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Ansel Elgort & Miles Teller Steam Up This Week's ALL-CAPS STYLE RECAP

Ansel Elgort & Miles Teller Steam Up This Week's ALL-CAPS STYLE RECAP

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 17, 2014
When a slideshow promises STEAM right in the title, you know one of two things must be true:1. IT IS A TRULY STEAM-TASTIC SLIDESHOW. STEAM IS AFOOT. THE AIR IS STEAMY WITH STEAMING STEAMS OF STEAM. OR 2. I couldn't think of any other way to say "LOOK AT ALL THE STRAPPING JA More  →

8 Ways to Stay Friends With a Party Monster if Staying at Home Is More Your Jam

By Chrissie GruebelOctober 17, 2014
We all have that person in our lives who is basically on a rocket ship to the moon all the time. They’re at parties. They’re at music festivals. They’re at parties happening during music festivals. It’s relentless! Who knew there were so many music festivals!?... More  →
8 Ways to Stay Friends With a Party Monster if Staying at Home Is More Your Jam

20 Truly Awful Nicknames That You DEFINITELY Do Not Want

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 17, 2014
BUTTS, I sit before you today a living, breathing example of the incredible transformative power that a great nickname can have. A great nickname can turn a sweaty dork who spends her days taking spectacularly humiliating nose-dives down flights of stairs into a sweaty Sparkitor who... More  →
20 Truly Awful Nicknames That You DEFINITELY Do Not Want

Open Thread for October 17!

By SparkLifeOctober 17, 2014
For those of you who take public transport, REJOICE! It's Friday! For those of you who don't take public transport, REJOICE! No rush-hour subway cars for you!   Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username to get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for October 17!

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Control My Rage?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 16, 2014
Dear Auntie, Sophomore year of high school I met a really fun guy, we’ll call him Rocky, and we were inseparable. We were affectionate with lots of hugs and cute texts and handwritten notes back and forth, and we would go on a lot of... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Control My Rage?
HAPPY THURSDAY, TRIBUTES: We've Got Mockingjay Pix GALORE!

HAPPY THURSDAY, TRIBUTES: We've Got Mockingjay Pix GALORE!

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 16, 2014
There are 35 UNBEARABLY long days left until the Mockingjay premiere, and we truly didn't know how we were going to make it through them—until the internet gods smiled down and gave us not only a spine-tingling new trailer but also 11 epic new movie stills to feast our g More  →

7 MORE Mind-Boggling Harry Potter Theories

By ElodieOctober 16, 2014
The earth-shattering follow-up to The 7 Most Mind-Bogglingly Brilliant Harry Potter Theories IS HERE! The Harry Potter universe has spawned some frankly bizarre things, like a wizard rock band called Roonil Wazlib, a parody musical in which Harry’s mom and Cedric... More  →
7 MORE Mind-Boggling Harry Potter Theories

HOLD ONTO YOUR SORTING HATS, There Is Going to Be a Fantastical Beasts Trilogy Starting in 2016!

By Janet ManleyOctober 16, 2014
Add the dates 2016, 2018, and 2020 to your easels with your Phoenix feather quills, team, THERE WILL BE MORE HARRY POTTER... seven decades before the Chosen One is born into a roiling wizard world. The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find... More  →
HOLD ONTO YOUR SORTING HATS, There Is Going to Be a <i>Fantastical Beasts</i> Trilogy Starting in 2016!

Add These Fab YA Graphic Novels to Your Hit-List

By KathOctober 16, 2014
Teen Reading WeekFiesta continues here at SparkLife, and we’re here to recommend books with word counts in the hundreds of thousands of bajillions! Kinda. If a picture is worth a thousand words, these gorgeously illustrated graphic novels contain absolute oodles of word More  →
Add These Fab YA Graphic Novels to Your Hit-List