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Watch the Big Little Lies Trailer from HBO

Watch the trailer for Big Little Lies, HBO's upcoming star-studded comedy-drama miniseries based on the 2014 novel by Liane Moriarty.

New Beauty and The Beast Trailer! (And It’s the Prettiest)

Disney just released an international Beauty and the Beast trailer, and ho boy, it's lovely. More swaggery candlestick. More library goodness.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Set to Produce Patrick Rothfuss’ The Kingkiller Chronicle Adaptation

The Hamilton star is producing a TV adaptation of The Kingkiller Chronicle series by Patrick Rothfuss

McCarthyism 2016, or Help! My Professor’s a Liberal!

On a new Professor "watchlist," and a reading list for critical thinking.

Update on the Ferguson Library

After the shooting of Michael Brown, donations poured into the Ferguson library. Here's what they've done with the money!

When “Due Process” Is a Demand for Silence: #UBCAccountable and the Scandal Rocking Canadian Literature

Margaret Atwood has signed her name to #UBCAccountable, a letter many perceive as silencing sexual assault complainants. Mind blown yet?

The 10 Best Quotes at the National Book Award Ceremony

We went to the National Book Award Ceremony, and this is what we heard!

22 Female + POC Authors Respond to #Election2016 on Twitter

Donald Trump is going to be (horrifyingly) our nest POTUS. Here are the reactions of some of our favorite authors...

Big Little Milestone: There Are Now 50,000 Little Free Libraries Worldwide

Little Free Library, a nonprofit with a passion for literacy and community, has placed its 50,000th Little Library at a homeless shelter in California.

CUBS WIN! Literary Goings-On in 1908: The Last Time They Were World Champs

What was happening in the world of literature the last time the Cubs won the series.

Harry Potter Dreams Come True: Magical Spells for Android Users

New Harry Potter features available on Android phones.

Johnny Depp in Fantastic Beasts

Rowling needs to step up and speak out against the casting of Depp in the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them franchise.

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.

The BIG LITTLE LIES Teaser is Here!

HBO has released the teaser for it's Liane Moriarty adaptation Big Little Lies and we're ready!

Dispatches from Library Land: October 2016

Book Riot's librarians discuss a library's tribute to Pulse, the arrest of a librarian who defended free speech, the attack on diversity in Children's books, and more.