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FANDOM

7 Ways to Mess With a Literary Superfan

7 Ways to Mess With a Literary Superfan

We book nerds are a hardy breed. We live for midnight release parties, high-intensity book club meetings, and needing a small wheelbarrow to dig ourselves out after a weekend of speed reading. We stayed up for 72 hours reading A […]

by × March 27, 2014 ×

FANDOM

7 Signs You’re Suffering From Book Series Withdrawal

7 Signs You’re Suffering From Book Series Withdrawal

It’s amazing how easy it is to fall completely in love with a series of books. Ask me about the time I tripped and fell into a hole called The Mortal Instruments series. I swear I don’t deliberately seek out books […]

by × January 21, 2014 ×

GEEKING OUT

How (Not) to Tick off a Literary Superfan

How (Not) to Tick off a Literary Superfan

Geeks are my people. Book geeks, mostly—spastic, obsessive, all-in types. Literary superfans know everything (about their chosen reads), and it’s an honor to geek at their feet. If you don’t have any superfan friends, pencil in making some as a […]

by × January 14, 2014 ×

FANGIRLING

The Best Time I Wrote an Author a Fan Letter

The Best Time I Wrote an Author a Fan Letter

Sometimes a one-sided conversation with a book just isn’t enough. Here are a few tales of epistolary encounters (or not) with our literary idols: When I was 14, a children’s librarian recommended my dad pass along a copy of Francesca […]

by × December 16, 2013 ×