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The Maze Runner Trailer Pokes its Sharp Tentacles Out Into the Internets

By Janet ManleyJuly 29, 2014
They're here... The stars of the BIG SCREEN ADAPTATION of best-selling series The Maze Runner, that is! And the trailer will give you all the prickles. If you haven't yet locked yourself into book one of James Dashner's thriller series (THERE IS NO GETTING OUT OF THE... More  →
<i>The Maze Runner</i> Trailer Pokes its Sharp Tentacles Out Into the Internets

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

By SparkLifeJuly 29, 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!

Your Endless Summer Playlist

By ShivaniJuly 29, 2014
HOLD ONTO YOUR SUMMERS, MY CHIPMUNKS. Ignore the registration papers piling up on your table, and hold onto your seersucker hot pants. Fall will have to pry our lemon-limeades out of our cold, dead, sunscreened hands, because we are taking summer ALL THE WAY TO... More  →
Your Endless Summer Playlist

Some Frozen Covers and Lip-Syncs to Get You Ready for FROZEN FRIDAY!

By SparkLifeJuly 28, 2014
Frozen Friday is fast approaching. GET YOUR FRIDAY PANTS READY! As you will recall, Frozen Friday is an event in Barnes & Noble stores across the nation that will culminate in a  singalong to "In Summer." It is obviously the HIGHLIGHT of Barnes & Noble's Get... More  →
Some <i>Frozen</i> Covers and Lip-Syncs to Get You Ready for <i>FROZEN</i> FRIDAY!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Petite Trailer Has Teasers in All the Right Places

By Janet ManleyJuly 28, 2014
We have slept at the office all weekend waiting for this moment; waiting for our first glimpse of the Mockingjay. And the Mockingjay is indeed dangled in front of us for a tantalizing moment, before being snatched away. We must wait... More  →
<i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1</i> Petite Trailer Has Teasers in All the Right Places

Commonwealth Games > Olympic Games Because Scottie Dogs!

By Janet ManleyJuly 24, 2014
America may have won its freedom from the British Crown in 1783, but in casting off the chains of unfair tariffs and gaining legislative autonomy, it gave up the opportunity to partake in the chummy, monarchic spectacle that is the Commonwealth Games... More  →
Commonwealth Games > Olympic Games Because Scottie Dogs!

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  →