When you’re a book nerd, the challenge of loving a TV show is finding books that will hit the same sweet spot while you wait for the next season to come along. That’s where we come in: if you’re a fan of any of these 10 new or returning shows, and need something to tide you over between seasons (or between […]
The age of superheroes is upon us. With a steady stream of comic book movies and TV shows being announced all the time, it’s a great time to be a fan. But superheroes aren’t just for comics and their adaptations. You can find all the epic battles between good and evil, crazy cool gadgets, and […]
For every hero who was obviously destined for greatness (Superman, I’m looking at you), there’s a totally inconspicuous, unexpected counterpart. You know, the kind of awkward, hopeless type who’s constantly tripping over pebbles or telling terrible knock-knock jokes. But really, the unexpected ones are the best kind of hero—so here are some of our favorites.
Two months into 2015, and already our hopes dashed: The authors of the two biggest fantasy series running, George R.R. Martin and Patrick Rothfuss, have made it pretty clear that we won’t be seeing the sixth book in A Song of Ice and Fire or the third installment of The Kingkiller Chronicles (respectively) until we’ve […]
#GetPopCultured kicks off today with Preview Weekend! Come on in to your local B&N, where we’ll be featuring the works of many authors—including Brandon Sanderson, who joins us on the blog today to talk about why books are still so popular in the internet age. I find it remarkable that the novel, as an […]