Becky Stone

Becky Stone loves to read stories about princesses who save themselves and firmly believes that a mug of hot chocolate paired with the right novel can solve almost any problem. Becky recently did that thing where you leave your safe, easy job to try to make money doing what you love, and is now a professional jewelry lover and freelance writer. You can find more of Becky at her blog, Diamonds in the Library, where she writes about both jewelry and books. Twitter: @DiamondsintheLi

19 Escapist Reads For When You Just Can’t.

Sometimes you just need to take a vacation, even if it's only in your head. This curated list of escapist reads is here to help.

Let your non-compliant flag fly, Bitch-Planet aficionados.

Are you NON-COMPLIANT? Show your Bitch Planet pride with these ass-kicking crafts and accessories.

19 Escapist Reads For When You Just Can’t.

Sometimes you just need to take a vacation, even if it's only in your head. This curated list of escapist reads is here to help.

The Finest Tweets of #TrumpBookReport

Out of the darkness that is the current presidential election has come the shining light of #TrumpBookReport. Book nerds, you're making Twitter great again.

Tortall Alert: We’re About to Get a Numair Trilogy

Tamora Pierce just finished the book in a new trilogy that's going to be all about Numair Salmalín. I'm freaking out a little.

Reading About Anxiety Made Me More Anxious

One Rioter decides to try learn more about herself by reading books about anxiety...and it backfires completely.

Bookish Pet Outfits for Literature-Loving Critters

Have you ever thought to yourself that Dumas’ classic would have been better if the main characters were all dogs? ...

Bookish Treasures from the NYPL Digital Archive

The New York Public Library has just made a deliciously large chunk of its public domain materials – more than 180,000 ...

Donate Your Books to Prisons: What, Why, and How

While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of ...

101 Lies to Tell So You Can Stay Home and Read

Sometimes, the best thing for a book nerd to do is to gather her strength and put the damn book ...

I Wish JK Rowling Would Leave Harry Potter Alone

I remember when the first new story came out on Pottermore. My dad emailed it to me right away, thinking, ...

Gendered Genre Terminology: Books for Men

via GIPHY Let’s talk about men for a minute. The poor dears. We women get all these fancy terms to ...

Your Guide to the Ultimate Phryne Fisher Halloween Costume

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries is an incredible Australian TV show starring a fiercely feminist crime-solving badass who is pretty much my ultimate ...

Donate Your Books to Prisons: What, Why, and How

When you research how to donate your books to prisons, the same phrase comes up over and over again: that ...

How To Use Your Harry Potter Stamps

When my (now) husband and I decided to use Harry Potter stamps for our wedding invitations, it seemed like a ...