#breaking in books

The Canada Reads 2022 Longlist Has Been Announced

The CBC has announced the longlist for this year's Canada Reads. It will be narrowed down to the final 5 on January 26th.

Americans Read Fewer Books in 2021 Than Any of the Past 30 Years

Gallup has just released the 2021 results of a reading poll they've done since 1990, and the average number of books read is the lowest ever.

Over 1,000 Books from Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Collection Being Auctioned

From January 19-27th, more than 1,000 books from Ruth Bader Ginsburg's personal library are being auctioned, valued at $60,000.

The New York Times Announces Their Readers’ Pick for Best Book of the Past 125 Years

The New York Times Book Review marked their anniversary by asking readers to nominate the best book of the past 125 years. Here's the result.

The Most Popular Books in U.S. Libraries in 2021

Here are the titles most frequently checked out from U.S. libraries in 2021, including fiction, nonfiction, and children's books.

Here are the New York Public Library’s Top Checkouts Of 2021

These are the top ten books checked out most from the New York Public Library in 2021.

READING RAINBOW LIVE Announces Theme and Cast of First Episode

The premiere Reading Rainbow Live event will include participation from attendees through games and other interactions on the platform Looped.

Barack Obama Releases His Favorite Books of 2021

Barack Obama has shared his list of 23 of his favorite books from the last year, including a mix of new releases and backlist titles.

BTS Releases a Teaser Trailer for Their New Webcomic/Webnovel

The K-pop band BTS is creating a webcomic and webnovel called 7Fates: CHAKHO, and the teaser trailer has just been released.

THE ATLAS SIX is Being Adapted into a Series by Amazon

After a bidding war, Amazon has secured the rights to adapt the TikTok-famous fantasy novel The Atlas Six into a series.