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Nico Santos on Pride and Asian representation

We chatted with Nico Santos, star of Crazy Rich Asians and NBC's Superstore about Pride month, Filipino representation in media, and his favourite reads.

Author Interviews

Vivek Shraya on her learning journey through art

We spoke with Vivek Shraya, trans artist, author, musician, filmmaker, and founder of VS. Books about creativity and reinvention.

Author Interviews

Michelle Good is a storyteller who's just getting started

We spoke Michelle Good after she was awarded the 2021 Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Literary Fiction for her debut novel, Five Little Indians.

Author Interviews

Emily Hepditch can't resist a character who doesn't want to be good

After awarding Emily Hepditch the 2021 Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Mystery, we asked her about the books that inspired her to start writing.

Recommended Reading

Some of the best books by Indigenous writers in Canada

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada, a day to recognize and celebrate the cultures of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples.

Kobo Staff Picks

Getting a peek at an all-guy book club’s group chat

We took a peek into a book club of men -- and we got some recommendations for eBooks that will get guys talking.

Celebrate Black Joy with these audiobooks and eBooks

We've put together 15 eBooks and audiobooks that celebrate Black joy and are sure to entertain, inspire, and energize every kind of reader.

Author Interviews

Playwright Brad Fraser tells the story of his off-stage life

Playwright and director Brad Fraser told us about what he's been reading, and how he approached writing and performing his memoir, All the Rage.

Author Interviews

“If you’re not changing your mind, you’re doing something wrong.”

We spoke with Julia Galef, host of the podcast Rationally Speaking, about her new book The Scout Mindset and learned why it's smart to change your mind.

New & Hot Reads

49 new eBooks and audiobooks coming out June 15 - 28

New eBooks and audiobooks out June 15 and 22, including a Hollows by Kim Harrison, help with self-acceptance and compassion, and tips on avoiding cults.

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