patrick rothfuss

Frak It All: The 5 Types of Swears You Find in Speculative Fiction

Swearing can get weird in speculative fiction. In any other genre, it’s no big deal. Characters either curse or they…

7 years ago

9 Excellent Mustaches in Literature Today

This list is in no particular order, but it's a collection of excellent mustaches in the world of literature. We've…

8 years ago

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read In November

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, and much,…

8 years ago

7 Bookish Things You Missed at San Diego Comic-Con

If, like me, you had to live the San Diego Comic-Con experience vicariously through Twitter and YouTube, here's a quick run-down…

8 years ago

15 Books Famous Authors Give Five Stars on Goodreads

I take book recommendations from authors I admire seriously. Dan Simmons turned me on to Daniel Woodrell, and Stephen King…

9 years ago

Beat the Algorithm, GAME OF THRONES Edition: The Winner Is…

Last week, our very own Rachel took on Amazon's algorithm to recommend a book for Jill, whose last great read…

11 years ago

Beat the Algorithm: GAME OF THRONES Edition

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Book Riot’s “Beat the Algorithm,” pitting bloggers and booksellers against Amazon’s algorithm for recommendation…

11 years ago