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Tris Wins "Best Character" at the MTV Movie Awards, Dystopian Future Registers Tremors

By Janet ManleyApril 14, 2014
In the end, 9 million of you tweeted #votetris, leaving #votekatniss and #voteloki in the dust, and ushering in a new era of tattooed, leather-wearing heroism at the MTV Movie Awards. FWIW, you the Sparklers voted Katniss to a narrow victory in our... More  →
Tris Wins

Rest in Peace Sue Townsend, and Thank You for Adrian Mole

By kat_rosenfieldApril 14, 2014
True story: The first time we heard about a series of books featuring one Adrian Mole, we pictured a sort of "Wind in the Willows" situation—a story centered on the life and times of a burrowing rodent in a tiny waistcoat and spectacles. Imagine our surprise... More  →
Rest in Peace Sue Townsend, and Thank You for Adrian Mole

Blogging Vampire Academy: Part 8

By Jason SaenzApril 9, 2014
Last time on Blogging Vampire Academy, we found out that Dimitri had a real rough childhood—like he makes Honey Boo Boo's childhood look gilded. His mother was a blood whore and his Moroi dad was such an asshat to his mother that Dimitri had... More  →
Blogging Vampire Academy: Part 8

YA Author Sara Benincasa Revamps THE GREAT GATSBY with a Same-Sex Relationship

By Emily WinterApril 8, 2014
We should all want to be Sara Benincasas when/if we grow up: The hilarious and thoughtful writer has mastered standup comedy, radio, blogging, vlogging, and today she comes out with her second book, GREAT. GREAT is a teen adaptation of one of our favorites—THE GREAT GATSBY... More  →
YA Author Sara Benincasa Revamps THE GREAT GATSBY with a Same-Sex Relationship

Date Night Ideas in the Dauntless Compound

By KathApril 7, 2014
Welcome to Dauntless. Maybe you’ve been trading flirtatious glances with a trainee over your handguns in the shooting range. Or maybe, since fearlessness is a virtue, you’ve already asked the object of your affections on a date. Perhaps you've already thrown knives at their head—"second... More  →
Date Night Ideas in the Dauntless Compound

KATNISS vs. TRIS: You Must Decide!

By Ashley Brooke RobertsApril 3, 2014
It’s that time again! Allergies? Summer planning? Graduation? No, silly, it’s time to once again decide who our favorite female character is: Tris or Katniss? In the grand tradition that our parents faced, and their parents before him, we are couting down the days to... More  →
KATNISS vs. TRIS: You Must Decide!

Shailene Woodley's Hottest Looks, As Ranked By Her Maybe-Boyfriend Theo James

By Chelsea DaggerApril 3, 2014
AH, TRIS AND FOUR, the two best-lookin' Dauntlesses (Dauntlessi? Dauntleesers?) in post-apocalypse Chicago. They've been struttin' their butts across the globe to fete their blockbuster film, and with each stop of the press tour, Shailene seems to get more gorgeous. But what More  →
Shailene Woodley's Hottest Looks, As Ranked By Her Maybe-Boyfriend Theo James

Blogging Vampire Academy: Part 7

By Jason SaenzApril 2, 2014
Velcome back, neckbiters! Last time on Blogging Vampire Academy, the Queen of the Moroi, Tatiana, visited the school and reamed out Lissa in front of the entire academy. Mia used Jesse to spread the rumor that Rose is a blood whore! It's not looking... More  →
Blogging Vampire Academy: Part 7

BREAKING VIA OWL: There Will Be a Three-Part Movie Series on "Harry Potter" Beasts!

By Janet ManleyMarch 31, 2014
If you are the type of Sparkler inclined to pore over The Histories of Middle Earth, then you will be muy excited to hear that J.K. Rowling is hard at work creating the scripts for three mega-movies (is a mega movie just any movie... More  →
BREAKING VIA OWL: There Will Be a Three-Part Movie Series on