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5 Notable Novels That Are Adaptations of Movies and Plays

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5 Notable Novels That Are Adaptations of Movies and Plays

Movies are magical and wonderful of course, presenting us with eye-popping, realistically-rendered scenarios of adventure, action, romance, and intrigue....
Keep This Year’s Politics in Perspective with These Insane Fictional Presidents

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Keep This Year’s Politics in Perspective with These Insane Fictional Presidents

Election Mania ’16, otherwise known as presidential convention season, is in the rearview mirror. In Cleveland and Philadelphia, our two major...
10 Books Even Adult Readers Will Love to Read Aloud

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10 Books Even Adult Readers Will Love to Read Aloud

Growing up is a strange experience, mainly because we assume more or less arbitrarily that certain things we enjoyed as kids must be given up once we hit...
5 Oddball Detective Books That Are Made of Awesome

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5 Oddball Detective Books That Are Made of Awesome

If you’ve been conscious at any time in the last century or so, you’re familiar with private detective tropes: the hardboiled operator who’s as quick...
Easy Peasy DIY Costumes for Book Lovers

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Easy Peasy DIY Costumes for Book Lovers

Halloween is the perfect time to love up on your literary muses. You can make a sandwich board and go as a book, or pull together some clothes in a nod to...
11 Classic Collections Perfect for Summer Reading

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11 Classic Collections Perfect for Summer Reading

We all think of summer as a good time to dig into a frothy beach read, but it’s also the perfect occasion to pick up a title or two from your (sometimes...
10 Book Titles that Would Rock as Heavy Metal Songs

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10 Book Titles that Would Rock as Heavy Metal Songs

Coming up with the title to a work is hard (except for New York Post headline writers), which makes for a convenient loophole in copyright law: Titles...

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The 6 Most Memorable Robots in Literature

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The 6 Most Memorable Robots in Literature

The Singularity is Near! Indeed, some computer scientists expect artificial intelligence to surpass human intelligence within our lifetimes. Revolutions in...
The 10 Best Absurdist Books

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The 10 Best Absurdist Books

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The 10 Best Books for Fans of The Twilight Zone

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The 10 Best Books for Fans of The Twilight Zone

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5 Great Books Too Short for NaNoWriMo

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5 Great Books Too Short for NaNoWriMo

If you’re one of the stalwart few who struggled up the 50,000-word summit during National Novel Writing Month, you likely have a new appreciation...

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5 Books That Predicted The Internet

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5 Books That Predicted The Internet

Someday I’ll be able to tell my daughter that I grew up in a time before the internet, and she’ll look at me the same way I used to look at my...

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