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The Magic Tree House Series: The Epitome of Masterful Literature

By ContributorJune 15, 2012
You read the title. You know what this is about. And since sarcasm is my default internet tone, I'm inclined to point out that I am indeed not being sarcastic when I say that the Magic Tree House is amazing. And I know what you're... More  →
The Magic Tree House Series: The Epitome of Masterful Literature

Happy Father's Day to ALL THE DADS! (And Especially to My Dad, Who is the Best!)

By Chelsea DaggerJune 15, 2012
I have told you butts many a time that my dad, who is known affectionately by his fans and daughters as Dadsauce Dagger Broccoli the First, is the best dad in the world. What I haven't told you is that he also happens... More  →
Happy Father's Day to ALL THE DADS! (And Especially to My Dad, Who is the Best!)

The Friday Awards: Let Them Eat Cake

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJune 15, 2012
Well, Sparklers, we seem to be trapped down here in the dungeons...but not to worry, because Jelly_chan, Pianogirrl, and sppowell were right about last week's... More  →
The Friday Awards: Let Them Eat Cake

An Elegant, Easy Summer Updo

By EmmaJune 15, 2012
Alexis is back! And she's got a super pretty hairdo for us to try. We think this is the perfect look for a weekend of sunbathing and brunching. Agree? Related post: Alexis Teaches You the Braided Bump... More  →
An Elegant, Easy Summer Updo

How to Publish Your Own Fantasy Novel

By Swapna KrishnaJune 15, 2012
With the plethora of fantasy novels being written and published lately, you probably have wondered if you should put pen to paper and write your own. After all, you have a great imagination and decent writing skills. Why not? If you're considering writing a work... More  →
How to Publish Your Own Fantasy Novel

Books That Scared Us Pants-less As Kids

By Megan PrietzelJune 15, 2012
1. Any of the “Choose your own adventure” Goosebumps books “You open the door to the terrifying, dark basement. The steps look dilapidated and entirely likely to collapse at any moment. From below you hear noises. They are distinctly monster-like. They sound a lot like death. ... More  →
Books That Scared Us Pants-less As Kids

The Book That Changed My Life

By Molly HoranJune 15, 2012
I fought being a writer for a long time and from every possible angle. I fought it with excuses and other aspirations, and on one occasion, nunchucks. From the time I was five until I was thirteen, I was going to be a professional painter. My... More  →
The Book That Changed My Life

We Never Thought We'd Be Okay With People Carving Up Books...

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJune 15, 2012
...But then we saw these pictures. And found that yes, cutting up books can totally be worth it (sometimes). Sadly, we can't post the pictures here, but you can click here to see some of the most amazing book art you've ever... More  →
We Never Thought We'd Be Okay With People Carving Up Books...

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Say Something To Adults Who Are Behaving Badly?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 15, 2012
Dear Auntie, I work as a cashier, and recently I've seen customers doing things that have unsettled me and left me really confused. A woman who trains service dogs, who is a regular with her grown son and father, came in with 2 service dogs. I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Say Something To Adults Who Are Behaving Badly?

Fan Art Inspired By All Your Favorite Books!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJune 15, 2012
Art inspired by books! Okay, that is a lie; we still love books more. But it's SUPER CLOSE. Click through to see some Sparkler and Splogger works of art based on some of your favorite books! More  →
Fan Art Inspired By All Your Favorite Books!