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suffer the little children
12 Unforgettable Young Protagonists in Stephen King Books
Any list of the scariest horror stories likely includes at least a few featuring young protagonists. Children and teenagers are well-represented in horror...
8 Books That Make Great Party Themes
Contrary to popular belief, bookish types love a good party. Just because we’re totally happy staying in and reading doesn’t mean we don’t also like...
take a stand
A Definitive Ranking of Every Stephen King Novel Ever
Stephen King is a literary icon, a status he’s achieved by a) defining a genre; b) writing brilliantly; and c) being prolific. In other words, not only...
page to stage
5 Novels that Would Make Great Broadway Musicals
There was once a real division between the different parts of the Entertainment Industrial Complex. Books were books, TV was TV, film was film, and theater...
are you afraid of the dark?
Take Our Quiz to Determine Your Horror Story IQ
A good scary story can sink into your bones and leave you afraid of the dark for years to come. The best horror writers know exactly how much detail to...
Top 10 Must-Read Stephen King Books
With over 60 titles to his credit, Stephen King is one of the world’s most prolific authors—and he has been terrifying and captivating us with his...
6 Great Books to Read on a Dark and Stormy Night
You’re home alone, the wind is howling, and a steady rain is beating down heavily against your window. You put on your most comfortable pair of pajamas,...
there's an app for that
6 Book-Based Apps We Wish Existed
Just try to name a day-to-day problem that an app can’t fix. Forgot where you’re going and need directions? There’s an app for that. Too...
what to read next
What to Read Next if You Liked
The Fault in Our Stars, Skin Game, Mr. Mercedes, China Dolls
Congratulations, By the Way
What’s that? You’ve cried your eyes sandpaper dry and rent all your garments reading John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars then watching...
14 Lines that Would’ve Ended These Books Early
Have you ever wondered what might happen to a beloved book if a certain character said or did something very early on in the story that irrevocably altered...
Joe Hill vs. Stephen King, and 4 More Father-Son Literary Rivalries
When the nominations for the 2014 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel were announced last month, it was a very good day for upstart novelist Joe...
Valentines From 7 of Our Favorite Literary Characters
Fun fact: I have always been single on February 14, whether it be due to a fight with a current beau or a spate of prolonged singledom. But I’ve...