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  • 20+ Adaptations Worth Streaming During Your Holiday Vacay

    The holiday season is near. Hopefully that means you’ll get some much needed time away from school, work, or whatever else keeps you from enjoying the things you really want to do, like spending an afternoon in an extreme streaming marathon. Speaking of streaming marathons, we have rounded up some
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-01By Katisha Smith
  • #BongHive Reads: 4 Books for Fans of the Movie PARASITE

    Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite has taken the world by storm, winning the 2019 Palme d’Or at Cannes and hitting sales of more than $110 million worldwide. In the U.S., it’s become the highest-grossing South Korean film of all time. It straddles the line between pop culture status and cinema buff heaven, …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-01By Elisabeth Cook
  • The History Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL

    Christmas would not be Christmas without the immortal Charles Dickens’s brief and beloved tale, A Christmas Carol. Indeed, the many scenes of Christmas festivities that adorn A Christmas Carol described in joyful detail by Dickens, have been credited with the established Christmas traditions that are in practice today: the singing of …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-01By Nancy Snyder
  • Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for November 30th, 2019

    Sponsored by Read Harder Journal, a reading log for tracking your books and reading outside your comfort zone! These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals The Day of the Duchess by Sarah MacLean for $1.99. Get
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-30By S. Zainab Williams
  • Two Great Books To Fight Stigma Around Autism in Tweens & Teens

    If you work in a school, chances are you are in contact with a student with autism. The UK’s National Autistic Society states that 1 in every 100 school children in the UK is autistic and over 40% of them say they’ve been bullied at school. Schools play a crucial …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-30By Lucas Maxwell
  • Shop Less, Give More: 4 Ways to Give Bookish Experiences as Gifts This Holiday Season

    There are plenty of reasons to give gifts that are experiences instead of material objects. Don’t get me wrong: books make great gifts! That will always be true. If, however, you’re looking to change up your gifting strategy and still delight the book lover in your life, consider giving an
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-30By Isabelle Popp
  • Lost and Found in Hemingway’s Spain
    Of fear and thankfulness. The white elephants of eternity are always out there. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-29
  • Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for November 29th, 2019

    Sponsored by Read Harder Journal, a reading log for tracking your books and reading outside your comfort zone! These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals Normal People by Sally Rooney for $3.99. Get it here, or just …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-29By S. Zainab Williams
  • Call Me Enamored: Why I Love the First Line of Moby Dick

    The first line of Moby-Dick, “Call me Ishmael,” is among the most instantly recognizable in all of classic Western literature. Other famous first lines in books may have more in the way of literary fireworks, but “Call me Ishmael” is more like one of those fireworks that’s just a bright
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-29By Isabelle Popp
  • How to Find a Book in the Library: Your 101 Guide

    Finding books in the library is my jam. Actually, since I’m a librarian, it’s literally my bread and butter. Aw, heck, I love finding books—and other information materials—so much, let’s just call it the whole peanut butter and jelly sandwich and the best thing since sliced bread. There might be
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-29By Abby Hargreaves

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