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what's your sign?
A Romance (or Two!) For Every Astrological Sign
Do you believe fate is written in the stars? Are you obsessed with learning how the stars will align for your life in any given season? Then this list of...
Our Favorite Sexy Curmudgeons: 8 Guys Whose Frowns We Want to Turn Upside Down
No one wants to be tied to a grump, but once in a while we come across that brooding kind of man we wouldn’t mind cheering up. You know the type. He...
behind the scenes
15 of the Most Infamous Deleted Chapters in History
Revision is a vital aspect of creation; all authors delete, re-write, and occasionally burn entire manuscripts with tears streaming down their faces. Most...
never gonna give you up
The Top 6 Unrequited Loves in Literary History
Love is universal, an emotion just about every single person experiences on some level (aside, perhaps, from sociopaths and those who reject the Oxford...
art imitating life
The Bell Jar
Gets a Movie, and 5 More Biopics About Women Writers
Sylvia Plath is one of modern literature’s most celebrated, complicated women, which is why it’s astonishing that it has taken this long for...
Curtis Sittenfeld’s Austen Update
Explores Modern Pride and Prejudices
And now for something completely different. Well, sort of. Fans of Curtis Sittenfeld have come to expect her deceptively lighthearted skewerings of...
new and kicky
5 Must-Reads for Jane Austen Fans
Jane Austen has been the gift that keeps on giving—for authors, movie producers, and Colin Firth fans—for ages now. From modern day retellings, to...
3 Austen Hotties Who Put Mr. Darcy to Shame
When it comes to the Jane Austen literary canon, there’s one gentleman in breeches who seems to be everyone’s favorite boyfriend: The one, the...
Author Curtis Sittenfeld Shares Her Top 10 Books for
Pride and Prejudice
While Jane Austen’s enduringly popular novel of love and manners has been retold time and again, through many different mediums, it’s rare...
23 Things We Think Upon Entering a Bookstore
Maybe some people walk on into a bookstore like it’s nothing. But for us book nerds (and if you’re reading this, we bet you’re part of this “us”...
hit the road
8 Fictional Characters Who’d Make the Best Travel Companions
Picking a travel buddy is just as important as picking a roommate: you’re going to be stuck with them, probably one on one, for long periods of time,...
books for everyone
9 Books Even Non-Readers Will Love
Books like War and Peace, David Copperfield, and Ulysses are classics we think everyone should read—but when you take a look at our bookshelves, you...