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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...
Our Favorite Kissing (and Almost-Kissing) Scenes In Literary History
To melt your cold, February-bitten heart this almost-Valentine’s day, we present our favorite kissing scenes in literature—and a couple scenes so...
how to win at gifting
9 Books to Buy Your Secret Santa
Because the holidays weren’t difficult enough, man invented the Secret Santa exchange, that age-old pastime in which you must procure gifts for good...
what to read next
What to Read Next If You Liked
As You Wish, Yes Please, The Peripheral, The Book of Strange New Things
The Secret History of Wonder Woman
Every fan of The Princess Bride is sure to fall in “twue wuv” with As You Wish, a loving memoir of the making of one of the most universally...
behind the scenes
5 Facts About
The Princess Bride
We Learned From
As You Wish
If there is a universal cultural touchstone in this fractured world, it is, perhaps, The Princess Bride. Between the ever-quotable Rob Reiner movie and...
children's books revisited
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle Cures 5 Fictional Villains
While writing this post, I stopped by my local Barnes & Noble to revisit the Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle books. When I asked the sales assistant where the Mrs....
middle grade books
Bust-a-Gut-Books for Middle-Grade Readers
Summertime should be filled with water-balloon fights, sleepovers, piles of books, and squeals of laughter. So we’ve rounded up some books sure to make...
quotes we love
43 Great Quotes From Literature We Forgot to Mention
Last week we collected 10 of our favorite lines in literature, but it appears we have forgotten some. Embarrassing! To those of you who weighed in on your...
game of thrones
Recommended Reading for Your Favorite
Game of Thrones
George is back, back again. George is back, tell a friend. That’s right, friends, winter is coming. Well, O.K., winter’s actually on its way...
bend the knee
All Hail Fiction’s Most Memorable Royalty
Well, we’ll never be royals, but for the record, Lorde, that luxe would totally be for me if you happened to find it lying around somewhere....
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...
We Revised 20 Classic Novels so the Kids Can Relate
Things are different today than they were in the olden days, because that’s how time works. But just imagine for a sec if some of our beloved classics...