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25 of the Most TERRIFYING Horror Books Ever
Literature can be a moving, beautiful artistic experience. Skilled writers can bring us face to face with scenarios and emotions we might never encounter...
Books to Read While You’re Waiting for
The long dreamed-of return of Twin Peaks is happening, and we haven’t stopped eating celebratory pie and coffee since David Lynch gave word. While...
7 Books to Scare You Silly This Winter
Even though I’m a big scaredy cat, I love all things horror. I’m always up for creepy books and scary movies, even if it means I’ll be sleeping with...
The Scariest Stories We’ve Ever Read
To celebrate Halloween, we asked our bloggers to name the scariest books they’ve ever read, and most of them got the heebie-jeebies just thinking...
Four Sci-Fi Retellings that Are Even Better than the Originals
It’s a popular cliché that science fiction is just regular fiction…IN SPACE! It certainly doesn’t help that Star Trek was pitched as “Wagon...
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
and Other Books for Book Fans
Gabrielle Zevin’s new ode to the noble bookseller, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, is chockful of bookish allusions, and will enchant any lover of...
6 Short Stories That Will Blow Your Mind
You know that feeling you get when you would love to sit down to read a book, but you can’t because you have quite literally forty thousand things to do?...
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...
YA Author Sara Benincasa Revamps
The Great Gatsby
with a Same-Sex Relationship
We should all want to be Sara Benincasa when/if we grow up: The hilarious and thoughtful writer has mastered standup comedy, radio, blogging, and vlogging,...
7 Short Stories That Continue to Disturb Me
Who says it takes 50,000 words to scare the pants off you? Many an author packs a powerful, freaky punch in just a few short pages. Maybe it’s...
8 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Works Ready for Their TV Closeup
These are golden days for science fiction and fantasy, especially when it comes to the small screen. There’s less than a month left until HBO’s...
The 10 Best Books for Fans of The Twilight Zone