#recommendations

10 Unconventional Travel Writing Books

From a fictional feminist INTO THE WILD to a book about the history of time travel, these unconventional books about travel take the trope to new places.

Books for the Pop Culture Fanatic in Your Life

Do you have a loved one who is fanatical about pop culture and loves reading? The holidays are a-comin’, and ...

5 Suggestions for Book Festivals (Inspired by the FOLD Festival)

This spring I was able to attend the Festival of Literary Diversity (aka the FOLD Festival) in Brampton, Ontario. Established ...

30 Books from the Beginning of 2017 That Deserve Another Look

A list of 30 great books that came out in January, February, and March of this year that deserve a signal boost.

5 Unique Thrillers to Keep An Eye Out For

In the mood for mysteries/thrillers as the weather is turning? Swapna has some suggestions.

Listen Up: Books We Recommend on Audio Instead of Print

In case you’re playing the which-version-to-get game, Rioters recommend the audiobooks for these books.

10 Wonderful People to Follow On Litsy

New to the bookish app Litsy? Get started by following these ten folks.

4 Webcomics For Your Inner Fantasy Lover

This may not be much of a surprise, but I think webcomics are some of the most underutilized gems within ...

Love Lumberjanes? Give These Comics a Try!

Who doesn’t love the hard-core lady-types at Miss Qiunzilla Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s camp? Lumberjanes is one of the most ...

Comics Recommendation Engine: Ready Player One

In the Comics Recommendation Engine, we recommend comics for your favorite books. I didn’t get to experience much of the ...

Read Harder Recommendations: Webcomics

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

8 Book Recommendations That Totally Miss The Point

You know how some book reviews end with the sentence “…so read [novel x] if you like [x, y, and ...

Blurbs: What Are They Good For?

If you need a few lines of effusive praise for your soon-to-be-released novel, don’t go ringing Margaret Atwood’s doorbell (in ...

5 Bookish Merit Badges I’d Be Proud to Pin on My Chest

I was never a scout of any kind, which would be totally fine with me if it weren’t for the ...

What’s On Your Nightstand?: Teeter-Totter

Last week I wrote about the 10 books I read on my summer vacation. I didn’t mention the several dozen ...