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The Best Dystopias To Live In

By: AutumnMooncakesFebruary 16, 2017

Generally speaking, there are two types of dystopias: ones where you live in constant fear and ones where everything seems idyllic. Some time ago, I made a list of the scariest dystopias to live in:

http://community.sparknotes.com/sparkler-post/AutumnMooncakes/4-dystopias-that-are-scarier-than-panem

This is

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My Thoughts On My Literature Texts

By: AutumnMooncakesJanuary 29, 2017

For my fourth-year Sparkversary, I’ve decided to honor the actual Sparknotes on Sparknotes by giving my thoughts on the last few literature texts I studied.

 

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

In 17th-century Salem, a woman is condemned for adultery and forced to wear a scarlet “A”

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Underappreciated Harry Potter Quotes

By: AutumnMooncakesJanuary 13, 2017

“No thanks. The poor toilet’s never had anything as horrible as your head down it – it might be sick.” – Harry, The Sorcerer’s Stone, Chapter 3

 

“We’ll send you a Hogwarts toilet seat.” – George, The Sorcerer’s Stone, Chapter 6

 

“Yeah, he’s off to the Chamber

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If Lemony Snicket Wrote the Blurb of the Hunger Games

By: AutumnMooncakesOctober 25, 2016

Dear Reader,

 

Hunger is a very, very strong desire that must be fulfilled. So if you are currently hungry for a cheerful adventure story, this is not the book you should read. Within these pages is a story of miserable people hungry for food, horrible people

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Fictional Characters Who Are Similar To Me

By: AutumnMooncakesOctober 14, 2016

Cath from Fangirl

Like me, she enjoys writing fanfiction, and often withdraws into a fictional world. Although I’m not complete fandom trash like she is, I’m still very passionate about books and movies that I love.

 

Anne from Anne of Green Gables

Anne has a powerful imagination, which

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Funny Lines From Books

By: AutumnMooncakesAugust 26, 2016

We love to quote movies, but books also have hilarious quips the world can’t do without.

 

“Non-existent cat named Suzie got your tongue?” – Zach, Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy by Ally Carter

 

“There is a proverbial saying chiefly concerned with warning against too

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One Year, (not) 100 Books, Take Two: Spring 2016

By: clarinets-are-awesomeJuly 10, 2016

Welcome to part two of four in my thrilling saga of reading 26 books this year and trying my hand at reviewing them. (Catch the first installment ... More  →

Children’s Books That Will Make You Smarter

By: AutumnMooncakesJuly 6, 2016

A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket

Who would expect a story about three miserable children to contain so many vocabulary words? As the intelligent protagonists fall into one bad situation after another, their lives are sprinkled with figures of speech, allusions to famous literature,

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