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Get Out Your Manic Pixie Dream Girl Cosplay, Looking For Alaska Is Going To Be a Movie

By Olivia DolphinFebruary 27, 2015
REJOICE SPARKLERS! WE'RE GETTING A LOOKING FOR ALASKA MOVIE and John Green is one step closer to being able to build a gigantic mansion shaped like a hand. This will be his THIRD BOOK to get the blockbuster treatment (we are beyond frothy about Paper Towns,... More  →
Get Out Your Manic Pixie Dream Girl Cosplay, <i>Looking For Alaska</i> Is Going To Be a Movie
I Got To See What It Is Like To Be Divergent in This Mad Sim: NOW YOU CAN TRY OUT THE <i>INSURGENT: SHATTER REALITY</i> INTERACTIVE!

I Got To See What It Is Like To Be Divergent in This Mad Sim: NOW YOU CAN TRY OUT THE INSURGENT: SHATTER REALITY INTERACTIVE!

By Janet ManleyFebruary 27, 2015
I am UNQUESTIONABLY Divergent, if you my inability to choose between french toast and corn fritters at brunch is indicative of a torn psyche (SWEET OR SAVORY? THERE IS NO WINNING IF YOU CANNOT HAVE BOTH). In truth, I feel equally at home hucking air... More  →

A Roundup of Our Favorite Harry Potter Facts (AKA the Greatest Thing You'll Read All Week)

By ElodieFebruary 26, 2015
We're the Harry Potter generation. As legacies go, it could certainly be worse (ex. the planking generation, or the gingivitis generation, or the generation that sweats too much). We've had seven books, eight movies, three parody musicals, and multiple puppet shows, whic More  →
A Roundup of Our Favorite Harry Potter Facts (AKA the Greatest Thing You'll Read All Week)
The FINAL <i>Insurgent</i> Trailer! Plus EXCLUSIVE Clips: Fourtris Get SRS and Amity Is Basically Coachella

The FINAL Insurgent Trailer! Plus EXCLUSIVE Clips: Fourtris Get SRS and Amity Is Basically Coachella

By Janet ManleyFebruary 25, 2015
We have in our hands THE FUTURE OF SOCIETY, aka the final Insurgent trailer, as well as TWO EXCLUSIVE CLIPS that will make you larf and then cry into your Amity porridge. Hurry, there isn't much time! (Insurgent is out March 20!) First, let's take our eyeballs/instruments... More  →

"A Brief History of YA" Is the Best Propaganda Video of All Time (JK We Aren't Living in a Dystopia... Yet)

By Olivia DolphinFebruary 20, 2015
Epic Reads has put together a "Brief History of YA" video, and for book nerds,* it is the equivalent of what watching a 3D IMAX dinosaur movie is like for the rest of the population—that is, it may cause you to scream (out the... More  →

Five Classic Picture Books Reimagined as Young Adult Novels

By Amelia BienstockFebruary 20, 2015
The interwebs are ablaze with every kind of book re-imagined as a children’s book, and as book nerds we love it! HOWEVER, we think there needs to be a little more teen love in this game, so we’ve decided to spin things around and reimagine classic picture books as YA nov More  →
Five Classic Picture Books Reimagined as Young Adult Novels

If Fictional Characters Could Text...

By ElodieFebruary 19, 2015
Gone are the days of messenger pigeons, smoke signals, telepathy, and actually talking with our mouths. If you're going to bother calling somebody on the phone, you'd better be a) willing to suffer though a lot of excrutiatingly awkward silences, or b) actually, literally o More  →
If Fictional Characters Could Text...

NEW SEUSS BOOK ALERT! It Rhymes, Has Animals, Will Send Us Back to Second-Grade Reading Level and We Don't Care

By SparkLifeFebruary 19, 2015
If you're like us, you not only own way too many horse books, but you hoard the children's books you grew up with even though you are now 25 reading levels above their plaintive prose. MAYBE IF THERE WERE MORE ADULT NOVELS ABOUT MAGICAL TREEHOUSES... More  →
NEW SEUSS BOOK ALERT! It Rhymes, Has Animals, Will Send Us Back to Second-Grade Reading Level and We Don't Care

Are You a Hobbit?

By KathFebruary 18, 2015
The immense Hobbit franchise (one small book tasked with carrying so many minutes of celluloid) has at last come to an end (unless we can get Stephen Colbert to direct a Silmarillion movie), but our obsession lives on in the Undying Lands. Throughout our marathon... More  →
Are You a Hobbit?

Peeta and President Snow Trade Watery Glances in This Chilling Deleted Scene From Mockingjay Part 1

By Janet ManleyFebruary 17, 2015
Yesterday, hackers spent the day trying to decode a message from President Snow after a teaser appeared on Facebook (OKAY, WE FAILED AT THE HACKING), and it led Hunger Games fans to a DELETED SCENE FROM MOCKINGJAY PART 1 BETWEEN PEETA AND PRESIDENT SNOW.... More  →
Peeta and President Snow Trade Watery Glances in This Chilling Deleted Scene From <i>Mockingjay Part 1</i>