Category : Best Of

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

4 Types of Books That are Better as Audiobooks

Confession: until a few years ago, I didn’t consider audiobooks really reading. I know, I know, the science says the effect on the brain is the same. What can I say? I was a snob. Nowadays I’ve changed my tune so much that I would even say ther...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

11 Very Chill Anger Management Books

Do you ever just want to scream? Of course you do! Our world is utterly bizarre! However, you can’t go punching holes in drywall or building laser cannons to deal with your issues. If you’ve already read our piece on emotional intelligenc...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

QUIZ: Would You Survive the Battle of Winterfell?

We’ve spent eight long years waiting for the final showdown between the Night King and the living, and Game of Thrones finally delivered on the dramatic goods. While watching the brutal Battle of Winterfell, perhaps you wondered how you would f...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

30 Top Sci-Fi Books on Goodreads

“What are the top sci-fi books?” is a question I’ve heard more than once from someone looking for a guide to the best of such a complex, varied, and multitudinous genre. It’s actually not a question that’s easy to answer...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

Just Relax: Here Are 10 Bookish MST3K Episodes

The premise of Mystery Science Theater 3000 is simple: a couple of mad scientists keep shooting their low-level employees—first Joel, then Mike—into space and forcing them to watch bad movies as part of a science experiment. Both Joel and Mike endure...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

5 Books To Help You Escape to Real-World Worlds

When you want to escape to another world through reading, Hogwarts, Panem, and Narnia aren’t your only options. Straight-up realistic fiction—no magic, no Sci-Fi—can sweep you away into experiences so different from your own life that when you...