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5 Published Novels Written by People Too Young to Vote

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5 Published Novels Written by People Too Young to Vote

The difficulty level of writing a novel varies depending on who you ask, and when. On the one hand, you have people who’ve labored for decades to...
Let’s Celebrate the Best Morons in Literature

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Let’s Celebrate the Best Morons in Literature

It’s easy to celebrate smart people—detectives who figure out mysteries just by observing clues, evil geniuses who devise horrific ways of ending...
Essential Books That Almost Never Saw The Light Of Day

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Essential Books That Almost Never Saw The Light Of Day

Until quite recently, Great American Novelist Harper Lee was assumed to be, like Margaret Mitchell, the mother of a literary only child. She was one and...
Celebrate Movember with the 6 Greatest Fictional Mustaches

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Celebrate Movember with the 6 Greatest Fictional Mustaches

Hail the hirsute, usher in the unshaven, and salute the stubble, for the month of mustaches is upon us. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you may...
If Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

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If Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

It seems like all my friends are looking for love online these days. Whether they’re searching for the One or just the One Right Now, they all know that...
10 of Our Favorite Sentences in Literature

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10 of Our Favorite Sentences in Literature

Sometimes when you’re reading a book, a particular sentence will jump out, grab you by the collar, and start beating you about the head. In a good...
The 10 Best Absurdist Books

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The 10 Best Absurdist Books

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11 Books That’ll Make You Glad You’re Single

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11 Books That’ll Make You Glad You’re Single

What kind of single person are you? The kind that stands on a mountaintop, letting out a primal roar of freedom? Or one that stares out a window watching...
The Worst Fictional Characters to Sit Next to On a Plane

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The Worst Fictional Characters to Sit Next to On a Plane

Happy holiday travel season! In celebration of flight delays, pricey cab rides, bags that don’t fit in the overhead bin, and seatmates who insist on...

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