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10 Reasons Batman Is the Perfect Book Nerd

By Rebecca Jane StokesJuly 23, 2014
HAPPY BATMAN DAY, EVERYONE! Today in stores Barnes & Noble is celebrating the man, the bat, the legend. It’s his 75th anniversary, and he doesn’t look a day over 35. As a lifelong devotee of both Batman (please see this letter to the... More  →
10 Reasons Batman Is the Perfect Book Nerd
The BEST TIMES That Celebs Played DC Comics Characters

The BEST TIMES That Celebs Played DC Comics Characters

By Abbey ClarkeJuly 23, 2014
COMIC FANS, MAY WE HAVE YOUR ATTENTION! To celebrate the DC Comic Spectacular, Barnes & Noble stores are giving away DC goodies TODAY (all you have to do is show up!). You can also get a free DC graphic novel for every two you buy until MONDAY, July 28!In honor of the DC Co More  →
Take the Test: Which Batman Villain Is Your Soul Mate?

Take the Test: Which Batman Villain Is Your Soul Mate?

By Jason SaenzJuly 23, 2014
Today is Batman Day at Barnes & Noble stores across the SparkNation. Celebraaaaate!Wharf = Go to Slide 2Downtown = Go to Slide 3 More  →
6 YA Books EVERY AUSSIE TEEN KNOWS That You Will Love

6 YA Books EVERY AUSSIE TEEN KNOWS That You Will Love

By Janet ManleyJuly 22, 2014
Not only do Australians not get thrown into lockers or have slushies thrown in their face during high school; they don't all trough their way through Catcher in the Rye and To Kill a Mockingbird and As I Lay Dying in pursuit of great SAT scores (we do, however, read a... More  →

The Craziest Things People Have Done to Meet Celebrities

By Andrew TavinJuly 21, 2014
Celebrities have a way of driving us crazy. Have you ever seen one in person? There is a weird moment where part of your brain is yelling "I KNOW THAT PERSON I SEE THEM ALL THE TIME!" and then another part of your brain has to say, "but they don't know you at all." Sometime More  →
The Craziest Things People Have Done to Meet Celebrities

UNITE THE SPARKLERVERSE BY GOING TO THE FROZEN SINGALONG AT ALL THE BARNES & NOBLES STORES ON AUGUST 1!

By SparkLifeJuly 18, 2014
Since the dawn of Sparktime, you, the Sparkler and Manklers of these united internets, have clamored for a moment to come together and fire your confetti cannons IRL. THAT TIME IS UPON US. Across the nation on Friday, August 1, Barnes & Noble stores will be celebrating... More  →
UNITE THE SPARKLERVERSE BY GOING TO THE <i>FROZEN</i> SINGALONG AT ALL THE BARNES & NOBLES STORES ON AUGUST 1!

Get the Sneakiest of Peeks This Weekend As Part of Get Pop Cultured

By SparkLifeJuly 18, 2014
We here at SparkLife are obviously highly educated people with numerous PhDs in nerd culture (PLEASE CALL US "DOCTOR SPARKITOR" FROM NOW ON), and all the Nobel prizes for services rendered to "geeking out over our own fear landscapes," so it is with... More  →
Get the Sneakiest of Peeks This Weekend As Part of Get Pop Cultured

The 10 Most Outrageous Instagrams From One Direction's Zayn Malik

By Janet ManleyJuly 17, 2014
WE JUST FOUND OUT about Zayn's Instagram feed, and the direction at the SparkLife offices has taken a turn for the HOO BOY. Here are our top 10 favs from Zayn's feed. *deep breath* One Direction stand united on a stage, the Beatles of tight jeans... More  →
The 10 Most Outrageous Instagrams From One Direction's Zayn Malik