Posted on 02/23/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re so accustomed to calling ourselves bookworms that we never put much thought into the etymology of the word. Thankfully,...

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Posted on 02/12/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Utah school district has suspended its Diversity Equity Council and a book-bundle program that the council oversaw … over...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 08/31/2020 at 09:09 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Facebook commenter asked on one of our posts how one could clear out their old books, with so many...

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Posted on 06/16/2020 at 04:45 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’ve read reviews of any product online, you’ve probably seen at least one single-star review in which the writer...

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Posted on 10/24/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We still have an entire weekend before Halloween, so there’s plenty of time to pull together (or locate) a clever...

Posted on 06/07/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

LGBTQ Pride Month is well under way, and if you’d prefer to celebrate it by reading rather than attending a...

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Posted on 05/22/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you know a young reader obsessed with cleaning — or one who needs some serious motivation to do so...

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Posted on 04/18/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The most surprising comment from the man who curates virtual bookshelves for San Antonio's BiblioTech Digital Public Library? That he...

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Tagged As: BookRiot, Libraries

Posted on 04/04/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Advocates of prison-reading programs notched a win when the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections reversed its ban on book donations last...

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Tagged As: BookRiot, Charity

Posted on 03/13/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Netflix has added a big title to its list of literary adaptations in the works: All The Light We Cannot...

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Tagged As: BookRiot, TV adaptation