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9 Portraits of Famous Writers

There’s just something about the mingling of artistic media that always puts a smile on my face. I’m thinking, for ...

The 10 Best Beards in Literature

Almost exactly two years ago, we ran a post on 10 awesome literary mustaches. It was indeed awesome, and yet something ...

3 Reasons to Finally Read Moby-Dick

I tried to read Moby-Dick when I was a kid. I was ready to try again in high school, but ...

Happy MOBY-DICK Day!

On this day in 1851, Herman Melville’s manic work of genius Moby-Dick was published. It was ripped apart by critics ...

Go Around the Watery Part of the World in 135 Days: The MOBY-DICK Big Read

This, well, this is just really freakin’ cool. Being read to is one of the great pleasures of a reading ...

START HERE Write-In Giveaway Finalist #1

Nicole from Bibliographing was selected as a finalist in our Write-In Giveaway, in which we invited the Book Riot community to submit ...

Flowchart Fridays: Date Night for Literary Men

Last week, when I posted a few little flowcharts about what YA heroines might do in a crisis, people seemed ...