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#World Book Night

Join Us on April 23 for the BYOB Book Drive!

If you’re in NYC, Washington DC, or Los Angeles, consider your April 23 plans made. We’re bringing back the Bring Your Own Books Book Drive!

Celebrate World Book Night with the BYOB Book Drive

Remember World Book Night? Us too. While it’s still going on in the UK, the US branch had to suspend ...

Talking to Strangers About Margaret Atwood

While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of ...

Talking to Strangers About Margaret Atwood

This post is part of our Margaret Atwood Riot Reading Day, a celebration of one of our favorite authors on the occasion of ...

Don’t Forget To Sign-Up For World Book Night!!! (A Public Service Announcement)

If you already signed up for World Book Night (collective sighs of relief heard ’round the reading world), go read ...

World Book Night Announces 2013 Book Selections

World Book Night is an international “celebration of books and reading” wherein volunteers give away books to those in their ...

Book Riot at World Book Night

Yesterday, in celebration of the first annual U.S.-based World Book Night, tens of thousands of volunteer book-givers took to the ...

World Book Night: Book Lovers Needed

It’s last call. Applications to be a book giver on World Book Night, April 23, will close on Wednesday, February ...

A Case Against Reading the Classics

The book list for World Book Night is noticeably lacking in classic literature. The oldest book on the list is ...