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All the Books on Your English Syllabus Summed Up in Pie Charts

By ElodieDecember 7, 2017
Here at SparkNotes, our stance on books has always been favorable. We like them. We think they’re great. We’re book lovers first,... More  →
All the Books on Your English Syllabus Summed Up in Pie Charts

10 Fictional Problems That Could Have Been Solved with a Text Message

By ElodieDecember 6, 2017
Cell phones are pretty great. There is simply no other innovation that has impacted my life as much as the one that... More  →
10 Fictional Problems That Could Have Been Solved with a Text Message

Tragic (And Slightly Less Tragic) Literary Deaths, Ranked

By Elaine AtwellNovember 21, 2017
(Obviously this post is more spoilery than a Jack-O-Lantern in January, so proceed at your own risk.) As young folks (and human beings... More  →
Tragic (And Slightly Less Tragic) Literary Deaths, Ranked

Snapchats from Classic Literature

By ElodieNovember 17, 2017
Don’t pretend you’re too good for Snapchat. The truth is, nobody is too good for the dog filter—not you, not I, and not... More  →
Snapchats from Classic Literature

Classic Literature: Expectations vs. Reality

By ElodieNovember 16, 2017
When it comes to the books on your English syllabus, you usually know what you’re getting yourself into. Whether you’ve read them... More  →
Classic Literature: Expectations vs. Reality

7 Disturbing Details from Classic Novels (That You Probably Don't Remember)

By ElodieNovember 15, 2017
Classic novels do this thing where they spend paragraph after paragraph describing the misty moors, or the history of Paris, or how... More  →
7 Disturbing Details from Classic Novels (That You Probably Don't Remember)

All the Novels on Your English Syllabus Summed Up in Relatable Headlines

By ElodieNovember 14, 2017
There is objectively nothing funnier than taking a relevant headline from The Onion and slapping it on a still from a TV... More  →
All the Novels on Your English Syllabus Summed Up in Relatable Headlines

6 of the Most Messed-Up Books We All Had to Read for School

By ElodieSeptember 28, 2017
We have all read our share of messed-up books in the name of school. Every single one of us has experienced an... More  →
6 of the Most Messed-Up Books We All Had to Read for School

Classic Lit Recaps to Speed-Read If You Didn't Do Your Homework for English Class

By ElodieSeptember 25, 2017
There is nothing worse than walking into school and realizing that you did approximately zero reading for English class last night. The Great... More  →
Classic Lit Recaps to Speed-Read If You Didn't Do Your Homework for English Class