Literature

Today in Books rounds up news links from places from other than Book Riot, but we also cover news on the site, so here are the news stories we wrote about last week. Plus: a grab-bag of links that didn’t make into the regular daily sends, but still are worth a click. How Alabama Library
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Here is our daily round-up of what’s going on in the world of books: Publishers Sue Google over Pirate Sites  I was just having a conversation about a recent survey about audiobook consumption that had a pretty startling statistic: 47% of respondents report getting an audiobook through a file-sharing service or YouTube. And that reminded
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The Best of the Literary Internet, Every Day TODAY: In 1917 Gwendolyn Brooks, the first African-American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize, is born.  How do you tackle writer’s block? Leslie Jamison, Rumaan Alam, and more share their strategies. | Lit Hub Craft “Language as something bold and entirely our own, something we can, as
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June 6, 2024, 10:29am It’s been a confusing few days at the Philadelphia Free Library, with their entire Author Events programming staff resigning, before being abruptly fired, all of which set off a string of confusing announcements about future programs. The Author Events program is a celebrated series of events created in 1994 that brings
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This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Costco Plans to Stop Selling Books Year-Round I had heard from a Book Riot reader that they were seeing some weird activity around the books section at their local Costco, so this story about Costco scaling back their
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This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Thrillers continue to be among the most popular books in the world right now. Whether you’re a longtime reader or eager to dip your toes into the genre, an excellent place to turn to are the International Thriller
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