Thoughtful discussions with Diana Evans, mostly on books by diverse authors, such as Judith Guest’s “Ordinary People.”
BookTube hall-of-famer Christine Riccio, who has more than 400,000 subscribers, posts a couple of chatty, amusing videos each week – including reviews, book-tailored yoga poses and a newbie’s guide to fantasy and sci-fi.
Six seasons of hilarious summaries of the classics in gangster-speak, paired with thoughtful analysis.
Popular authors – Taffy Brodesser-Akner, Amber Tamblyn – share what they’re reading; plus six monthly recommendations around a theme, such as foodie books, and
20-minute “book club discussion” chats.
Charming U.K. reader Simon Savidge delves into literary fiction; look for cameos by authors, other BookTubers and his endearing “mum.”
Vlogger and author brothers Hank and John Green teach a variety of topics, including a terrific series on literature: fun, classroom-ready lessons on “Pride and Prejudice,” “The Great Gatsby” and dozens of other titles.
Reviews and recommendations from a 10-year-old “dapper dude” – a prolific reader who’s interested in both kid lit and more advanced titles.
This YA-centric community shares weekly “book nerd problem” videos, plus author interviews, book trailers and suggestions for culturally diverse contemporary YA books.
— Angela Haupt
Angela Haupt is a freelance writer and full-time health editor in the District.