Category : Best Of

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

Barnes and Noble Launches a YA Book Club

Barnes and Noble is launching a YA Book Club, just in time for summer reading! The book club will meet on the second Thursday of each month in Barnes and Noble bookstores nationwide to discuss new YA titles, and is open to all YA fans. The Barnes and...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for May 1st, 2019

Sponsored by A Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole & These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on th...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

9 Things About THE LIBRARY BOOK and Susan Orlean

Around 3:00pm on April 22, I headed to the central branch of my local library for a 7:00pm event. The doors were scheduled to open at 5:30pm. The event had already been scheduled and canceled once due to weather and the interest was huge—so I knew I...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

3 Comics To Mark Mental Health Awareness Month

CW: Discussion of domestic violence, depression, self-harm, suicidal ideation, suicide, manic episodes, homophobia, and transphobia. There is still a heavy stigma surrounding discussion of mental health issues, even in fiction. While discussion is, p...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

The Beginner’s Guide to Book Blogging

If you love a book, chances are you’ve thought about reviewing it. And if you tend to review a lot on platforms like Goodreads, you may want to consider starting your own book blog. It can be tough work, and I certainly don’t have all the...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 2 weeks ago

May 2019 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations

Welcome to Book Riot’s May 2019 Horoscopes and Book Recommendations! There are a ton of wonderful books coming out this month. Where to begin? Let the stars be your guide! Find your astrological sign below for your May horoscope, perfectly paired wit...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 3 weeks ago

Hobbies For Romance Heroines

Writers of any level can tell you that a quick way to character development is to give a character a hobby. Maybe your tough action hero has a sensitive side and likes to bake. Likewise, have your shrinking violet accountant really into crossfit, and...

BOOK RIOT / Best Of - 3 weeks ago

The Wonder Woman Comic That Will Offend Everyone

If you are unfamiliar with Wonder Woman’s earliest adventures, let me be the first to inform you that they are bananapants. Not only are the plots themselves flat-out bananas—“Let’s tell a story from the point of view of a pine tree that helps Wonder...