Courtney Rodgers

Courtney is a Texas-based writer and editor, who holds a B.A. in Theatre and Creative Writing. In the past ten years, she has traveled to exactly ten different countries, performing, teaching English, and eating foods she would never eat back home. Courtney's greatest accomplishment is keeping her houseplants and rosebushes alive. Twitter:@wednesdaythinks Website: courtneyrodgersediting.com

In Defense of the “Modern” Adaptation

In defense of the modern adaptation of classics.

8 Great Plays About Social Justice

These compelling plays about social justice are not only entertainment, but also seek to provide perspective and provoke thought.

Albert Uderzo, Creator of Asterix Comics, Dies at 92

Albert Uderzo, creator of the Asterix comics series, has died at 92.

Title Trend: The Occupation’s Daughter

Clockmakers, astrologers, ringmasters and all the daughters that accompany these occupations. Check out these books that follow the title trend.

More Than Toys: Exploring History With American Girl

For one reader, AMERICAN GIRL was more than a favorite book series and doll: it was a lifestyle.

How to Host A Reading Party

How to throw a reading party that is perfect for all of your fellow bookworm friends.

10 of the Best Musicals Adapted From Books

It's not unlikely that some of your favorite musicals are based on books. Prepare for a song and dance number with these musicals adapted from books.

Do-It-Yourself: OUTLANDER Style

Dive into your passion for OUTLANDER and get crafty with these patterns for knitting, stitchery, and more.

How Library Social Workers Provide Community Support

Through the work of a social worker with the DC Public Library, we're taking a look at the role and community support provided by library social workers.

7 Books Like THE FAREWELL

These books make for excellent reading after seeing the film THE FAREWELL.

6 of the Best Sick Day Reads

Down for the count thanks to cold and flu season? We got you with a few sick day books that'll keep your mind off the sniffles and on the page.

6 Novels Based on Iconic Comic Characters

Whether you're a regular comic reader or a movie fan, these novels based on comic book characters provide more content with your favorites.

Jasmine Guillory and Casey McQuiston on Royalty and Romance

What one reader learned about royalty and romance as depicted in works by Jasmine Guillory and Casey McQuiston, and discussed during a panel.

7 Books of Folkloric Fiction

These seven books of folkloric fiction take their inspiration from mythology and folktales from all over the world.

5 Southern Plays You Should Have Read Already

To understand the culture and the themes of literature from the U.S. South, read one, or all, of the Southern plays on this list--and watch them if you can.