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  • 3 Comics About Antihero ‘Ships

    What is it about bad guys in love that captivates fans’ hearts? Is it watching two flawed people learn to care for each other? Or maybe we like seeing how complicated lives can get even more complex when feelings are involved. (It’s relatable!) Or maybe it’s just the thrill of …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By A.J. O’Connell
  • 14 Romance Books Matched With Hogwarts Houses

    Harry Potter is a phenomenon in the pop culture world. It has stayed with us for a very long time and continues to be there for the new generations. It has its ups and downs as we know, but we cannot deny that it’s part of our society. When it …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Silvana Reyes Lopez
  • The Best Pablo Neruda Poems: 5 of His Classic Works

    If you want to read one of the world’s best poets, Pablo Neruda is the perfect place to start. Start with five of the best Pablo Neruda poems to get a taste of his work and style. Who Was Pablo Neruda? Pablo Neruda (July 12, 1904–September 23, 1973) is recognized …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Nancy Snyder
  • To Outsiders, YA Is Eating Itself; To Insiders, It’s Bettering Itself.
    For many, the 2010s have been a tremendous decade of change. It was ushered in under the presidency of Barack Obama, where hope and change wove through the fabric of those who believed the U.S. government could do better by us. But things changed tremendously in 2016, following the election …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Kelly Jensen
  • Octavia Butler Books: A Guide To Her Life, Work, and Legacy

    Octavia Butler was the author of more than 15 books. If you’ve ever wanted to read more of her work, this is our guide to the best Octavia Butler books and a look at her life and legacy. Who is Octavia Butler? A native of Pasadena, California, Butler was an …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Alex Luppens-Dale
  • 7 of the Best Books About Mental Illness Books From 2019

    One of the most practical ways to combat stigma around mental illness is to raise awareness in society about it, and what better way to do that than through books. This year saw headlines about a string of suicides of young K-pop artists and frequent news of celebrities’ deaths due …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Rabeea Saleem
  • 17 Snazzy CALVIN AND HOBBES Tattoos
    Ever wanted to cover yourself in Calvin and Hobbes tattoos? Well, they might have something to say about that. “Van Gogh would’ve sold more than one painting if he’d put tigers in them.” —Hobbes And while a basic piece of flash might be fun, something tells me Hobbes would’ve felt …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Nina Grauer
  • YA Books Under 200 Pages for the Shortest Day of the Year

    This list of YA books under 200 pages is sponsored by the Read Harder Journal, a reading log for tracking your books and reading outside your comfort zone! This smartly designed reading log consists of entry pages to record stats, impressions, and reviews of each book you read. Evenly interspersed …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Tirzah Price
  • Read Harder: A Debut Novel By A Queer Author

    This list of debut novels by queer authors for the 2020 Read Harder Challenge is sponsored by TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations. TBR is Book Riot’s subscription service offering Tailored Book Recommendations for readers of all stripes. Been dreaming of a “Stitch Fix for books?” Now it’s here! Tell TBR about …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Carina Pereira
  • How Libraries Are Adapting To Their Senior Populations: Critical Linking, December 18, 2019

    Critical Linking, a daily roundup of the most interesting bookish links from around the web is sponsored by There You Are by Mathea Morais, from Amberjack Publishing. “Since opening in 2015, Chinatown’s library has become a hub for seniors in the community during the day to socialize, play board …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-12-18By Jamie Canaves

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