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Want to Be a Quidditch Champion? Climb Aboard Your Nimbus and Watch This Documentary!

By Andrew TavinNovember 11, 2014
Hello muggles! Have you heard of Quidditch? OF COURSE YOU HAVE. Did you know it is, at this moment in time, a sport played globally across college campuses, with two governing organizations, one for the U.S. and one for international games? You... More  →
Want to Be a Quidditch Champion? Climb Aboard Your Nimbus and Watch This Documentary!

There Is Going to Be a Hunger Games Live Arena Show *Whistles*

By Janet ManleyNovember 7, 2014
Even as you prepare yourself to descend into the emotional bunker that Mockingjay Part 1 is sure to be on November 21, we have exciting news for the bobbies, lorry drivers and honeybears who live near Wembley Stadium: in summer 2016, Lionsgate and Imagine Nation will be... More  →
There Is Going to Be a <i>Hunger Games</i> Live Arena Show *Whistles*

Do-You-Like-Me Notes From Your Fav Lit Characters

By Erik BergstromNovember 6, 2014
If you ever tried dispatching a friend with a note reading "Do you like me, circle YES or NO?" you will know that it is a far superior technique to actually talking to someone and risking being seen. These literary characters surely know it, judging by their notes to crushes More  →
Do-You-Like-Me Notes From Your Fav Lit Characters

COMMENCE MOUTH BREATHING: We Have an Exclusive Mockingjay Clip

By Janet ManleyNovember 6, 2014
The rulers of Panem have been kind to us in this, the third year of The Hunger Games. Open your mouths, narrow your eyes, prepare your tear ducts, and watch as Katniss sees Peeta for the first time since the disastrous (or successful, depending on... More  →
COMMENCE MOUTH BREATHING: We Have an Exclusive <i>Mockingjay</i> Clip

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events is Coming to Netflix!

By ElodieNovember 6, 2014
Hold on to your childhoods, Sparklers, BECAUSE ALL YOUR DREAMS ARE ABOUT TO COME TRUE RIGHT NOW: Netflix has decided to produce an original series based on Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events! The adventures of Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire were what... More  →
Lemony Snicket's <em>A Series of Unfortunate Events</em> is Coming to Netflix!

50 NaNoWriMo Plot Ideas for the Plot-less

By ElodieNovember 5, 2014
National Novel Writing Month may have already started, but it's not too late to catch up! All you need is coffee, a pair of writing pants, some chocolate, the unique ability to sob and write simultaneously, and a good idea. Let's assume you've already got... More  →
50 NaNoWriMo Plot Ideas for the Plot-less
Meg Wolitzer Beams Into SparkLife to Talk <i>Belzhar</i> and Dispense Her Authorly Gems of Knowledge, Just in Time for NaNoWriMo

Meg Wolitzer Beams Into SparkLife to Talk Belzhar and Dispense Her Authorly Gems of Knowledge, Just in Time for NaNoWriMo

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 4, 2014
Have you ever wanted to go back in time to Before the Suck, and just stay there forever? That's how the five main characters in Meg Wolitzer's blockbuster YA novel Belzhar feel. Also how we feel when we get to the bottom of our banana... More  →

President Coin Sent Me a Neckerchief and I AM NOW AN OFFICIAL MEMBER OF THE REBELLION

By Chelsea DaggerNovember 3, 2014
If you saw the above photo and thought, "Chelsea Dagger has an unusually large and radiant forehead," YOU WERE RIGHT. If you thought, "Chelsea Dagger's hair makes her look quite a bit like Ralphie from The Simpsons,"  YOU WERE RIGHT AGAIN. But if... More  →
President Coin Sent Me a Neckerchief and I AM NOW AN OFFICIAL MEMBER OF THE REBELLION

20 Things We Learned About Umbridge from J.K. Rowling's New Short Story

By ElodieNovember 3, 2014
Halloween's over, and we're all a little older, a little wiser, and a little more broken inside because UMBRIDGE'S BACKSTORY IS OUT THERE IN THE WORLD AND BOY, IS IT A DOOZY. Going in, we saw two possible outcomes: either 1)... More  →
20 Things We Learned About Umbridge from J.K. Rowling's New Short Story

We NEED to Stay at This Harry Potter Hotel

By Andrew TavinNovember 3, 2014
Say "Aloha mora" to that Hawaiian vacation you were planning, because we have something better! A hotel in London is offering a deal that will allow you to live like The Boy Who Lived. At the Georgian House Hotel, you stay in a... More  →
We NEED to Stay at This Harry Potter Hotel