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Comics Fetish: Volume 13

Welcome to Comics Fetish, your weekly round-up of cool comics-related stuff to buy and wear and gift and share. Tintin fans, you ...

A Love Letter to CAGES by Dave McKean

My first encounter with Cages by Dave McKean was not coming upon it in a bookstore, or being recommended it ...

Let’s Treat Book Releases Like Movie Releases, Merch-Wise

It wasn’t a galaxy far, far away…but it was kind of a worryingly long time ago now. The year was ...

Day of the Dead: Comics Characters from the Sweet Hereafter

Break out your sugar skulls; it’s Día de Muertos! To celebrate the “Day of the Dead,” we here at Panels ...

6 Great Occult Artifacts in Comics

The Ark of the Covenant. The Necronomicon. The Monkey’s Paw. The Holy Grail. Legendary artifacts imbued with the power of ...

The Book World Takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

It's become a pretty commonplace thing to see ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos pop up on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, and/or Twitter. It was only a matter of time before it started showing up in the book world. The first author I saw take the challenge was one Stephen King.

15 Author Pages You Should Like on Facebook

Want more bookishness if your Facebook feed? Check out these wicked awesome author fan pages. 1. Paulo Coelho If you ...

A Diving Bell For History

Back in 2012 – a time that seems, alarmingly, too recent and too long ago, both at the same time ...

Lesser-Known Works by Alan Moore

I probably don’t need to tell you who Alan Moore is, or at least I’d like to think so. Alan ...

In Praise of the Audio Re-Read

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

Ground Rules for Writing Great Kids’ Books

I have two small boys, who are significantly less-small than they were seemingly an instant ago. One is six and ...

15 Books Famous Authors Give Five Stars on Goodreads

I take book recommendations from authors I admire seriously. Dan Simmons turned me on to Daniel Woodrell, and Stephen King ...

In Conversation with Neil Gaiman

While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of ...

A Guide to Neil Gaiman for Kids!

While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of ...

Baby Got Backlist: The Best Books That Didn’t Come Out In 2013

There were certainly some amazing releases in 2013, but there are no rules that say you have to read new ...