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How Many of These 10 Bestselling Novels of All Time Have You Read?

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How Many of These 10 Bestselling Novels of All Time Have You Read?

I don’t have the exact numbers in front of me, but approximately more than eight kajillion books have been published since Gutenberg invented the...
Your Reading List for the Return of The Magicians

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Your Reading List for the Return of The Magicians

It’s official: Lev Grossman’s fantastic book series The Magicians has inspired one of the best adaptations on television. The series based on...
9 Things You Never Knew about The Chronicles of Narnia

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9 Things You Never Knew about The Chronicles of Narnia

If you’ve been alive and more or less aware over the last 60-odd years, you are no doubt familiar with C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia. The...

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The Sad, Strange Histories of Some of the Most Famous Kids in Literature

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The Sad, Strange Histories of Some of the Most Famous Kids in Literature

One thing that seems to unite all of us is an instinctual urge to protect children. Aside from our emotional reaction to the helpless, the small, and the...
6 Writers Who Based Fictional Characters on Other Authors

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6 Writers Who Based Fictional Characters on Other Authors

Writers live and die on the strength of their imaginations, but it isn’t too surprising to discover they often crib a few details—or, occasionally,...
5 Books to Read While You’re Traveling With Kids

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5 Books to Read While You’re Traveling With Kids

What’s better than vacation? Reading while on vacation. But if you’re traveling with a carload of kids, you might not get much time to sink...
4 Ways The Fellowship Shows Us Middle Earth and Narnia Are Two Sides of the Same Coin

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4 Ways The Fellowship 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...
Christian Classics for Easter

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Christian Classics for Easter

Christmas is the holiday that gets all the glory on the American calendar, but for Christians, Easter is really the holiest day of the year. This year,...
Have a Merry Christmas with these Books and Stories Set on Christmas Day

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Have a Merry Christmas with these Books and Stories Set on Christmas Day

As soon as the holidays roll around, everyone starts talking about their favorite Christmas movies and songs. For the most part, I’m all about it. I...
The 8 Grinchiest Characters in Literature

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The 8 Grinchiest Characters in Literature

The holidays usually bring out the best in people, but every so often you witness the worst. That woman who had a tantrum in the checkout line? The parents...
The Magicians Trilogy Will Redefine Your Relationship with Fantasy

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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...
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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