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11 Quotes From Famous Authors to Pump You Up For Springtime!

By Josh SorokachMarch 20, 2014
Spring has sprung, Sparktonians! Well, spring has almost sprung. Okay, fine. Spring will eventually... spring, we guess? It's the VERNAL EQUINOX, PEOPLE,... More  →
11 Quotes From Famous Authors to Pump You Up For Springtime!

Which Children's Lit Heroine Are You?

By Melissa AlbertFebruary 7, 2014
Still waiting on your letter from Hogwarts? Still thumping the back of every wardrobe, and staring really, extra hard at the second... More  →
Which Children's Lit Heroine Are You?

Our First Kiss Story Manuscript Is Complete. Are You In It?

By Emily WinterFebruary 7, 2014
Attention, Sparklers! A year ago, we asked you to submit your first kiss stories for potential inclusion in a manuscript! Well, we've... More  →
Our First Kiss Story Manuscript Is Complete. Are You In It?

Teens Are Too Immature To Read Novels, Says Former Teen

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 28, 2014
Here on the internet, it's nothing new to see complaints about the reading habits of teenagers. If the media isn't fuming about... More  →
Teens Are Too Immature To Read Novels, Says Former Teen

What's on The Doctor's Bookshelf?

By Nicole HIllJanuary 23, 2014
Hark, the Weeping Angels sing, we’ve got a new Doctor in the TARDIS! On top of that, the story collection celebrating Doctor Who’s... More  →
What's on The Doctor's Bookshelf?

8 Awesome LGBTQ Characters in Young Adult Lit

By Dahlia AdlerJanuary 15, 2014
Young adult fiction is constantly evolving—but when it comes to diversity, sometimes it feels like it's moving at a glacial pace. Authors... More  →
8 Awesome LGBTQ Characters in Young Adult Lit

Who's Your Literary Boyfriend?

By Melissa AlbertJanuary 14, 2014
The thing about fictional guys is they never let you down. Mr. Bingley will always succumb to his better nature and propose... More  →
Who's Your Literary Boyfriend?

Are You Ready to Write Your Memoir Yet?

By Bo LarkinJanuary 13, 2014
Miley Cyrus published her memoir, Miles To Go, in 2009, at the astonishing age of 16. And pop star Demi Lovato, age... More  →
Are You Ready to Write Your Memoir Yet?

Genderflipping Our Fave YA Series

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 20, 2013
We love J.R.R. Tolkien as much as the next gal, but you can't deny: Middle Earth, for all its forests and dragons... More  →
Genderflipping Our Fave YA Series

How to Celebrate Winning NaNoWriMo! (And How to Anti-Celebrate Losing)

By Melissa AlbertDecember 4, 2013
Hey, everybody! Who won NaNoWriMo? (Bunches of hands go up. Mine stays down, shoved into a box of Sno-Caps.) Your suspicions are correct.... More  →
How to Celebrate Winning NaNoWriMo! (And How to Anti-Celebrate Losing)