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50 Must-Read Books Recommended by Roxane Gay

As prolific in reading as she is in writing, we've rounded up 50 must-read books recommended by Roxane Gay. Check out what she has to say about these reads.

Back to School Gift Guide 2019

Welcome to Book Riot's back to school gift guide for 2019! We've got bookish gifts of all types, for every student and every budget.

Why You Owe It to Yourself to Abandon Books You’re Not Enjoying

Time and time again, friends of mine come to me for book recommendations. And if you know anything about me ...

#RITASOLIT: A Breakthrough in Romance

The annual Romance Writers of America RITA awards just happened, and it was just The Blackest Thing.

50+ Bookish Stickers for Laptops, Notebooks, Windshields, and More

Whether for your planner, your laptop, your water bottle, or anywhere else, you won't be able to resist these bookish stickers.

The Best Books You’ve Never Heard of, July 2019

Keeping up with all the newest releases is a losing game: you can never get through all of them, and ...

The Most Popular Under-The-Radar Library Books Across The U.S. So Far This Year

We’re deep into the heat of summer and while many of us have lengthy to-read lists, it’s also a true ...

50 Must-Read Greek Mythology Books

If you're fascinated by Greek mythology books, or looking for Percy Jackson or Circe read-alikes, you'll find the best here for adults, teens, and kids.

Sisters Share Their Love of Bedtime Stories On Facebook and Instagram

“We are brown girls who read!!” proclaims the about page for sisters Zaria (13) and Hailey Willard (9) from Dover, ...

50+ Must-Read Portal Fantasy Books

Fall down the rabbit hole of these must-read portal fantasy books and discover new worlds with a host of eclectic characters.

7 Books About Women Warriors Throughout History

History's woman warriors are out there, waiting to be discovered, and to take their rightful places on bookshelves, in lectures, and in cultural memory.

Quiz: Which Marauder from Harry Potter Are You?

After Harry, Ron, and Hermione, the most famous friendship from Hogwarts is certainly the four Marauders. Take this Harry Potter ...

30 Haunted House Books That Will Give You The Creeps

When it comes to haunted house books we have plenty of scares to fill our shelves. Find the best books for adults, teens, and young readers.

The Biggest, Most Purr-fect List of Literary Cat Names (200+ Name Ideas!)

These literary cat names include ideas from children's books, classic works of fiction, comics, and even well-known authors and poets.

Best Books of 2019 So Far

Rioters choose their favorite fiction and nonfiction books from the first half of 2019!