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

By ElodieAugust 17, 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

What to Do If You Left Your Summer Reading to the Last Minute

By ElodieAugust 15, 2017
There is nothing worse than waking up and realizing it’s August and you didn’t do a lick of summer reading. The Great... More  →
What to Do If You Left Your Summer Reading to the Last Minute

How to Tell If a Guy Likes You (According to Classic Literature)

By ElodieJuly 25, 2017
As near as I can tell, men are an unfathomable conundrum. I know this not from personal experience (the last time I... More  →
How to Tell If a Guy Likes You (According to Classic Literature)

13 Books That Went from 0 to 100 Real Quick

By ElodieJuly 20, 2017
When it comes to books, there is a Point A and a Point B, and then a bunch of stuff that happens... More  →
13 Books That Went from 0 to 100 Real Quick

Classic Novels Summed Up By Someone Who Has Never Read Them

By ElodieJune 1, 2017
Despite certain grandiose and easily disprovable claims I sometimes make on first dates, no one has yet managed to read every book... More  →
Classic Novels Summed Up By Someone Who Has Never Read Them

10 Literary Characters Who Would've Been Better Off If They Hadn't Splurged on Avocado Toast

By ElodieMay 31, 2017
As we all know, the reason millennials can’t afford to buy houses is because they spend anywhere between $10 and $8,000 on... More  →
10 Literary Characters Who Would've Been Better Off If They Hadn't Splurged on Avocado Toast

How Fictional Characters Would Break Up With You Over Text

By ElodieMay 25, 2017
Breaking up can be tough. One minute you’re in love, the next minute you’re returning his letters and he’s plotting... More  →
How Fictional Characters Would Break Up With You Over Text

QUIZ: What's Your Homeric Epithet?

By ElodieMay 24, 2017
If you were a character in Greek mythology, odds are Homer called you "lion-hearted Achilles" or "Ares, sacker of cities" or "Hector,... More  →
QUIZ: What's Your Homeric Epithet?

5 Literary Antagonists Who Were Technically the Good Guys, If You Think About It

By ElodieMay 11, 2017
All fictional characters exist on a sliding scale of hero and villain, except for Umbridge, who’s just pure dagnasty evil and the... More  →
5 Literary Antagonists Who Were Technically the Good Guys, If You Think About It