At the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas, BuzzFeed asked professionals in the adult industry what their favorite book is to prove, once and for all, that you can’t judge a book by its cover.
“There’s so much more to a book than just the reading.”
“And all the colors I am inside have not been invented yet.”
Your literary world is about to be rocked. Deal with it.
“I’m gonna lose 10 pounds…then gain 20…”
“My affections and wishes are unchanged, but one word from you will silence me on this subject for ever.” —Jane Austen, Pride & Prejudice
It was the best of Yik Yak, it was the worst of Yik Yak.
“At the still point, there the dance is.” —T. S. Eliot
“The strains of the piano and violin rose up weakly from below.” — The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera
Because the magic of Hogwarts never goes away.
Frank Underwood’s bedtime stories.
Are you a wiz at this quiz?
It was love at first swipe.
This year, give thanks for Gillian Flynn.
India is amongst the largest and most diverse countries in the world – here are a few authors who have made the most riveting attempts at the impossible task of capturing it.
For the next time someone tells you they only like books by dudes. No excuses!
Students and celebrity authors alike shared their answers at today’s “Great Book Giveaway”.
“After nourishment, shelter, and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” —Philip Pullman
All via the excellent Bad Sex in Fiction awards, organised by the Literary Review. No naughty images, but contains very NSFW language, as you’d expect.
My boyfriend and I were going nowhere, so I did what any self-proclaimed gay academic would do: I re-read Roland Barthes.
“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” —Lemony Snicket
Sorry babe, I gotta Ishbail.
As written by John Keats (and as portrayed by Ben Wishaw). Happy 219th birthday, John!
Forget pick-up lines. Give your crush a book.
I’ve got 42 problems but the meaning to life, the universe and everything ain’t one. BuzzFeed News got in touch with the rapping star to find out more behind the video.
I don’t care what’s written about me, so long as it isn’t true.