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Poetry Is More Popular Than Ever, New NEA Research Shows

New NEA research shows that poetry readership is the highest on record, with 28 million adults reading. In some demographics, poetry readers have doubled.

We Love How Healthy Reading Can Be

So does reading really make us healthy or do we just love to look for ways it does? Perhaps it's a bit of both.

On Research: What it Takes to Research a Story

Gene Luen Yang stops by Book Riot Comics to discuss what it takes when he researches a story for his comics.

What I Learned from Reading Chick Lit for Research

What an academic learned about chick lit while reading it for research.

Not My Wheelhouse: The Unexpected Places Research Takes Us

We all have our reading wheelhouses, those books that just feel cozy and right.  For me, they’re usually lyrical and quiet books like brown ...