News and Interviews
NEWS Apr 20
I don't know about everyone else, but this site has made me slightly manic to read more. I'll take a look at the most popular books on the site and suddenly think, "Hey wait! I've never read... Read more
NEWS Apr 18
This is sort of a funny post, but I thought single women out there might want to check out Mitford's Noblesse Oblige since news stories all over the world intimate that poor (or lucky) Kate... Read more
NEWS Apr 15
Like many, I was sad to hear that Kurt Vonnegut died. I'm not a connoisseur of his books, but the few I've read I enjoyed very much. I was also drawn to this quote from the LA Times. "He was... Read more
NEWS Apr 12
Someone just pointed out that today is Happy Drop Everything and Read day (DEAR)! As the official website says, "National D.E.A.R. Day is a special reading celebration to remind and encourage... Read more
NEWS Mar 27
Announcing a huge new feature today: Goodreads writing. You can now post your own written work: stories, poetry, essays, fictional accounts of Harry Potter - whatever you feel like expressing! We... Read more
NEWS Mar 19
Trendy New York based did a very nice piece on Goodreads last week. They interviewed me over email, and put down pretty much exactly what I wrote! Check it out here. Read more
NEWS Mar 18
Now you can tell your friends exactly what you think of them, or their books. Just navigate to your friends profile page, scroll down to the 'friend comments' section, then add a comment! Things... Read more
NEWS Mar 05
Due to popular demand, and to the influx of (very welcome) users worldwide, we have made all the browse lists under 'meet people' show people only from your country by default. If you want to see... Read more
NEWS Feb 28
According to an article launched on Reuters yesterday, US book publishers Random House and HarperCollins are letting users browse more than 5,000 titles online. They even made a widget!! You can... Read more
NEWS Feb 28
One of my favorite bloggers, Joel On Software, recently wrote a great post called Seven steps to remarkable customer service. If you run a website you should definitely read it. But the gist of it... Read more