Because sometimes you just have to know whodunit:
We've been spending time with our uplifting book date, ROSIE COLORED GLASSES by Brianna Wolfson. What're you reading this weekend? #ad
"Immigrants, we get the job done."
ICYMI, Jeff and Rebecca discuss #metoo coming to the world of children's publishing, Scribd tries "unlimited" reading, and much more:
What books did you acquire, and what books did you finish this week?
Revenge is a dish best served on the page:
Literary feuds ranked, and more bookish links:
Big love, big emotions, big...other things:
Gift your favorite librarian (or yourself--no one's judging):
On not being pressured by the stacks and lists and various to-be-read shelves:
Sharifah is here with recommendations for the 8th task of the 2018 Read Harder Challenge:
Improve your self-care system with the experts in cozy-making:
Liberty discusses The Bloody Chamber, All Aunt Hagar's Children, The Three Button Trick, and more great older books:
One nice thing about the Deals of the Day is that they are there everyday. They don't get tired. They don't have "other plans." They just show up.
No such thing
These books show how people can feel transported while painting, singing, listening to music, or experiencing art with others:
"The pulp magazine subculture is fading away. Its fans are dying, and I tend to feel genre distinctions are beginning to fade too."
Romance, sci-fi, mystery, or fantasy--there's some kind of Jane Austen genre fiction out there for you:
Learn about Hoover's war on black-owned bookstores, and more Critical Linking:
We're giving away this bundle of Black Panther goodies! Enter here:
Read these with the lights on:
Want to get into audiobooks? Here are our favorite listens for newbies:
What makes you give up on a book?
Space! Dissections of colonialism! We talked with Sloane Leong about Prism Stalker:
You can read these on your lunch break!
Maybe you an judge a book by its cover...
Time for this week's Get Booked, our weekly show for personalized reading recs:
"She is a kind and generous author who understands the child’s point of view and seeks to preserve that."
What's your favorite girl gang comic?
"Whimsical, heartbreaking, uplifting, Rosie Colored Glasses is a novel about the many ways love can find you and transform you, even if it can’t save you."
Need help with the "mystery by a person of color or LGBTQ+ author? We have recs!
Escape from your IRL stress with some fictional stress!
Harry Potter boots, Sherlock wine charms, and more lovely bookish stuff:
The new regulations would require the community to approve any new LGBTQ books before added to the library collection:
Proudly presenting the Deals of the Day:
Excellent horror novels all published in the 2000s!
It was a gift from Eliza Hamilton! That and more in Critical Linking:
"You’ve read entire books without getting up to go to the bathroom."
What's the meaningful read you're afraid to pick up again?
Looking to get into some Zadie Smith titles now that FEEL FREE is out? Try these:
"Better a witty fool than a foolish wit."
An important history lesson:
Punching portals and taking names:
Enter to win 3 books in Sue Fortin's mystery series:
Your favorite author might have the perfect book rec for you:
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