Around the Blogosphere
- Siena recommends 10 nonfiction books that read like fiction.
- Doing Dewey reviews Beowulf: A New Translation.
- The NYT explains “How Crying on TikTok Sells Books” (and yes BookTokkers are being paid by publishers).
- Amy lists Greek myths that need more retellings.
- Caro shares 2021 releases by Black authors to be excited for.
- Taylor shares 4 easy ways to support small publishers.
- Liv shares 6 Asian-owned bookstores you can support.
- The Orangutan Librarian shares books about ambition.
- Michael posts about Martha Jones from Doctor Who to celebrate fiction’s fearless females.
- Sammi reviews All the Murmuring Bones by A. G. Slatter.
Highlights at Pages Unbound
- A Classic I Just “Didn’t Get:” Madame Bovary
- Classic Books That Should Get Graphic Novel Adaptations
- Ok, a Negative Review Might Actually Make Me Not Read Your Book (Discussion)
- The Best Sherlock Holmes Mystery for Beginners
- How to Approach Reading a Classic
- The Power of Revisiting the World of Tolkien (Guest Post by Edith-Marie)
- Tolkien Opinions and Habits Survey Results