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i thee wed
9 Incredible Book Quotes to Include in Your Next Wedding Toast
The chances you will at some point in your life be called on to make a wedding toast—or, perhaps, will decide all on your own to drunkenly stand up and...
The Narnia Effect: Secret Religious Themes in Novels
By now just about everyone knows C.S. Lewis’s The Chronicles of Narnia has a lot of Christian themes; Lewis himself wasn’t exactly shy about his faith...
Shows Us Middle Earth and Narnia Are Two Sides of the Same Coin
For a reader only casually aware of “fantasy” works, The Chronicles of Narnia and The Lord of the Rings might be lumped together as “Fantasy.” For...
7 Books In Which Technology Goes Horribly Wrong
Anyone who has suffered a computer crash that deletes seven years’ worth of emails, photos, and Word docs knows technology doesn’t always work...
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9 Characters We Resolve to Be More Like in 2015
Considering the sheer quantity of baked goods that has traveled coast to coast this holiday season, it would be easy to peg weight loss or fitness as a New...
5 Sinister Fictional Languages Best Kept That Way
Need an extra shot of realism in your carefully constructed world? Time to invent a language! Authors have been creating fictional languages for decades,...
here there be dragons
The 5 Best Fantasy Maps Ever Drawn
Writers and Nigerian princes trying to move millions of dollars out of their country know one absolute truth: If you present people with enough...
The Magicians Trilogy Will Redefine Your Relationship with Fantasy
Like a lot of kids, there were times in my childhood where I was convinced some grand mistake had been made, and I had been plopped down with the wrong...
5 Fictional Libraries We’d Love to Visit
Hey, we don’t have to tell you that libraries are special. We’re all book lovers here, we know what it’s like to walk into a space full...
the lord of the rings
Concerning Hobbits and New Zealand Vacations
It was misting when I first set eyes on Bag End. But even preoccupied by the mud on my shoes and the lady behind me thwacking my head with the rim of her...
written in the stars
Literary Astrology: Taurus
Taurus: They are strong like bull. I know, because I am one. Born between April 20 and May 20, Tauruses (Tauri?) are known as stubborn, practical,...
game of thrones
5 Characters George R.R. Martin Would Have Loved to Kill Off
You’ve seen the commercials on your television, read the posts on social media, and heard the delighted shrieks of fan boys and girls everywhere: Game of...