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Can the Book Trailer Be Saved?

Movie trailers are a great way to get potential moviegoers excited about upcoming films. They tease us and arouse our ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read in July

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, memoir, and ...

Trailer for MADDADDAM by Margaret Atwood

The final installment in Margaret Atwood’s MaddAddam trilogy (which began with Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood) is ...

6 Books HBO Should Turn Into Series

The so-called “Golden Age of Television,” which began more or less with The Sopranos debut in 1999 and may be yet ...

MADDADDAM by Margaret Atwood: Cover Reveal

Mark your calendars speculative fiction nerds, because the final installment in Margaret Atwood epic trilogy that began with Oryx and ...

Meg Wolitzer’s Favorite Books About Friendship

Meg Wolitzer’s new novel The Interestings has just come out. It’s about a group of friends who meet at summer ...

Genre Kryptonite: The Modern Gothic

This is a guest post from Jeanette Solomon. Jeanette lives in a world made of words. She has an MA in ...

What Next?: Three Books to Read After THE HANDMAID’S TALE

The Handmaid’s Tale came in at #37 on the list of Riot Readers’ top 50 novels. Atwood tells the story of ...

Margaret Atwood Says It’s OK to Read Whatever You Want

I recently had the pleasure of reading Margaret Atwood’s book In Other Worlds. An essay collection that examines science fiction and her relationship ...

“The Happy Zombie Sunrise Home” — An Excerpt of Margaret Atwood’s Exclusive Wattpad Story

Book Riot is partnering with Wattpad to introduce you to new writers and stories with excerpts and features. _________________________ This ...

They’re (Paper) Ba-ack: August 21, 2012

Tuesday is New Book Day. We celebrate each week by highlighting titles we’re excited to see arrive in paperback. [galleryview ...

Cover Face-Off: Margaret Atwood’s IN OTHER WORLDS

Part-memoir, part-lit crit, all awesome, Margaret Atwood’s In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination is a contemplation of the evolution ...

Advanced Citizenship: A Reading List for Becoming an Informed Voter

In the opening sequence of the first episode of The Newsroom, the main character, newsman Will McAvoy, is asked the ...

Margaret Atwood’s IndieGoGo Campaign for Fanado Gains Steam

A month ago, I covered the launch of Margaret Atwood’s Fanado on IndieGoGo. The project, which is an interactive  online video ...

Margaret Atwood: Kickstarter Reject, IndieGoGo Hopeful

Margaret Atwood, the acclaimed author, novelist, and poet, seems like she can do anything. At age 72, she’s still writing ...