When asked which book changed your life, you’ll probably pick a favorite book, or a book that got you through a difficult time. Maybe you’ll pick a book filled with great quotes, or you’ll lie and say Moby Dick because that’s what you’re supposed to... More →
What's the saying? You can never be too rich, too thin, or have too many books? We're not sure about those first two, but that last one sounds about right. If you, like us, are in the grips of a full-blown bibliophilia, you'll... More →
Oh my Gilbert Blythe, they're making a new Anne of Green Gables!!!!!!!!!!
Yes, Sparklers, in an announcement that we can only assume was timed to coincide with Books Week, the CBC has said that they're working on a brand-new adaptation of the classic series... More →
I know you're going to want to fill my locker with dog food, steal my inhaler, and then give me a millennium of swirlies while doing the "why are you hitting yourself?" thing. I don't care.
I'm still going to tell you that the book that... More →
We should've expected as much from the dude who got his start writing for Weird Tales magazine and is known today by top literary scholars as Cthulhu's Babydaddy—but seriously, you guys. H.P. Lovecraft's Twitter account is kind of insane.
The muggy days and endless... More →
Annnnnd here's another must-read review!
Book: The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima
Synopsis: There’s something rotten in the state of The Fells. Ancient tensions between the mountain clans, wizards, and non-magical valefolk are about to explode in a bad way, and two very different... More →
Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech is a story with many layers—the main story is about Salamanca Tree Hiddle, who is on a road trip with her eccentric grandparents to visit her mother, who is in Lewiston, Idaho. This trip means a lot to Sal,... More →
Summer is a great time to sit down and read books that don't require much thought (though I suppose if you want to whip out your copy of The Three Musketeers, go for it). Now, I love mindless YA novels just as much as the... More →
Badass women seem to be everywhere this summer. The Black Widow is kicking all sorts of butt in The Avengers, the heroine of Braveis showing off her archery skills while some how managing to keep her massive (awesome) hair... More →
Paranormal teen romance novels are hard to defend. A teenage time-traveling vampire girl falls in love with a suspiciously beautiful dude with a dark past? A mermaid with violet eyes has dreams of a ghost girl whose murder was never solved? An already-dead girl falls... More →