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The Funniest Names in Fiction

By Melissa AlbertSeptember 30, 2013
Some fictional names make us smile, and some flat-out make us LOL. Whether they come from distant galaxies, postapocalyptic cultures,... More  →
The Funniest Names in Fiction

Our Favorite Fictional Misfits

By Melissa AlbertAugust 5, 2013
To celebrate the reveal of the 12th incarnation of the Doctor, who is literally the last of his kind, we... More  →
Our Favorite Fictional Misfits

19 Jobs Your Main Character SHOULDN'T Have

By Scott GreenstoneMarch 22, 2013
Oh God. Another movie about a dentist. When have you ever heard that? There aren't movies or books or TV shows about dentists.... More  →
19 Jobs Your Main Character SHOULDN'T Have

Blogging B&N.com's Teen Must-Reads: Cinder

By ContributorOctober 24, 2012
Book: Cinder by Marissa Meyer Synopsis: Cinder’s stepmother and elder stepsister consider her a disgrace and embarrassment, and society at large... More  →
Blogging B&N.com's Teen Must-Reads: Cinder

Heroes Up for Grabs: MTV 2012 Movie Awards

By ContributorJune 4, 2012
Everybody needs a hero. Even if you don’t admit it, at the back of your mind there must be a craving for... More  →
Heroes Up for Grabs: MTV 2012 Movie Awards

How Fictional Characters Can Affect Your LIFE

By ElodieMay 30, 2012
Since we’re all Sparklers and self-proclaimed nerds of the highest caliber, it’s no surprise to us that fictional universes can be More  →
How Fictional Characters Can Affect Your LIFE

Severed Polar Bear Jaws: A Review of The Golden Compass

By ContributorMarch 2, 2012
Nicole_Lyn gives her hilarious take on a fantasy favorite!--Sparkitors Let me get this disclaimer out of the way now: Yes,... More  →
Severed Polar Bear Jaws: A Review of The Golden Compass