The Library of Babel by Jorge Luis Borges
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The Library of Babel by Jorge Luis Borges

The Library of Babel by Jorge Luis Borges Opens with a quote from the anatomy of Melancholy part 2 section 2 MEM 4 “By this art you may contemplate the variation of the 23 letters…” The Library of Babel, The […]

Read Harder Challenge: Read a Book of Social Science
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Read Harder Challenge: Read a Book of Social Science

Hi everybody. I’m Maria Cristina, one of the contributing editors at book riot, and this is a read harder 2018 recommendation video, brought to you by the good people over at Libby, the one tap reading app from overdrive. I […]

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Fiction Book Genres – What Is Science Fiction

Genre. Now that’s a fun word to say. Genre. Do you know what a genre is? A genre is a category. When you like movies, you don’t always like every kind — or every genre — of movie. You might […]

What it’s Really Like Working at a Used Bookstore
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What it’s Really Like Working at a Used Bookstore

My name is danica. I’m a contributing editor at book riot and today I wanted to talk about what it’s really like to work in a used bookstore. Before I started to pursue teaching, I worked in bookstores for about […]