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10 Fictional Families We’d Love to Spend the Holidays With

10 Fictional Families We’d Love to Spend the Holidays With

The holidays are about spending time with your family. They’re also about drinking more wine than usual and stuffing your face with stuffing, various types of brittle, and all-of-the-cheese-there-is in a bid to keep you from throttling said family within […]

by × November 25, 2014 ×

FICTIONAL CHARACTERS

My 5 Weirdest Fictional Crushes

My 5 Weirdest Fictional Crushes

You can keep your Darcies, your Rochesters, your Wentworths (okay, okay, save one Wentworth for me). Because the best fictional crushes are the weird ones, the ones that require you to read between the lines, to infer sexual charisma from […]

by × July 22, 2014 ×

HA!

What if These Classic Literary Characters Were on Facebook?

What if These Classic Literary Characters Were on Facebook?

Love it or hate it, Facebook, in its addictive glory, is a force so captivating it causes many of us to forego life’s responsibilities in favor of reading and posting status updates. And while there are those who take the […]

by × July 17, 2014 ×

HA!

10 Characters Who Ended Up With The Wrong People

10 Characters Who Ended Up With The Wrong People

Very often we turn to books for the satisfaction of a love story well told. If it’s done right, we get all swoony, clutch the tomes to our winsome bosoms (or winsome pectorals, as the case may be), and sigh […]

by × July 14, 2014 ×

BOOK COVERS

4 Misleading Book Covers

4 Misleading Book Covers

by × March 10, 2014 ×

MAIN CHARACTERS WHO DIE

11 Books in Which the Main Character Dies (This Post Is Less Spoiler-y Than You Think)

11 Books in Which the Main Character Dies (This Post Is Less Spoiler-y Than You Think)

Maybe you were one of those twisted souls who desperately hoped Hagrid was indeed carrying Harry “The Boy Who Lived” Potter’s corpse at Voldemort’s behest. Or maybe you were one of the few who merrily accepted the end of a certain […]

by × March 7, 2014 ×

CHARACTERS WE LOVE

7 Supporting Characters Who Outshine The Leads

7 Supporting Characters Who Outshine The Leads

We’re all guilty of falling head-over-heels in love with the main characters of our favorite stories. That’s why the Oscars save the leading roles for last, maxing out the anticipatory fervor of impatient viewers. But isn’t it surprising how often […]

by × December 10, 2013 ×

REVIEWS

A Valentine to Young Love and 80s Movies

A Valentine to Young Love and 80s Movies

It’s no surprise that Rainbow Rowell chose the 1980s as the setting for Eleanor & Park, her first YA novel. After all, the 1980s were arguably the Golden Age of the teen movie (see The Breakfast Club, Pretty in Pink, […]

by × April 17, 2013 ×

5 CLASSICS I'VE NEVER READ

Romeo & Juliet, A Tale of Two Cities…and More!

Romeo & Juliet, A Tale of Two Cities…and More!

Ever since I was the dorky little girl who spent more time with Nancy Drew than with some family members, I’ve worn my bookworm ways as a badge of pride. But even though I had a New York City library […]

by × April 16, 2013 ×