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HAPPY NEW YEAR'S!

Our Favorite Books Set on New Year’s Eve (and Day)

Our Favorite Books Set on New Year’s Eve (and Day)

Humans are a funny lot; we invent a totally random way of keeping track of our existence, then assign special significance to certain days, and proceed to do things like go to war over disagreements on which days are especially significant. […]

by × December 31, 2014 ×

FICTIONAL CHARACTERS

The Worst Fictional Characters to Sit Next to On a Plane

The Worst Fictional Characters to Sit Next to On a Plane

Happy holiday travel season! In celebration of flight delays, pricey cab rides, bags that don’t fit in the overhead bin, and seatmates who insist on eating chili mid-flight, we present our picks for 6 literary seatmates that could make hitchhiking […]

by × December 23, 2013 ×

DEAR DIARY

We Love These 5 Diary Novels

We Love These 5 Diary Novels

Novels written in diary form feel at once intimate and true. They allow narrators to speak freely, often revealing their cruel or hilarious sides, or to investigate self-doubt in what should be private pages. And we’re all voyeurs at heart: […]

by × December 11, 2013 ×

BRIDGET JONES

The 5 Stages Of Grief Over The Death Of Mark Darcy

The 5 Stages Of Grief Over The Death Of Mark Darcy

Earlier this week, we were all gobsmacked by the news that in Helen Fielding’s third Bridget Jones novel, Mad About The Boy, Fielding has killed off Mark Darcy. You were devastated: I mean, why Mark Darcy? Why couldn’t it have been Daniel […]

by × October 3, 2013 ×

BRIDGET JONES

Shocking Twist In Third Bridget Jones Book Ruins Everyone’s Day

Shocking Twist In Third Bridget Jones Book Ruins Everyone’s Day

When an excerpt of Mad About The Boy, Helen Fielding’s third installment in the Bridget Jones series, was released on Sunday, fans were in for a shock. In it, Mark Darcy is dead, and Bridget is a 51-year-old widow with two […]

by × September 30, 2013 ×

FANTASY

7 Fall Books We Can’t Wait to Read

7 Fall Books We Can’t Wait to Read

Can we all agree that fall is the best season? You’ve got your crisp air, you’ve got your favorite sweaters, and most of all, you’ve got your stack of new books to inhale. We polled a few of our writers […]

by × August 5, 2013 ×