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In Praise of the Audio Re-Read

Through Book Riot’s relationship with Audible, the leading provider of audiobooks, Book Riot readers who are new to Audible can ...

I Regret Reading These 5 Books (Because I Should Have Listened to Them Instead)

Through Book Riot’s relationship with Audible, the leading provider of audiobooks, Book Riot readers who are new to Audible can ...

Genre Kryptonite: Science Fiction Takes on the Entertainment Industry

This is a guest post by Derek Attig. Derek is a graduate student in History at the University of Illinois where ...

Let’s Get Graphic: Comics for Book Lovers

Here at Book Riot, we love books! Like, luuurve-love them. And how can you not?! Books are these freaking awesome ...

Great Reads About Computer Geeks

This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson.  In an unnamed Middle Eastern security ...

Two Books I Can’t Wait to See on the Big Screen

I don’t know about you, but the further I get into The Great Gatsby, the more convinced I am that ...

Riot Recommendation: A Round-Up of Futuristic/Virtual Reality Stories

This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.  It’s the year 2044, and-like most of humanity-Wade ...

Riot Recommendation: “Back to the Future” Edition

This installment of Riot Recommendation is sponsored by Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.  It’s the year 2044, and-like most ...

Coolest Bookish Giveaway EVER

You could win Ernie Cline’s DeLorean. It is possible, but I’m going to be the one that does it. Yep. ...

Giveaway: A Galactic Map of Dystopian Futures

There are so many rich, compelling dystopias in fiction that it can be a tough to keep them all straight. ...

Best Books of 2011: Category Standouts

I have been blogging for almost a year, and in that time, I have written a lot of “5 Best ...

Beat the Algorithm: READY PLAYER ONE Edition, The Winner Is…

A few weeks back, Jenn took on Amazon’s algorithm to recommend a book for Erin, whose last great read was Ready Player ...

Resolved: The “Nym Wars”

This is just further proof that the solution to all of the world’s problems can be found in fiction. On ...

BEAT THE ALGORITHM: READY PLAYER ONE Edition

Beat the Algorithm….in which we pit bloggers against Amazon’s algorithm for recommendation supremacy. __________________________ So far, we’ve trounced the algorithm ...

Drop It Like It’s Haute: The Jersey Shore Booktionary, Volume II

Welcome to Drop It Like It’s Haute, a weekly celebration of that unholiest of marriages between pop culture and literature. ...