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Blogging New Moon: Part 1

By Dan_BergsteinJuly 16, 2009
A few things before we begin: One book down, three to go. For those just tuning in, I'm reading the Twilight series for the first time, and taking a moment after each chapter to jot down some thoughts, questions, and concerns. Then I create a... More  →
Blogging New Moon: Part 1

Thursday Afternoon Raw: Harry v. Edward Smackdown

By Kathryn_WilliamsJuly 16, 2009
The mainstream media must not have gotten the memo that we settled the Harry Potter/Twilight controversy last week, because they continue to weigh in on the rivalry of the century. The Wall Street Journal may have all kinds of big box... More  →

Blogging Twilight: Index Page

By SparkLifeJuly 16, 2009
We know you love Dan. We love him, too! And now, for your greater reading convenience, we're going to collect all of his Blogging Twilight posts here, in one place. We'll update this page every time a new post goes up. Of course, you are invited... More  →
Blogging Twilight: Index Page

Growing Up With Harry Potter

By ContributorJuly 14, 2009
Sparkler sballien remembers well what it was like growing up with Potter under your pillow. Ready for a trip down memory lane, Sparklers? —SparkNotes Editors Excited for the premier of the latest Harry Potter movie, which hits theaters tomorrow? Well, if HP hasn't cast... More  →

Falling for Fangs

By Rupinder_GillJuly 10, 2009
These days, the newest hunks all seem to have the same physical characteristics: pale skin, odd hours, and some frighteningly sharp incisors. From original bad boy Count Dracula and southern gentleman Bill in True Blood to the heartthrob Edward Cullen from Twilight, vampires are the... More  →

Thrilling Summer Reads

By ContributorJuly 8, 2009
Sparkler pikori likes a good thriller novel, and recommends some favorites in this excellent post! —SparkNotes Editors It was a great ride, but now it’s over. All the Twilight books are done, and fangirls are having panic attacks from lack of new Bella-Edward love scenes.... More  →

Blogging Twilight: Part 23

By Dan_BergsteinJuly 8, 2009
SparkLife contributor Dan Bergstein is reading Twilight and blogging about it. Catch up on previous installments here. Epilogue But wait! There's more! The story keeps going for a chapter-length epilogue. However, all that really happens is that Bella goes to the prom. All right, there's more... More  →
Blogging Twilight: Part 23

Harry Potter Could Whip the Cullens With One Hand Tied Behind His Back

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 7, 2009
Ever since Robert Pattinson flashed his sparkleface in the big-screen version of everyone’s favorite vampire saga, we at SparkNotes can’t help noticing a certain trend in the always-churning Hollywood gossip mill—a trend that goes something like this: TWILIGHT OMG TWILIGHT TWILIGHT TWILIGHT OMG TWILIIIIIGHT *sound of head... More  →

Blogging Twilight: Part 22

By Dan_BergsteinJuly 2, 2009
SparkLife contributor Dan Bergstein is reading Twilight and blogging about it. Catch up on the first installments here. Chapter Twenty-Four Bella wakes up in a hospital room with her hands connected to tubes. Edward is in the room with her. She quickly apologizes for everything.... More  →
Blogging Twilight: Part 22

Blogging Twilight: Part 21

By Dan_BergsteinJune 30, 2009
SparkLife contributor Dan Bergstein is reading Twilight and blogging about it. Catch up on the first installments here. Chapter Twenty-Three For a change of pace, let's talk about what doesn't happen in this brief chapter: There are no fights. There are no swords, or nunchucks, or... More  →
Blogging Twilight: Part 21