Category : Best Of

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for May 2nd, 2019

Sponsored by our giveaway of $100 to spend on YA lit! These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals Feminists Don’t Wear Pink and Other Lies: Amazing Women on What...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

The Longest YA Book Series You Can Read

Ever been curious what the longest YA book series is? Given that YA books have increased in size over the last decade or so, it’s fascinating to think about if—or how—YA book series have followed suit. Of course, it’s not that easy nor as...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

30 Books for 30 Days of Ramadan

It’s that favorite time of the year for Muslims, y’all. The Islamic month of Ramadan is just around the corner, and that means no eating or drinking (“Not even water!”) from sunrise to sunset. You might be thinking, how could this possibly be a time...

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10 Quotes That Prove Madame Bovary Was a Bookworm

Emma Bovary was many things—vain, depressed, thoughtless, passionate, a spendthrift—but most importantly: Emma Bovary was a reader. A book devourer. A connoisseur of the written word, #bookworm. Before she met Charles Bovary or Leon Dupuis or Rodolph...

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The New Lois Lane and the Old Sexism

This summer, two of DC’s once-biggest stars will return to headlining their own books: Lois Lane and Jimmy Olsen. Lois Lane and Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen will both kick off in May’s Superman: Leviathan Rising Special before dropping their first prop...

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Reviewing Sonlight Books I Read 20 Years Ago

When people meet me for the first time, it comes as no surprise that I was homeschooled from the age of seven through my high school graduation. I must have that air about me. The first few years of homeschooling, my mom, a teacher by trade,  used th...

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5 Books About Foster Families For Young Readers

This list of books about foster families is sponsored by Bloomsbury, publisher of Extraordinary Birds by Sandy Stark-McGinnis, a heartbreaking and hopeful middle grade debut for fans of The Thing About Jellyfish. For fans of The Thing About Jellyfish...

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Book Fetish: Volume 352

Sponsored by Libby, the one-tap reading app from your library and OverDrive. Meet Libby. The award-winning reading app that makes sure you always have something to read. It’s like having your entire library right in your pocket. Download the ap...