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Celebrate President’s Day with 25 Fictional Presidents

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Celebrate President’s Day with 25 Fictional Presidents

President’s Day is around the corner, so we compiled a list of 25 fictional presidents for you to read about! If watching the news bums you out, but...
Get Ready for National Novel Writing Month with 5 Fictional Authors

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Get Ready for National Novel Writing Month with 5 Fictional Authors

It’s that time of year again, the magical, horrible month when authors, aspiring and otherwise, attempt to write an entire novel in 3o days. Some do...
Before Literary Success, Failure

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Before Literary Success, Failure

Anyone who has tried to make a living as a writer knows it’s hardly an easy road, and one piece of advice has held true since “working on that...
Try These Famous Authors’ Tricks to Slay Your NaNo Novel!

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Try These Famous Authors’ Tricks to Slay Your NaNo Novel!

We’re about to enter the second weekend of National Novel Writing Month! Are you, the eager NaNo novelist: a. Looking forward to continuing your...
A Reading List for the New Season of Doctor Who

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A Reading List for the New Season of Doctor Who

Overwhelmingly, fans of Doctor Who have strong opinions about Doctor Who. Do we love Peter Capaldi’s no-hugging grumpier Doctor, or are we having a hard...
14 Writers Who Would Have Been Great Collaborators

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14 Writers Who Would Have Been Great Collaborators

We literary enthusiasts tend to have our favorite writers, both classic and contemporary—and yes, that’s “writers,” as in plural, because as most...
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...
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...
Should You Be Embarrassed to Read YA? The Best Debate on the Internet

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Should You Be Embarrassed to Read YA? The Best Debate on the Internet

Ruth Graham’s Slate piece, “Against YA,” has everyone asking, “is YA embarrassing?” We had to weigh in. Below, two...
Short Stories for People Who are Iffy About Short Stories

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Short Stories for People Who are Iffy About Short Stories

Lorrie Moore (Bark) and Lydia Davis (Can’t and Won’t) are two masters of the short story whose new collections hit shelves this spring. But if you...
Some of the Greatest Hits in Required Reading

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Some of the Greatest Hits in Required Reading

The Great Gatsby. Rebecca. Beloved. The Devil’s Arithmetic.  1984. Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great. Guys, we could continue listing like this...
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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