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The Fantasy Worlds That Short Stories Built

Recently, I read an article in which Natasha Pulley explained at some length that Fantasy Cannot Build Its Imaginary Worlds in ...

Books For Tupelo: An Auction For Signed Books For Tornado Relief

The following is a narrative of the events of April 28th in Tupelo, Mississippi, as told through my tweets. Saw ...

7 Bookish Things You Missed at San Diego Comic-Con

If, like me, you had to live the San Diego Comic-Con experience vicariously through Twitter and YouTube, here’s a quick run-down ...

Comic-Con International: A Bookish Round-up of SDCC

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!! At least it is if you’re a bit on the geeky side. ...

Four Exciting Upcoming Art Books

When in danger of a text tizzy at BEA, I retreated to the seductive arms of the art publishers’ booths. ...

Beat the Algorithm, GAME OF THRONES Edition: The Winner Is…

Last week, our very own Rachel took on Amazon’s algorithm to recommend a book for Jill, whose last great read ...

Beat the Algorithm: GAME OF THRONES Edition

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Book Riot’s “Beat the Algorithm,” pitting bloggers and booksellers against Amazon’s algorithm for recommendation ...