GENRE KRYPTONITE is a regular feature about genres we have an inexplicable weak spot for. Check out previous entries here.
Why one reader can't get enough of monster girls in fantasy.
Fantasy novels that explore the trope of the reluctant heir to the throne.
Erotic romance recommendations with smart, capable characters doing sexy things. Scientists, businesswomen, video game designers, & more!
Why one reader can't stop reading scary books about killer plants.
How one reader can't stop reading books described as "X-Men + literally anything."
A round-up of excellent memoirs that aren't written by celebrities. Dig in!
One reader's favorite YA novels that take place in boarding schools.
Books about making your house a home.
There’s something exciting about watching someone unearth a crime from the past, long after its impact has been made and players have moved on.
Why one reader can't resist reading diaries.
One reader talks about her recent fascination with East Asian crime/noir novels, the stories she's recently devoured, and why she can't get enough of these books.
Books for those who can't stop reading about museums and archives.
I imagine it comes as a shock to no one that a bibliophile would get weak in the knees for ...
While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of ...
I came late to ballet, as I have to many things. I don’t have heart-warming stories of my mother taking ...