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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day: May 26, 2022

Today's Featured Deals In Case You Missed Yesterday's Most Popular Deals Previous Daily Deals The Recovering by Leslie Jamison for $2.99 Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn for $2.99 I Know What You Did Last Summer by Lois Duncan for $1.99 Taft by Ann Patchett for $1.99 The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins for $1.99 The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman for $2.99 Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler for $1.99 The Unbroken by CL Clark for $4.99 D'Vaughn and Kris Plan a Wedding by Chencia C. Higgins  for $1.99 Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang for $2.99 The Taste of...

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High School Activist Given PEN Award for Organizing Protests Against “Don’t Say Gay” Bill

A Florida high school activist has been given a PEN award for organizing protests against the “Don’t Say Gay” Bill. The PEN/Berenson award was presented to Jack Petocz at the annual PEN America Literary Gala on May 23rd for “exceptional acts of courage in the exercise of freedom of expression.” The award recognizes his efforts in organizing a statewide student walkout earlier this year to protest HB 1557, the bill that’s become known as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. The bill prohibits discussing anything relating to gender identity and sexual orientation from kindergarten to third grade within schools. The walkout...

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day: May 24, 2022

Today's Featured Deals In Case You Missed Yesterday's Most Popular Deals Previous Daily Deals Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert for $1.99 The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree by Shokoofeh Azar for $2.99 Under The Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta for $1.99 The Last Nomad by Shugri Said Salh for $2.99 An American Marriage by Tayari Jones for $2.99 Squire by Nadia Shammas and Sara Alfageeh for $2.99 The Temple House Vanishing by Rachel Donohue for $1.99 A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro for $1.99 Blackfish City by Sam J. Miller for $1.99 What We Were Promised...

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Here Are the Winners of the 57th Annual Nebula Awards

The 57th Annual Nebula Awards were announced in a virtual ceremony hosted by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) this past Saturday. The awards have been granted to “outstanding novel, novella, novelette, and short stories” voted on by SFWA members since 1965. This year’s ceremony was hosted by Connie Willis and Neil Gaiman and awarded authors of speculative fiction released in 2021. Many former and current SFWA board members joined the ceremony virtually, including Amal El-Mohtar, Martha Wells, DaVaun Saunders, C.L. Polk, John Scalzi, and more. Here are the winners: NEBULA AWARD FOR NOVEL A Master of...

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for May 22, 2022

Today's Featured Deals In Case You Missed Yesterday's Most Popular Deals Previous Daily Deals A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro for $1.99 Blackfish City by Sam J. Miller for $1.99 What We Were Promised by Lucy Tan for $2.99 Admissions: A Memoir of Surviving Boarding School by Kendra James for $3.99 The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska for $1.99 Walls by L.M. Elliott for $1.99 The Circle by Dave Eggers for $1.99 Could You Survive Midsomer? by Simon Brew for $1.99 Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters by Jane Austen and Ben H. Winters for $1.99 Real Men Knit...

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for May 21, 2022

Today's Featured Deals In Case You Missed Yesterday's Most Popular Deals Previous Daily Deals Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters by Jane Austen and Ben H. Winters for $1.99 Real Men Knit by Kwana Jackson for $2.99 The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty for $2.99 Almost American Girl by Robin Ha for $1.99 Burro Genius by Victor Villaseñor for $1.99 The City of Mist by Carlos Ruiz Zafón for $1.99 Seasonal Work by Laura Lippman for $1.99 I Came All This Way to Meet You by Jami Attenberg for $2.99 The Matter of Black Lives by Jelani Cobb and David...

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New Freckle Survey Shows Where Americans Get Their Books

The Freckle Report has released its half-year check-in survey on the book sourcing habits of adults in the United States with support from EveryLibrary Institute, a nonprofit organization that supports public libraries. The Freckle Report is a survey and review of consumer reading habits that gets updated regularly, and for its April 2022 survey, it asked 667 adults in the United States the question “Where did you get that book?” The answers provide insight into the constantly shifting landscape of print, ebooks, and audiobooks usage in the U.S. The survey also makes it clear how instrumental libraries are in providing...

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for May 19, 2022

Today's Featured Deals In Case You Missed Yesterday's Most Popular Deals Previous Daily Deals The Wrinkle in Time Quartet by Madeleine L'Engle for $2.99 A Beginning at the End by Mike Chen for $1.99 The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy for $2.99 Blood Scion by Deborah Falaye for $2.99 Shipped by Angie Hockman for $1.99 The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen for $1.99 Lakewood by Megan Giddings for $1.99 Love, Hate and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed for $1.99 Build Your House Around My Body by Violet Kupersmith for $2.99 Monsoon Mansion by Cinelle Barnes for $1.99 The Dark...

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These Are the States That Love Reading the Most

Typing.com, a site that provides free online typing courses and educational tools for people worldwide, has conducted a study to find the U.S. states that love reading the most. To determine this, researchers calculated each state’s “Reading Interest Score.” This score came from a few factors, including the number of libraries and library visits per capita, the number of bookstores, and the number of Google searches for Kindles. After results were analyzed, Vermont was found to love reading the most, with a Reading Interest Score of 37.24. The state boasts the most libraries available per 3,819 people and the second-highest...

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day: May 17, 2022

ZandoToday’s edition of Daily Deals is sponsored by Zando. Today's Featured Deals In Case You Missed Yesterday's Most Popular Deals Previous Daily Deals Build Your House Around My Body by Violet Kupersmith for $2.99 Monsoon Mansion by Cinelle Barnes for $1.99 The Dark by Emma Haughton for $0.99 The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee for $2.99 The Faithful Place by Tana French for $1.99 Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan for $1.99 Evil Under the Sun by Agatha Christie for r$1.99 The Chemist by Stephenie Meyer for $4.99 Three Girls from Bronzeville by Dawn Turner Trice for...

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