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The Perks of Being The Chosen One

By Andrew TavinAugust 20, 2014
You know about "cancer perks," but do you know about the lesser-tapped "Chosen One" market of perks? As... More  →
The Perks of Being The Chosen One

Find Out How Harry Potter Spells Got Their Names!

By Andrew TavinJune 10, 2014
Are you ready for the most magical etymology lesson of your life? What's etymology you ask (or maybe you didn't, it's tough... More  →
Find Out How <i>Harry Potter</i> Spells Got Their Names!

Field of Dreams Is Basically Magic Realism + Baseball

By Tom LisiJune 6, 2014
If you build it, your dad will start paying attention to you again. So goeth the core mantra in American classic Field of Dreams,... More  →
<i>Field of Dreams</i> Is Basically Magic Realism + Baseball

Auntie SparkNotes: Why Shouldn't I Get Liposuction?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 5, 2014
Hey Auntie, I apologize in advance for asking a question I know you'll be opposed to. In fact, that opposition is the reason... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Why Shouldn't I Get Liposuction?

So, You Want a Pet Direwolf...

By Anthony DeVitoApril 22, 2014
Loyal! Enormous! Cuddly! It’s easy to understand why someone would want to have a pet direwolf. But before you tell your parents... More  →
So, You Want a Pet Direwolf...

Blogging Vampire Academy, Part 5: Chapters 9 & 10

By Jason SaenzMarch 19, 2014
Last time on Blogging Vampire Academy, Lissa made a grisly discovery when she arrived at her dorm and found a... More  →
Blogging Vampire Academy, Part 5: Chapters 9 & 10

Signs You Might Be Magic

By Janet ManleyJune 18, 2013
Strange things have been happening to you your whole life—Cereal boxes show up without a toy inside them, black cats take tiny... More  →
Signs You Might Be Magic

Blogging Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Part 4

By Dan_BergsteinJanuary 31, 2013
Chapter Ten: The House of Gaunt Better Title: Riddle Riddles At first you read this chapter and assume: Hey, it’s a normal chapter about... More  →
Blogging Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Part 4

Now You See Me VS. The Incredible Burt Wonderstone: Which MAGIC MOVIE Do You Want to See?

By Chelsea DaggerJanuary 7, 2013
Take a moment and picture a young Chelsea Dagger: clever, sweaty, terribly handsome—in short, a born magician. But even as... More  →
Now You See Me VS. The Incredible Burt Wonderstone: Which MAGIC MOVIE Do You Want to See?

5 Awesome Insights From the Writer of Beautiful Creatures

By Josh PeriloNovember 8, 2012
If you're like us, you are MORE THAN PSYCHED for the movie version of Beautiful Creatures. Crazy magic in the... More  →
5 Awesome Insights From the Writer of Beautiful Creatures