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8-Year-Old Gets Sexist Books Pulled From Bookstore

By Sara JonssonOctober 3, 2013
So get this: There's this eight-year-old girl in a book store with her mom, and they're browsing—you know, reading stuff, walking around,... More  →
8-Year-Old Gets Sexist Books Pulled From Bookstore

10 Ways To Feel Good About Yourself

By Bailey_SwilleySeptember 30, 2013
Feeling blah? Put the buzz back in your Buzz Aldrin with these lifeSTYLIN' tips: 1. Find a form of exercise you like. If you're... More  →
10 Ways To Feel Good About Yourself

Why These Books Were REALLY Banned

By reidfaylorSeptember 30, 2013
Last week was Banned Books Week, and we got the skinny on the REAL reasons some of these books were banned in... More  →
Why These Books Were REALLY Banned

5 Self-Help Books You Shouldn't be Embarrassed to Read

By Bo LarkinSeptember 27, 2013
You need help. We all need help. Though So You Fart Uncontrollably in Public, Now What? may not be a title... More  →
5 Self-Help Books You Shouldn't be Embarrassed to Read

Our Best Friend JLaw Takes on a Literary Classic!

By Sara JonssonSeptember 27, 2013
Jennifer Lawrence is such a shiny giant wonderful mega star. And our best friend. Can you imagine all the parts she gets... More  →
Our Best Friend JLaw Takes on a Literary Classic!

Banned Books Week: Protect Your Freedom to Read!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiSeptember 26, 2013
It’s Banned Books Week, Sparklers, which means it’s time to think about all those wonderful books out there that are being censored... More  →
Banned Books Week: Protect Your Freedom to Read!

The Cutest Names in Fiction

By ShivaniSeptember 20, 2013
The cuteness of a name is pretty arbitrary. After all, cute for one person might be really, really gross for another. But... More  →
The Cutest Names in Fiction

Fun Casting News for The Fault in Our Stars and Mockingjay!

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 19, 2013
Are you in a state of non-stop squealing excitement over all the amazing YA novels that are getting made into movies next... More  →
Fun Casting News for The Fault in Our Stars and Mockingjay!

The Argument Against "Strong Female Characters" (And 4 Characters that Break the Mold)

By Melissa AlbertSeptember 16, 2013
Think about it: have you ever once heard a male character being described as "feisty"? How about sassy? Has a... More  →
The Argument Against "Strong Female Characters" (And 4 Characters that Break the Mold)

J.K. Rowling Is Writing a Harry Potter Spin-off Movie!!!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiSeptember 12, 2013
Sparklers, we are basically hyperventilating right now. BECAUSE J.K. ROWLING IS OFFICIALLY WRITING A NEW HARRY POTTER-RELATED THING. Yep. You... More  →
J.K. Rowling Is Writing a Harry Potter Spin-off Movie!!!