Book News: Magical Secrets at 4 Privet Drive, Haunting Podcasts, Lost Beatrix Potter Found & More!


Oscar Time
The ultimate guide to the Oscars for book lovers.

American Gods Update
The important character of Shadow has been cast for the TV adaptation of the Neil Gaiman bestseller.

Get Your Fear On
Three “pee-your-pants” horror podcasts you won’t want to miss.

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Book News: Rickman’s Literary Roles, African Comic Creators, Book Obsessions & More!


Rickman’s Bookish Roles 
In memory of the great Alan Rickman, here are some of his more “literary” roles.

The X-Files 
With the return of this fantastic show, here are some recommended titles to get you in the “I Want to Believe” mood.

City of Mirrors Trailer 
There’s a cool new book trailer for the conclusion to Justin Cronin’s post-apocalyptic vampire trilogy.

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Book News: 2016 Highlights, del Toro Goes Dark, Book Apps & More!


Book Present Exchange 
Not happy with another boring pair of socks you got for Christmas? How about you exchange it for a book?

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Casting
Casting has been done for the new Harry Potter play and they were some awesome choices.

2016 Best Nonfiction 
Here’s a look at some of the best nonfiction coming out in 2016.

2016 Best Fiction 
And how about some of the fictional highlights for 2016? 

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Book News: Sandman Reader’s Guide, Bowie’s Reading List, Library Finds & More!


Library Surprises
Some interesting things found within the pages of library books, and it’s not words and stories.

Waiting for Winds of Winter
Five recommended fantasy series that have been completed while you wait for the next George R. R. Martin.

2016 Adaptations 
The most anticipated book to movie adaptations coming this year.

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Book News: The Resurgence of Used Bookstores, Spike TV Goes To MARS, Book Riot Makes Lots of Picks & More



Used Bookstores Thrive
Despite the success of Amazon, used bookstores are becoming more prominent and profitable.

Fantastic Beasts 
The trailer is out for the adaptation of J. K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find, which Rowling wrote the screenplay for.

Dinosaur Bookends 
What’s cooler than dinosaurs? How about dinosaur bookends which you can make in five minutes?

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Book News: Top Book Picks From The White House, Atwood Writes Graphic Novel, Potter Play Gets New Cast & More!


Book Gifts 
The ten rules for giving books as gifts for the holidays.

Shoot to Read 
With guns very much in the news these days, here are some recommended reads.

Have Yourself a Merry (Harry Potter) Christmas
If you truly want to turn your tree into one that would be approved by Hogwarts and the Ministry of Magic, here’s your guide. 

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Book News: Gifts for Readers, NYT’s Best of 2015, Bookish Baby Onesies & More!


Bookish Gifts 
The big day is quickly approaching and here are some reasonably priced bookish gifts.

Bookish Onesies 
Some book-related clothing for your little bundle of joy.

Le Petit Prince 
An adaptation to the beloved children’s story will soon be coming to a screen near you, and here’s the first trailer.

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