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Quiz: Which Shakespearean Character Are You?
2016 marks 400 years since the death of the world’s most famous playwright, William Shakespeare. Shakespeare’s 1623 First Folio, the book that...
: Dispatches From the End of the World
Just when you thought you’d tired of postapocalyptic fiction, someone comes along and dazzles you with an intimate portrait of life after the end of...
9 Lesser-Known Baby Names from Classic Books
It may come as no surprise that “Katniss” was a hugely popular baby name in 2013. Great characters in literature often inspire enormous admiration from...
The 7 Best Graphic Adaptations of Classic Literature
After stalking the bargain shelves at Barnes & Noble, I bought A Tale of Two Cities. I like the beginning of Tale (“It was the best of times, it...
5 Classics I’ve Never Read
1984 called… and reminded me that I still haven’t read it! What can I say? Once I graduated from school, I unleashed the chains of reading...