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Are You a Hobbit?

By KathFebruary 18, 2015
The immense Hobbit franchise (one small book tasked with carrying so many minutes of celluloid) has at last come to an end (unless we can get Stephen Colbert to direct a Silmarillion movie), but our obsession lives on in the Undying Lands. Throughout our marathon... More  →
Are You a Hobbit?

Peeta and President Snow Trade Watery Glances in This Chilling Deleted Scene From Mockingjay Part 1

By Janet ManleyFebruary 17, 2015
Yesterday, hackers spent the day trying to decode a message from President Snow after a teaser appeared on Facebook (OKAY, WE FAILED AT THE HACKING), and it led Hunger Games fans to a DELETED SCENE FROM MOCKINGJAY PART 1 BETWEEN PEETA AND PRESIDENT SNOW.... More  →
Peeta and President Snow Trade Watery Glances in This Chilling Deleted Scene From <i>Mockingjay Part 1</i>
25 Signs You Read Too Many Horse Books As a Kid

25 Signs You Read Too Many Horse Books As a Kid

By Nicole DiekerFebruary 17, 2015
HORSE GIRLS UNITE! (Also horse boys! Horses love all genders!) Which of our sparkiest Sparklers spent their elementary and junior high-school years cheekbones deep in a feedbag of horse books? You read about feeding colts and trimming fetlocks and winning competitions, and you dreamed... More  →

Disney Princes Read and Look Like Princes in Hot Dudes Reading Instagram

By Amelia BienstockFebruary 13, 2015
It may be 2 degrees outside (for the East-Coast Sparklers, anyway) but it just got about 98 degrees hotter on Instagram (think Liam Hemsworth trapped in the Goblet of Fire, but somehow not getting burnt... that hot.) It is a truth universally acknowledged that girls of... More  →
Disney Princes Read and Look Like Princes in <i>Hot Dudes Reading</i> Instagram

Enchanting Harry Potter Pickup Lines for Each Hogwarts House!

By Lanie NajjabFebruary 13, 2015
We here at SparkLife know you've probably been FAR TOO BUSY re-reading Harry Potter to find a date for Valentine's Day (US, TOO), so we came up with seven FOOL-PROOF magic spells/pick-up lines for each Hogwarts house (including Ravenclaw, even though WE ALL KNOW THEY... More  →
Enchanting Harry Potter Pickup Lines for Each Hogwarts House!
YA Valentines for Our Favorite Paper People!

YA Valentines for Our Favorite Paper People!

By SparkLifeFebruary 12, 2015
If we're honest, this Valentine's Day most of us are going to be down at the local playground, operating those bulldozer sandclaw machines all on our lonesome. WHICH IS WHY WE WANTED TO GIVE YOU THE BIGGEST INTERNET BEAR HUG OF ALL TIME.We already made a bunch of The Fault More  →

If You Like Fourtris You Will LOVE the New Insurgent Trailer

By Janet ManleyFebruary 11, 2015
IN CASE YOU FORGOT WHAT A THEO JAMES HEARTACHE FEELS LIKE, we have been gifted a new Insurgent trailer in which we get MUCH, MUCH MORE #TEAMFOURTRIS. Hoard your Dauntless cake for MARCH 20, when this movie will ripple across movie screens. I KNOW I WILL... More  →
If You Like Fourtris You Will LOVE the New <i>Insurgent</i> Trailer

Send a Valentine From Your Brain to Theirs With These V-Day Cards for Hopeless Erudites

By Amelia BienstockFebruary 10, 2015
When they're not developing transmitter serums and hoarding knowledge and polishing all those glass windows, members of Divergent's Erudite faction like to get their flirt on—really! (It's a biological imperative.)If you're a bit clunky about expressing yourself, fall back More  →
Send a Valentine From Your Brain to Theirs With These V-Day Cards for Hopeless Erudites

My Heart and Other Black Holes Book Review: Faultier Stars and Love in the Time of Depression

By Olivia DolphinFebruary 10, 2015
My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga (DID SHE READ OUR MINDS, THIS IS WHAT WE WOULD TITLE OUR NOVEL AND/OR OUR DIARY) is an endearing YA novel that puts depression under the microscope and digs deep into exactly how it... More  →
<i>My Heart and Other Black Holes</i> Book Review: Faultier Stars and Love in the Time of Depression

J.K. Rowling Answers 4 Questions That Harry Potter Fans Have Been Asking for YEARS

By ElodieFebruary 9, 2015
J.K. Rowling is just the gift that keeps on giving. In between writing scripts, tweeting riddles, and presumably making deals with the devil for eternal youth in exchange for an entire generation’s never-ending tears, she recently carved out some... More  →
J.K. Rowling Answers 4 Questions That Harry Potter Fans Have Been Asking for YEARS