BOOK RIOT Book Recommendations and Reviews

    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    J.K. Rowling returns with her fourth pseudonymous mystery, putting Cormoran Strike and his now–partner in detecting, Robin Ellacott, in the middle of a scheme involving blackmail, murder, and the House of Commons. Fans have had to wait three years for the latest Galbraith (Career of Evil, […]

    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    A shoutout to heroes of nonviolent protest, from Sam Adams to the Parkland students. Kicking off a proud tradition, “Samuel threw a tea party.” In the same vein, “Harriet led the way,” “Susan cast her vote,” “Rosa kept her seat,” “Ruby went to […]

    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    An unnerving series of portraits capturing the possible lives of a woman whose remains were discovered near a Montreal hospital in 2001. When a skeleton was found in the woods surrounding the crumbling, old-fashioned Royal Victoria Hospital, it sparked a national fascination with its identity. Yet […]