of picking books for "best books of the year" lists. Or any lists.