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  • Ta-Da! The Longlists for the 2019 National Book Awards
    It’s that time of year again!!!!

    “What is your favorite season?” #NBAwards — Anna Dobben (@annadobben) September 16, 2019 The National Book Foundation announced all longlists for the 2019 National Book Awards this week, and I could not be more excited. The NBAs are the Academy …

    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Liberty Hardy
  • The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Coming to Television

    Taylor Jenkins Reid’s critically acclaimed The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, about an ultra-private Hollywood icon and the young reporter she picks to write her memoir, is being adapted for the small screen! The Hollywood Reporter reports that author Taylor Jenkins Reid is writing the script for the show and executive producing alongside …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Chelsea Hensley
  • Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for September 20th, 2019

    Sponsored by #1 New York Times bestseller Everything is Figureoutable by Marie Forleo. These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany by Jane Mount for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on the …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By S. Zainab Williams
  • 40+ Comforting Little Women Quotes For When The World Is Too Much

    Little Women is one of those books you can turn to when the world just isn’t working out exactly right. You know that these four girls, with their troubles big and small, would understand. Money problems? They have them. Trouble with friends? Pickled lime debts aren’t easy to repay. Frustrated …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Jesse Doogan
  • How Freud’s “The Uncanny” Explained My Childhood Fears

    Growing up, I was never afraid of the typical things that scared other kids, like nonexistent monsters. In preschool, I abruptly stopped watching Thomas the Tank Engine when a character stuck their tongue out at a painting—and the figure in the painting stuck its tongue out in return. On my …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Grace Lapointe
  • How To Save A Wet Book

    Welcome, weary ones! You of sopping sneakers, you of deluged domains, you who did not get flood insurance for your book collection, welcome. It is my sincerest hope that you have googled this question in a blind panic after having gotten a book super, super wet. I’m about to tell …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Anna Gooding-Call
  • 8 Of The Best Data Science Books for Learning The Science Of Data

    Data science is no longer for the stereotypical “geek.” As the world continues to increase its online activity, data analytics are more important than ever. Data shapes the way we run businesses, manage political campaigns, and review scientific studies. Being able to look at a set of data and extrapolate
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Sophia LeFevre
  • 15 Shifter Romance Books to Read Under the Full Moon

    Maybe you prefer a little purring with your romance. Or perhaps you enjoy some sensual scenes that are…shall we say…heightened…at a full moon. Look no further, my growling readers, because this is a list of shifter romance books. For those new to shifter romance, this category falls under the larger …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Lyndsie Manusos
  • A Reading Order for Joe Abercrombie’s FIRST LAW Series

    Do you love gritty fantasy where all the good guys are kind of bad, all the bad guys are kind of good, and no one is safe? If so, I have good news, because Joe Abercrombie is releasing a new novel, A Little Hatred. It’s the seventh novel in an extended …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By A.J. O’Connell
  • Quiz: Which Triwizard Champion from Harry Potter Are You?
    Take this Triwizard champion quiz to find out which of the competitors from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire you are. Viktor, Cedric, Fleur, and even Harry all have strengths and weaknesses that influence the game. If you’ve ever wondered how you would fare in a similar competition (or …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-09-20By Alison Doherty

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