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REJOICE: The Great J.K. Rowling Twitter Mystery Has Been SOLVED!

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 10, 2014
If there's one thing we're bad at, it's deciphering riddles (and also constructing basement time machines from melon balls and industrial strength wood glue, BUT THAT IS A STORY FOR ANOTHER DAY). So you can imagine our frustration when on Sunday, J.K. Rowling tweeted anMore  →
REJOICE: The Great J.K. Rowling Twitter Mystery Has Been SOLVED!
We Asked Comic Con Attendees Who Is the Shippiest OTP Of All!

We Asked Comic Con Attendees Who Is the Shippiest OTP Of All!

By Janet ManleyOctober 10, 2014
TO FEELS QUADRANT FOUR! Did your OTP make the cut? NOTE TO ZELDA AND LINK FANS, several people claimed Zelda and Link as their OTPs but the audio was too saddo :/ WHO DO YOU AGREE WITH MOST?!... More  →

What Does Sloth Smell Like? Find Out at the Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab's Very Hagridy Fragrance Booth!

By Janet ManleyOctober 10, 2014
In between Harley Quinns at Comic Con, we stopped by the Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab booth, where Beth was busy purveying the best fragrances this side of Diagon Alley, including such scents as Twilight, Velvet, Sin, Titus Andronicus and Squirting Cucumber—the perfect scent... More  →
What Does Sloth Smell Like? Find Out at the Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab's Very Hagridy Fragrance Booth!

Tom Hiddleston & Hugh Laurie Are Starring in a Mini-Series Together: FINALLY, ALL YOUR DREAMS ARE COMING TRUE

By Andrew TavinOctober 8, 2014
Impossible question of the day: who's more devilishly charming, Loki or Dr. House? You can’t chose, can you? Well now, you don't have to—because Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie are going to star in a new mini-series together! (You may commence... More  →
Tom Hiddleston & Hugh Laurie Are Starring in a Mini-Series Together: FINALLY, ALL YOUR DREAMS ARE COMING TRUE

You've Officially Been Out-Geeked: Meet the World's Biggest Harry Potter Fan!

By Ashley Brooke RobertsOctober 7, 2014
Contrary to popular belief, YOU are not the world’s biggest Harry Potter fan; instead, it's Asher Silva Vargas, a 37-year-old lawyer from Mexico. He’s spent the last 14 years amassing figurines, sweaters, wands, and every scrap of Potter merchandise that comes his way (including that sweet... More  →
You've Officially Been Out-Geeked: Meet the World's Biggest <em>Harry Potter</em> Fan!

J.K. Rowling Drops a Surprise Fantastic Beasts Riddle on Twitter, We Subsequently LOSE OUR MINDS

By ElodieOctober 7, 2014
Every time the once and future queen of literature, J.K. Rowling, posts a tweet, the whole world grinds to a screeching halt. One such instance happened yesterday when Jo just casually tossed out a possible Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them clue.... More  →
J.K. Rowling Drops a Surprise <em>Fantastic Beasts</em> Riddle on Twitter, We Subsequently LOSE OUR MINDS

What Your Patronus Says About You!

By Andrew TavinOctober 6, 2014
If you've read Harry Potter (who are we kidding with that "if"), you probably know all about the Patronus charm. In case you need a refresher, it's a spell that produces a sparkling, animal-shaped guardian, often used to ward off dementors. A Patronus reflects its... More  →
What Your Patronus Says About You!

Our SparkNote to The Maze Runner. With Pictures!

By ziggykelsmanOctober 2, 2014
I confronted my fears of confined spaces, faked deaths, robo-spiders, and packs of feral 15-year-old boys to watch and review this new thriller. More  →
Our SparkNote to The Maze Runner. With Pictures!

WE WANT YOUR FANART!

By SparkLifeSeptember 26, 2014
Dear tiny Leonardos, Teen Reading Week is coming up and we want to see all the YA fanart your tiny hands can muster! Have you printed your bedroom wall to look like a replica of Theo James's back? SEND IN A PHOTO! Have you... More  →
WE WANT YOUR FANART!

Epically Corny Jokes About Literature

By Andrew TavinSeptember 24, 2014
On Tuesday, we did the world a gigantic favor, and gave you enough terrible high school jokes to keep you groaning for weeks. And because our generosity knows no bounds, we're back today with another gift unto humanity: awful jokes about literature! Because... More  →
Epically Corny Jokes About Literature