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Find Out Your Game of Thrones Prom Style!

By KathApril 18, 2014
Ah, prom. A night of romance! Illicit dancing! Subtly undermining other houses while promoting the glory of your own! To make it an extra-special evening, you’ll need a look that says, snub me on the dance floor, and you’ll pay the iron price! If you’re uncertain whi More  →
Find Out Your <i>Game of Thrones</i> Prom Style!

20 Things You Must Do in Space

By Becky FerreiraApril 10, 2014
Three years back, the UN declared that April 12 would  be known as the International Day of Human Spaceflight. Talk about a stellar holiday! (Sorry, we're practically contractually obligated to make that pun.) Get together with your fellow rocketeers this Saturday to celebrate... More  →
20 Things You Must Do in Space

EXCLUSIVE! We Interviewed the Director of Island of Lemurs: Madagascar!

By Josh PeriloApril 4, 2014
The brand new Imax 3D documentary Island of Lemurs: Madagascar comes out today and we got a chance to watch the movie AND interview the director, David Douglas. The movie is beautiful, amazing, and even moved us to tears once or twice. These insanely cute... More  →
EXCLUSIVE! We Interviewed the Director of Island of Lemurs: Madagascar!

Sherlock and Elementary to Swap Watsons For One Season

By Ryan BrittApril 1, 2014
In a rare and unprecedented joint press announcement, CBS and the BBC have announced a completely unforeseen, high improbable event: a crossover between both popular Sherlock Holmes television programs. In an act of good faith, and as an acknowledgement that both shows share a fanbase;... More  →
Sherlock and Elementary to Swap Watsons For One Season

Spring Trend: Four Ways to Wear Green Eyeshadow

By Allison EmmMarch 28, 2014
Maybe you’re itching to try out that pop of color from the runway, or maybe you just don’t know what to do you with that leftover St. Patrick’s Day makeup. Either way, you’ll be happy to find that each one of these four eyeshadow looks is very beginner friendly. It More  →
Spring Trend: Four Ways to Wear Green Eyeshadow

Help Us Decide on This Year's Yearbook Awards Categories!

By Emily WinterMarch 12, 2014
Our annual Yearbook Awards is approaching! For the uninitiated, the Yearbook Awards is a contest in which SparkNotes readers submit photos or video of themselves (with 100 words on why they should win) for one or more superlative categories. Readers vote on their faves, and the... More  →
Help Us Decide on This Year's Yearbook Awards Categories!

Check Out This Fancy Divergent Aptitude Test!

By Janet ManleyMarch 10, 2014
If you, like us, are counting down the days to the March 21 Divergent premiere with a sober look in your eyes that says, "Family, I may leave you on this day," then you are MORE THAN AWARE of the significance of choosing a faction in Tris's... More  →
Check Out This Fancy <i>Divergent</i> Aptitude Test!

What If John Travolta Renamed Our Fave YA Novels?

By Josh PeriloMarch 5, 2014
By now, everyone in the world who has a television or owns a computer has seen the infamous moment when John Travolta mispronounced Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars. By accidentally renaming her "Adele Dazeem," he set off a flurry of internet snark. But we... More  →
What If John Travolta Renamed Our Fave YA Novels?

A SPARKLER REPORTS: 10 Ways to Make Friends with Strangers at FaerieCon

By Emily PotterFebruary 27, 2014
We wanted to send a couple lucky Sparklers to cover FaerieCon this year. Tons of you sent us awesome submissions, and one of the Sparklers we chose was Emily Potter. Here is her first-hand account of her weekend amongst the faeries! Conventions, especially FaerieCon, are great... More  →
A SPARKLER REPORTS: 10 Ways to Make Friends with Strangers at FaerieCon