Adrian Liang
Adrian Liang
Adrian is an East Coast transplant to the gorgeous Northwest. One of the fortunate few who has parlayed her English degree into a paying gig, Adrian has been working in the book world for more than twenty years, which makes her feel both a tiny bit old and very, very lucky.

Recent posts by Adrian

Helping kids find their next favorite book

Goodreads teams up with three charities to spotlight books that kids need before, at, or after school. We highlight a half-dozen surefire kid-pleasers.

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The 2019 Hugo Award winners for the best in science fiction

Congratulations to the winners of the Hugo Awards!

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A year in the life of 'Crawdads'

How Delia Owens' Where the Crawdads Sing set an Amazon Charts record.

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Fighting fires both on and off the job

When a female firefighter from Austin joins an all-male fire station outside Boston, more than one life is upended in Katherine Center's funny, spot-on, and sometimes bittersweet Things You Save in a Fire.

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The best romances of August

Highlanders, dating apps, and a menagerie in Regency London are among our favorite romances of August.

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Best science fiction and fantasy of August

Dragons, djinn, and dangerous AI live among the pages of our favorite new sci-fi and fantasy reads of the month.

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Chuck Wendig’s “Wanderers” explores those who wander and those who protect them

While a single sleepwalker can be unsettling, Wendig's newest novel speculates on how the country would react to more than a hundred of them, all inexorably walking toward the same unknown destination.

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Seven series to start in Kindle Unlimited

From J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy masterpiece to a cold case suddenly gone hot, these seven books now available in Kindle Unlimited will start readers on epic fictional journeys.

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The 2019 RITA Award winners for the best in romance

The Romance Writers of America name the best romances published in 2018.

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Evan Winter's favorite reads

The Rage of Dragons author and lifelong fantasy reader Evan Winter tells us which books changed his life.

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Silvia Moreno-Garcia on Mayan death gods and meteorites

Silvia Moreno-Garcia talks about Mayan mythology, the Jazz Age in Mexico, her childhood disappointment in The Baby-Sitters Club books, and how a 65-million-year-old meteor impact sparked Gods of Jade and Shadow .

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2019 Will Eisner Award winners for the best in comics

In beautiful San Diego, the Will Eisner Awards were granted to the best comics and graphic novels published in 2018. See who won.

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False fears, false foes: George Takei on “They Called Us Enemy”

George Takei shares moments from his childhood years in an internment camp for Japanese Americans and asks what we've learned since.

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Cheers to a new romantic comedy from Jasmine Guillory

An enemies-to-lovers story sparkles in Jasmine Guillory's latest rom-com, The Wedding Party.

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Marko Kloos' recent reads

Aftershocks author Marko Kloos shares what he's been reading in between an onslaught of deadlines.

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