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20 Weird and Wonderful Similes from THE WIND-UP BIRD CHRONICLE

Spring arrived this month, literally and figuratively — the snow here in the UK has melted and I’ve revisited a ...

Book Fetish: Volume 266

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

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

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

5 Books for Baz Luhrmann’s Next Adaptation

Baz Luhrmann is the man who brought aquarium cute-meets and methamphetamines (not to mention a plus sign!!) to Romeo and ...

Reading Pathways: Haruki Murakami

Reading Pathways is a regular Book Riot feature in which we suggest a three-book reading sequence for becoming acquainted with certain ...

This Is Gonna Be Big, I Can Tell: The Review Haiku

I’m going to step out on a limb here and assume you’ve had the experience of reading a dull book ...