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11 Audiobooks to Help You Lose Your Audio Virginity

The Audiophiles is a regular column in which contributors Rachel S. and Cassandra chat about the latest and greatest audiobooks on their ...

Fitness for Book Nerds

I was recently able to start working out again after a long hiatus, thanks to a slow-healing injury that’s finally almost ...

New Cover for HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS Revealed

Over the last few months, Scholastic has revealed the new cover art for everyone’s favorite boy wizard. Here’s the final installment ...

Jewelry for Fictional Characters

Hermione Granger (Harry Potter series): For this bad-ass, bushy-haired bookworm, I chose a Victorian era book locket. In the world ...

Visit Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley with Google Street View

Pay a visit to your favorite fictional shops–pick up books at Flourish and Blotts, stop into Eeylops Owl Emporium to make a ...

Summer Travel: The Top 5 Places I’d Go If Fiction Were Open to Tourists

Ah, summer, the season of vacations for people who like to travel, or of staying inside and reading lots of ...

Coursera Lit Class Wishlist

When Cassandra wrote about free open courses you can take online back in September, she mentioned that one of the ...

New Cover for HARRY POTTER & THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN

  New paperback editions of the Harry Potter series are coming this fall, and Scholastic has been teasing us by ...

Books to Read After a Break-Up

Breakups suck. Always. No matter whose fault it is – if it even is anyone’s fault – they just suck. ...

“Listening to Books is Cheating” and 7 More Myths About Audiobooks

  A few years back, I found myself in a situation where I needed to fold 300 origami peacocks in ...

True Confessions of A Spoiler Addict

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones (all the series), the Harry Potter series and The Hunger Games, ...

Potential Husbands from YA Fantasy: A Comparison Chart

There’s something special about the men of YA fantasy. They’re charming, well-intentioned, earnest, and usually attractive. They’re also often good ...

Roger Ebert’s Best Reviews of Movies Based on Books

When I heard last week that Roger Ebert passed away after his long battle with cancer, I thought of two ...

Sorting GAME OF THRONES Characters into Hogwarts Houses

I’m a book nerd, which I’m sure you’re only mildly surprised to learn given the site you’re on, reading a ...

Literary House Hunters

I have a well-developed obsession with House Hunters International—you know, that show where people move to exotic locales and see ...