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CAUTIONARY TALES

YA Books That Will Make You Swear Off Social Media Forever

YA Books That Will Make You Swear Off Social Media Forever

We all  have that one crazy relative who swears—swears—that Facebook is all just some plot by the government to control your life or some other elaborate, looping scheme you can’t quite make sense of. And we’ve all briefly skimmed totally read […]

by × October 14, 2014 ×

CAUTIONARY TALES

Sweetness #9 and 6 More Sharp Modern Satires

Sweetness #9 and 6 More Sharp Modern Satires

If I checked my email right now, I’d wager there are better than 50/50 odds that there’s an email forward in there from my dad warning me that continuing to consume tdiet soda will slowly turn my spinal fluid into […]

by × August 4, 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 ×

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If MORE Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

If MORE Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

We know, we know.  The sequel is never as good as the original, but ya’ll loved the first post so much, we just had to imagine what some other favorite fictional characters would write on their online dating profiles. Check out […]

by × July 14, 2014 ×

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Kickstart This: 8 Crowd-Funding Projects By Fictional Characters

Kickstart This: 8 Crowd-Funding Projects By Fictional Characters

This week, it was once again demonstrated that irony is not lost on the internet, when more than 5,000 people donated more than $45,000 to a Kickstarter campaign for potato salad. A single serving of potato salad. (“Risks and Challenges: […]

by × July 11, 2014 ×

READING LISTS

7 Books that Belong on Your Social Media–Obsessed Friend’s Shelf

7 Books that Belong on Your Social Media–Obsessed Friend’s Shelf

We all have that friend who is all over the place every time we log on. Whether it’s a picture of their iced coffee or neighbor’s welcome mat or a pigeon, you see what they see. ALL. DAY. LONG. If […]

by × July 7, 2014 ×

AUTHORS

9 Best Author Tweets of the Week

9 Best Author Tweets of the Week

Just because you’re an author of a real, actual book doesn’t mean you can automatically write a great tweet. But these writers can do both! Below, some great author tweets of the week: Oh man, I just fell asleep like you fall […]

by × June 30, 2014 ×

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A Response to J.K. Rowling’s Brilliant Evil Rewrite of the Harry Potter Series

A Response to J.K. Rowling’s Brilliant Evil Rewrite of the Harry Potter Series

J.K. Rowling’s hilarious, perfect response to a reader’s heartfelt wish for a look at Harry Potter through Draco Malfoy’s eyes is currently sweeping the nation. @diddy_marie_ It would look a lot like this. pic.twitter.com/wPnCh0LPxP — J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) June 9, […]

by × June 25, 2014 ×

BOOK NERDS

24 of Our Favorite #HungryBooks Tweets

24 of Our Favorite #HungryBooks Tweets

Last Friday we asked our Twitter friends and followers to play the #HungryBooks game with us, coming up with cleverly revised book titles that included hilarious—and delicious—references to food.   Let’s play #HungryBooks! We’ll start: The Seitanic Verses — Barnes […]

by × May 19, 2014 ×