Writers No One Reads
Highlighting forgotten, neglected, abandoned, forsaken, unrecognized, unacknowledged, overshadowed, out-of-fashion, under-translated writers.
McNally Jackson Bookmongers
Bookmongery miscellany from Sam at McNally Jackson, an independent bookstore in New York City.
New York, NY
Slaughterhouse 90210
Kurt Vonnegut, meet Brenda Walsh. This blog pairs images from TV shows with literary quotes, blending high & low culture to hilarious effect.
Brooklyn, NY
The Rumblr
The Rumblr is The Rumpus on Tumblr. We care about good writing. (And good gifs.)
Googly Eye Books
A blog combining two of mankind's greatest achievements: literature and googly eyes.
W. W. Norton & Company
Independent Publishers Since 1923. Remix rights to the Western Canon reserved.
New York, NY
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
A nonprofit NYC bookstore, cafe, and event space where all proceeds fight AIDS. We have coffee, wine, beer, free wi-fi, and a blog about books.
Librarian Wardrobe
Not always buns and sensible shoes, librarians have different styles. Check it out here or submit your own.
USA
WORD
A neighborhood independent bookstore in glorious Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Brooklyn, NY
NPR Books
NPR's Books team highlights all things lit-ish, from anniversaries and interviews to the latest news stories -- plus anything that makes us laugh.
Washington, DC
thelifeguardlibrarian
A twenty-something life in librarianship and literature. With the occasional road trip.
Chicago, IL
Library Advocates
The American Library Association's Washington Office tumblr. Fun + federal policies that affect libraries.
Washington, DC
The Final Sentence.
An ever-growing compilation of final sentences from all literary works, if we could find them all, that ever existed.
Last Night's Reading
Drawings and quotes from readings in New York City.
New York, NY
37 E 7TH ST – Princeton Architectural Press
We publish fine books on architecture, design, landscape, photography, and visual culture.
New York, NY
Common Good Books
Live Local, Read Large
St Paul, MN
Book and Beer
What book are you reading? What beer are you drinking? Put them together in a photo.
Lazy Self-Indulgent Book Reviews
50% books, 50% progressive rabble-rousing, TV, and pregnancy crap.
Powell's Books
Sustenance for booklovers from the legendary independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon.
Portland, Oregon
Penguin Teen
The official Tumblr of Penguin Teen. We blog about great books for the young and the young at heart, with special emphasis on young adult.
New York, NY
BookStorey
Stories about antique, rare and collectable books.
Scotland
work doodles
cardboard, crayon, and chalk
Los Angeles, CA
Back Catalogue
Blog of design studio Catalogue, showcasing the studios favourite books, zines, publications and graphic design from around the world.
Leeds, UK
Go Book Yourself
Book recommendations by humans, because algorithms are so 1984.
London, United Kingdom
PEN America
A community of writers protecting free expression through advocacy, literature, live events, grants & awards, and an annual literary festival.
New York City
Maud Newton
Writer, reader, and critic. The whole world is a story.
Brooklyn, NY
Rachel Fershleiser
Official Certified Tumblr Staff Book Nerd. Also co-creator of Six-Word Memoirs and blogger of food, feminism, politics, and the great canceled TV shows.
New York, NY
Scribner Books
Founded in 1846, the house of Hemingway and Fitzgerald, not to mention many more wonderful writers. We like to read.
New York, NY
Electric Literature's Recommended Reading
Publishing one extraordinary story a week, each chosen by top writers and editors.
Brooklyn, NY
That Lit Site
Author quotes and literature news delivered on a daily basis.
Worldwide
Akashic Books
A Brooklyn-based independent publishing company dedicated to reverse-gentrification of the literary world.
Brooklyn, NY
Oxford Academic (OUP)
Oxford University Press’s academic insights for the thinking world combine authority, innovation, and excellence. From Oxford and New York.
The Millions
The official Tumblr feed for The Millions, the online magazine offering coverage on books, arts, and culture.
Strand Books
Odds and ends from New York's beloved bookstore.
New York, NY
A Different Stripe
Notes from NYRB Classics, a line of rediscovered works of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, edited "rigorously by whim."
New York, NY
Special Collections & Archives, University of Iowa
Gorgeous historic books, science fiction, maps, miniature books, and more - and we make gifs!
Iowa City, IA
Figment
Figment is a writing and reading community that's more popular than the Hunger Games. Just as popular as the Hunger Games. Fine, Hunger Games. You win this round.
Tin House
"Tin House magazine is a port in the storm for people who love language. --Karen Russell
Porltand, OR / Brooklyn, NY
UNABRIDGED BOOKSTORE
A fiercely independent bookstore in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago.
Chicago, IL
Book Mania!
Book Mania is an inspirational blog celebrating the amazing power of reading.
Manila, Philippines
NYPL Wire – The New York Public Library
We're The New York Public Library. We inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, & strengthen communities.
New York, NY
Better Book Titles presents "How Not to Read: Harnessing The Power of a Literature-Free Life"
Hate books? Dan Wilbur will tell you why you're right.
Brooklyn, NY
Library Journal
Library Journal was founded in 1876 by Melvil Dewey (of the Dewey Decimal system). Now we are on Tumblr. It's…pretty amazing.
Los Angeles Review of Books
A new daily book review website, currently in preview mode, launching in full later this year.
Los Angeles, CA
Bookavore
Reader, librarian, writer, bookseller (in that order). Plus basketball and cats but not at the same time.
Dictionopolis
Historical Society of Pennsylvania Digital Library
Content from the Digital Center for Americana's collections, featuring photographs, artwork, maps, manuscripts, and more.
Philadelphia, PA
ABRAMS
The Art of Books Since 1949: Photography, Art, Fashion, Comics, Cooking, Craft, YA, Kids Books and More.
New York, NY
Chronicle Books
See Things Differently. The official Tumblr of Chronicle Books, an independent publisher inspired by the enduring magic of books.
San Francisco, CA