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Poetry Is More Popular Than Ever, New NEA Research Shows

New NEA research shows that poetry readership is the highest on record, with 28 million adults reading. In some demographics, poetry readers have doubled.

We Love How Healthy Reading Can Be

Our obsession with reading and its bodily effects..

On Research: What it Takes to Research a Story

Gene Luen Yang stops by Book Riot Comics to discuss what it takes when he researches a story for his comics.

What I Learned from Reading Chick Lit for Research

What an academic learned about chick lit while reading it for research.

Not My Wheelhouse: The Unexpected Places Research Takes Us

We read to learn about different ways of life. Reading for pleasure can bring us there but research is the strong-arm that forces us to consider new topics.