#Gone Girl

First Trailer for GONE GIRL Movie!

Aaaand here it is, the first trailer for the movie of Gone Girl, starring Rosamund Pike and Ben Affleck. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTaeg-sGw9k[/youtube]

I Regret Reading These 5 Books (Because I Should Have Listened to Them Instead)

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

Of Steinbeck and Flynn and Great Literary Villains

SPOILER ALERT! I will be discussing Gone Girl and East of Eden, and will give away much about both books. ...

Ranking Books by Their Total Number of Amazon Stars

“How many stars does it have?” is a common thing to ask about books. And yes, the star ratings really ...

Poll: Which Is Going to Be the Best Movie: GONE GIRL, SLAUGHTERHOUSE-FIVE, or WILD?

We’ve had big literary adaptation news over the last couple of weeks about three pretty awesome projects: Gone Girl, Slaughterhouse-Five, ...

Jewelry for Fictional Characters

Hermione Granger (Harry Potter series): For this bad-ass, bushy-haired bookworm, I chose a Victorian era book locket. In the world ...

The Confidence Index: GONE GIRL

Last summer, 20th Century Fox and Reese Witherspoon’s production company Pacific Standard paid a whopping $1.5 million for the movie ...

Books to Read After a Break-Up

Breakups suck. Always. No matter whose fault it is – if it even is anyone’s fault – they just suck. ...

5 Perfect Books for Stephen Colbert’s Book Club

I was very skeptical going into the first edition of The cOlbert Book Club, Stephen Colbert’s group read of The ...

Is THE DINNER Really the New GONE GIRL?

Well, if the blurbs are to be believed. The Wall Street Journal dubbed Dutch novelist Herman Koch’s new novel “The ...

Genre Kryptonite: Badass Female Revenge Thrillers

This is a guest post by Rachel Smalter Hall. Rachel grew up in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in a family of seven ...

Franzen Comes Alive: A Playlist for GONE GIRL

Franzen Comes Alive is a series of book-related playlists. Here’s a playlist of songs I immediately think of when I think ...

2013 Tournament of Books Discussion: GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn

We here at Book Riot are huge Tournament of Books fans, so this year we’re going to discuss each of ...

When the Hype Machine Works: The 5 Best Big Buzz Books

I know a lot of readers who shall go unnamed who avoid reading books specifically because they’ve gotten a lot of buzz ...

2012 In Review, In Lists of Two

What a bookish year, eh?! Let’s break it down in easily digestible lists of two: Two Best Covers 1. The ...