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We Love These 5 Diary Novels

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We Love These 5 Diary Novels

Novels written in diary form feel at once intimate and true. They allow narrators to speak freely, often revealing their cruel or hilarious sides, or to...

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10 Antidote Reads to a House Full of Guests

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10 Antidote Reads to a House Full of Guests

They’re heeeeeeeere. The roast’s being reheated, the guest room is full, and the family members seem to be multiplying. You love them, sure....
Our Favorite Literary Oddballs

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Our Favorite Literary Oddballs

Being normal is simply for the unimaginative. In literature, as in life, it’s the weirdos that shake things up and make you love them. (Insert your...

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What T-Shirts Would These Literary Characters Have Worn?

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What T-Shirts Would These Literary Characters Have Worn?

Writers spend a lot of words trying to establish a character in readers’ hearts and minds. But if these authors had just put their protagonists in a...

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The Most Notorious Teachers in Fiction

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The Most Notorious Teachers in Fiction

The air is getting crisper, carrying with it thoughts of apple picking, new sweaters…and that one teacher you once had, who publicly bemoaned the...

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Character Crossovers We’re Dying to See

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Character Crossovers We’re Dying to See

Watching a villainous Benedict Cumberbatch stalk around the Enterprise in Star Trek Into Darkness made me happy, and watching him go head to head with...

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Six Books to Fill The Sherlock Void

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Six Books to Fill The Sherlock Void

It was a dark and stormy night. The wind howled through the trees, and fierce lightning flashed in the sky. Out of the darkness came a solitary cry:...

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10 Literary Heroes With Names that Are Weirder Than North West

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10 Literary Heroes With Names that Are Weirder Than North West

Less than a month out of the womb and the female spawn of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West has already earned her own individual fame, capturing the hearts...

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