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9 Incredible Book Quotes to Include in Your Next Wedding Toast

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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

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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...
9 Books to Buy Your Secret Santa

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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 If You Liked As You Wish, Yes Please, The Peripheral, The Book of Strange New Things, or The Secret History of Wonder Woman

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What to Read Next If You Liked As You Wish, Yes Please, The Peripheral, The Book of Strange New Things, or 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...
5 Facts About The Princess Bride We Learned From As You Wish

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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...
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle Cures 5 Fictional Villains

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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....

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Bust-a-Gut-Books for Middle-Grade Readers

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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...
43 Great Quotes From Literature We Forgot to Mention

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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...

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Recommended Reading for Your Favorite Game of Thrones Characters

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Recommended Reading for Your Favorite Game of Thrones Characters

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...

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All Hail Fiction’s Most Memorable Royalty

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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

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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...

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We Revised 20 Classic Novels so the Kids Can Relate

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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...

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