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Imagined Illustrations for The Hobbit by 7 Legendary Artists

By Grant LindahlMay 14, 2015
It’s a legend among die-hard Tolkienites: the version of The Hobbit we almost got, the one illustrated by Maurice Sendak. The revered author/illustrator behind More  →
Imagined Illustrations for <i>The Hobbit</i> by 7 Legendary Artists

WE WANT TO KNOW: What Are Your Picks for the Greatest Grad Book of All Time?

By SparkLifeMay 1, 2015
Right now, you are mostly reading this from the far corner of the book stacks, where you lie pinned by an assortment... More  →
WE WANT TO KNOW: What Are Your Picks for the Greatest Grad Book of All Time?

NEW SEUSS BOOK ALERT! It Rhymes, Has Animals, Will Send Us Back to Second-Grade Reading Level and We Don't Care

By SparkLifeFebruary 19, 2015
If you're like us, you not only own way too many horse books, but you hoard the children's books you grew up... More  →
NEW SEUSS BOOK ALERT! It Rhymes, Has Animals, Will Send Us Back to Second-Grade Reading Level and We Don't Care

What if Famous Authors Wrote Each Other's Books?

By Andrew TavinSeptember 2, 2014
Yes, it's finally time to answer that age old question. What if famous authors wrote the books of other famous authors? We... More  →
What if Famous Authors Wrote Each Other's Books?

Terrible First Drafts of the World's Most Famous Poems

By Brandon SpecktorApril 21, 2014
Poetry can be hard to read and to write, but the payoff is great. For the reader, a bounty of beauty and... More  →
Terrible First Drafts of the World's Most Famous Poems

An Ode to Procrastination: A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Rhyme

By Josh SorokachFebruary 28, 2014
You may believe an entire post in rhyme to be crazy, but perhaps writers who refuse to rhyme are just plain lazy?... More  →
An Ode to Procrastination: A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Rhyme

18 Signs You Might Be a Grinch

By Bailey_SwilleyDecember 25, 2013
It’s that time of year! Are you a green Seussian Scrooge? If you display more than five of the below, there is... More  →
18 Signs You Might Be a Grinch

8 Famous Late Bloomers

By Jason SaenzOctober 30, 2013
Oh no! Are you in your final year of high school and still have no idea what you want to do with... More  →
8 Famous Late Bloomers