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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

Welcome to Camp Glade!

By KathSeptember 18, 2014
In honor of the imminent release of The Maze Runner movie, we invite you to join us for a luxurious, relaxing stay at Camp Glade!  Welcome to the Glade, Greenie! You may feel a little woozy and disoriented right now—perhaps even a... More  →
Welcome to Camp Glade!

The 15 Greatest Fangirls and Fanboys in Fiction

By ElodieSeptember 18, 2014
It's always nice to watch a TV show or read a book and identify with a character—but doubly so if it's because that character hyperventilates over their favorite celebrity, or dresses up their cats like superheroes, or occasionally does the thing where they're feeling... More  →
The 15 Greatest Fangirls and Fanboys in Fiction

John Greens Ahoy! Look Who Has Been Cast in the Paper Towns Movie

By Janet ManleySeptember 17, 2014
HOLD ONTO YOUR SAUSAGES, WE HAVE A CAST ANNOUNCEMENT! Taylor Swift's intriguing permanent house guest who pays no rent, model Cara Delevigne, has been cast as the female lead in the film adaptation of John Green's other novel, Paper Towns, alongside our grinning little crush,... More  →
John Greens Ahoy! Look Who Has Been Cast in the <i>Paper Towns</i> Movie