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David Sedaris Inspired Me To Keep A Diary

How David Sedaris' newest book inspired a reader to keep her own diary.

George Saunders on Making Lincoln in the Bardo, His New 166-Voice Audiobook

Rioter Rachel interviews author George Saunders and his co-producer Kelly Gildea about their groundbreaking 166-voice audiobook, Lincoln in the Bardo.

Wintery Bookish Travel Spots (And Staycations)

Ways to escape during the winter holiday in bookish style

Reading Pathways: David Sedaris

Where to start with the work of humorist David Sedaris.

The Best Books to Help You Recover From a Bad Open Mic Set

These are the best books to help you get back on your feet after experiencing a bad open mic set (or other setback).

OITNB Season 3 Book Round-up (Spoiler-Free)

First things first, no spoilers here so no need to read slowly, one line at a time, with your mouse ...

Risky Similes and Writing Style: They Can Make or Break It

I’ve pointed out the value of beautiful language before, but now it’s time to get specific. Just to make sure we ...

Genre Kryptonite: Funny Books Read by Funny People

Through Book Riot’s relationship with Audible, the leading provider of audiobooks, Book Riot readers who are new to Audible can click here ...

Trailer for C.O.G., adapted from David Sedaris’ NAKED

Get excited, Sedaris fans! C.O.G., adapted from an essay in the hilarious collection Naked, is coming to a big screen ...

11 Audiobooks to Help You Lose Your Audio Virginity

The Audiophiles is a regular column in which contributors Rachel S. and Cassandra chat about the latest and greatest audiobooks on their ...

“Listening to Books is Cheating” and 7 More Myths About Audiobooks

  A few years back, I found myself in a situation where I needed to fold 300 origami peacocks in ...

3 Books to Read While Watching ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT

You may have heard: Arrested Development is coming back. Seven years after being canceled by Fox (when it got lower ratings ...

Fresh Ink: New Books Out Today: April 23, 2013

Food! Fiction! Humor! Self-help! Get some variety in your reading life with today’s new releases. Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation ...

5 Books to Watch for in April

April is one of the kindest months for your soul. The weather starts to perk up, you get a little ...

Book Recommendations for the Queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race

Reading is Fundamental, Riot children, and no one knows that better than a drag queen! This week the seven sisters ...