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Pass/Fail: I Watched BLOODSHOT Which is a Thing That Happened

This is some Venom tier stuff, y'all. By which I mean I enjoyed the hell out of it. And BLOODSHOT is also VERY faithful to its source material.

Bolder and Wiser: 3 Shows About Older Women Writer-Detectives

Get your televisiON with these 3 shows about older women who are writer-detectives.

Book Recommendations for My Animal Crossing Villagers

One Animal Crossing obsessed Rioter envisions the books she'd gift to her fellow island residents and staff, including Tom Nook & Isabelle!

Books Like Animal Crossing to Broaden Your New Horizons

While your villager heads to sleep or waits for the store to open, here are some books like Animal Crossing goodness to check out!

What If The Little Mermaid Learned Sign Language? Thoughts About Fairytales and Disability

An analysis of disability in fairytales, from disability memoirs, THE WITCHER, and PET. Can disability stories in fairytales be used to transform society?

Stream These Literary Movies Now With Early Releases Due To Coronavirus

Sit back and relax with Emma Woodhouse or raise a little hell with Harley Quinn during your quarantine. Go ahead, you can stream these literary movies now!

SNOWPIERCER and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Fan Theories

Taking a look at the fan theory that the SNOWPIERCER adaptation is secretly a dark sequel to CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY.

5 CASTLEVANIA Characters Who Deserve Origin Comics

I rocketed through season 3 of CASTLEVANIA on Netflix and there are some characters I'd like to know more about. Perhaps some comics are in order...

Graphic Novels to Read if You Like THE GHOST BRIDE

Have you read Yangsze Choo's THE GHOST BRIDE? Watch the Netflix adaptation? If you've enjoyed either (or both) try these 5 graphic novels!

6 of the Best Books About Marilyn Monroe

if you are in the market for some interesting and trustworthy nonfiction about the Hollywood icon, here are 6 books about Marilyn Monroe to check out!

The Importance of the Book in Greta Gerwig’s LITTLE WOMEN

Get the deets on the bookbinding scene in Greta Gerwig's new adaptation of LITTLE WOMEN.

Taika Waititi to Make Roald Dahl Series for Netflix

Taika Waititi will write, direct, and executive produce two animated Roald Dahl series for Netflix.

Literary Video Games, an Exciting Realm for Storytelling

One reader discusses some of their favorite literary video games, which use text, plot, and character development to deliver their full experience.

The Connection Between Jane Austen’s EMMA and AMÉLIE

Taking a look at the striking similarities between Jane Austen's EMMA and Jean-Pierre Jeunet's AMÉLIE, as well as the protagonists' differences.

New to Netflix: The Latest Shows and Movies Based on Books

If you're a "read-the-book-first" person, here is a list of 15 TV series and movies based on books that are new to Netflix in January and February of 2020.