So here you are, at the end of your favorite book series, rocking yourself to sleep at night because you can't believe the couple you shipped the hardest didn't end up together, or maybe your favorite ship did end up together but you're having a... More →
One of the greatest things about being an author has got to be making up silly names (looking at you, Teddy Roosevelt!). Why create a book filled with Johns, Larrys and Marys when you can write stories about the Great Sinbad or Moby Dick?! Here... More →
Today in "is that a real job?" we have blurb writing! Actual writer-man and funny human Gary Shteyngart recently announced he is retiring from writing book blurbs, after churning out over 150 nuggets designed to sell books to people who buy books based on... More →
Hello graduating class of 2156!
Today you embark on your the first day of the rest of your lives in Panem. Will you become a mason, or a fisherman, or a doctor? Perhaps a a baker, like my husband? The choice is yours! With the horrific... More →
So if you haven't checked out this Great Gatsby video game, you should! It feels just like an old NES game, but also it's the Great Gatsby, so it's like someone put the 1920s in a blender with the 1980s, and created something awesome,... More →
Depressing news flash of the day: no matter how desperately you want to be Hermione, Katniss, or Hazel Grace, you never will be—because A: I used the last of the Polyjuice potion yesterday , and B: MAGIC ISN'T EVEN REAL. (Forgive me, Sparklebutts; I tried and failed to app More →
Need to get away this summer? How about to the theme park of your dreams? Try these mythical locations we absolutely wish were the real thing—and don't forget the sunscreen.
Hyrule (Zelda: Ocarina of Time)
Join us for a delightful stay at this picturesque woodland resort, a... More →