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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...
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...
8 Female Characters Who Need a Relationship Intervention
Clearly, not every fictional relationship is straight out of the lusty pages of a bodice-ripper. Similarly, many of literature’s most storied unions...
We Revised 20 Classic Novels so the Kids Can Relate
Things are different today than they were in the olden days, because that’s how time works. But just imagine for a sec if some of our beloved classics...
the single life
11 Books That’ll Make You Glad You’re Single
What kind of single person are you? The kind that stands on a mountaintop, letting out a primal roar of freedom? Or one that stares out a window watching...
Who’s Your Literary Girlfriend?
You can admit it—you kiiinnndaa think you could’ve saved Anna Karenina—she’d be that good kind of crazy under your mellowing influence. Katniss...
the deadly sins reading list
The 7 Deadly Sins Reading List: Lust
You’ve been waiting for it. You know you have. Don’t deny it—we know it’s everyone’s favorite mortal sin. And why shouldn’t...
Classic Books Re-Dramatized as Lifetime Original Movies
Dear Lifetime Movie Network, We’ve got ideas! They involve: drama, murder, adultery (LOTS of adultery—everyone’s cheating on everyone), fancy...
fictional wish list
9 Great Books We Want to Read From Another Character’s Perspective
Most great works of fiction, however different they may be, have one thing in common: they’re told from the perspective (first-person or not) of a...
Romeo & Juliet, A Tale of Two Cities…and More!
Ever since I was the dorky little girl who spent more time with Nancy Drew than with some family members, I’ve worn my bookworm ways as a badge of pride....