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What if These Literary Love Triangles Had Turned Out Differently?
Boy meets girl, girl meets second, equally attractive boy, all hell (or at least some mild confusion) breaks loose. The love triangle is one of the oldest...
6 Bookstore Sections That Should Exist
I remember the first time I noticed the “Teen Paranormal Romance” section while shlepping my haul through the bookstore. It felt as if a new age was...
6 of Our Favorite Redheads in Literature
Only four percent of the global population rocks naturally red hair, but their representation in literature is way higher. After all, endowing a character...
6 More Harry Potter Spinoffs We’d Like to See
Looks like J.K. Rowling just can’t quit us. Thanks to that and Warner Brothers, we’re getting a Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie...
April Fools! 10 of Fiction’s Finest Tricksters
As you read these words, eye blackened from a trick kaleidoscope, you might be tempted to think, “Boy, do I hate April Fools’ Day.” For victims...
12 Book-Based Perfumes We’d Like to Wear
The delightful aroma of paper books aside (and yes, there is a perfume that can make you smell like a new book), don’t you sometimes wish you could...
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21 Signs You are REALLY Into Your Book
While some books are easier to put down than others, every voracious reader occasionally has a moment when they realize, “I am really into the book...
The Best Names in Literature to Give Your Dog
Dogs get a bad intellectual rap. Sure, they’re considered the friendliest of the major pet groups. We love our dogs. But it’s cats who get...
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...
‘s Insomnia Plague, and 10 Other Fictional Maladies that Make Our Skin Crawl
A strange plague is spreading around the world in Kenneth Calhoun’s Black Moon, released earlier this month to rave reviews: insomnia. And while...
The Best Books for Readers in Every
What better way to learn more about a people (or, in Divergent’s case, a faction) than by studying its most cherished books? To that end, we’ve risked...
Our Favorite Fictional Characters in the Friendzone
Nothing’s worse than being put in the friendzone…except, of course, having strangers start walking around wearing T-shirts with “TEAM...