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7 Powerful Quotes From LOVE MEDICINE by Louise Erdrich

These powerful LOVE MEDICINE quotes resonated with one reader and kept them returning to Louise Erdrich's work in search of meaning.

The Most Embarrassing Unread Books On My Bookshelves

What books on your unread shelves are the most glaring?

I Flew to Utah to Read in the Mountains

Sometimes what you need is an inexpensive hotel room that you don't leave for several days in a small town with a bookstore.

Women Who Have Given Me Magical Books

A list of the books that changed things for one reader, all gifted by women in her life.

It’s Louise Erdrich’s Birthday, and She’s the Master of Backstory

Happy birthday to Louise Erdrich, whose prolific writing shows the value of considering backstory in a book.

And I’d Do It Again: Books We Wish We Could Read Again for the First Time

Sometimes a reading a particular book can be so amazing, so life-changing, or so personal, that when other people read it, ...

75 Amazing Author-Annotated First Editions for Sale

Christie’s is gearing up for “First Editions, Second Thoughts,” an incredible rare book sale scheduled for December 2nd. First Editions, ...

Literary Tourism: The Great Plains

There have been previous installments of Literary Tourism that have explored some of the mid-sized  cities that sit within the ...

Cover Face-Off: THE ROUND HOUSE by Louise Erdrich

One of the biggest books of 2012 gets a new look for its September 24th paperback release. While I find the ...

10 Great Commencement Speeches by Writers

It’s graduation time again, people! The smell of potential energy is in the air and speakers everywhere are preparing to ...

2013 Tournament of Books Discussion: THE ROUND HOUSE by Louise Erdrich

We here at Book Riot are huge Tournament of Books fans, so this year we’re going to discuss each of the ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read in January

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, memoir, and ...