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9 Best Christmas Carol Adaptations

Ward off the bah humbugs with these 9 amazing adaptations of Charles Dickens's classic Christmas Carol.

By DeAnna Janes

Listen Up: 6 Literary Podcasts for Book Lovers

When you've exhausted your audio book collection, these literary podcasts will tide you over.

By Alison Currie

Do You Have A Book Hoarding Problem?

Book hoarding is a real disease. Seek treatment now.

By Jessica Ferri

Live Your Own Life: 10 Inspiring Facts About Margaret Mitchell

The Gone with the Wind author was a woman ahead of her time.

By Jessica Ferri

Who Should Be The Next Bond, James Bond?

Cast your vote for the next great 007.

By Jessica Ferri

15 Famous Books That Were Initially Rejected

As Samuel Beckett once said: "Try again. Fail again. Fail better."

By Jessica Ferri

Crimson Peak: The Love Child of Poe and Brontë

Guillermo del Toro's latest film is a sexy survey of Gothic literature.

By Jessica Ferri

Literary Pilgrimage: Sleepy Hollow, New York

October is the perfect month to visit Washington Irving's favorite town—and the setting for his spine tingling short story, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

By Jessica Ferri

Wes Anderson’s Love Affair with Literature

In Wes Anderson's films, books offer solace and keep a record of people and places past.

By Jessica Ferri

Gloria Steinem on Domestic Violence and Next Time, She’ll Be Dead

Ann Jones's revolutionary work offers powerful insight into domestic violence.

By Gloria Steinem

20 Literary Twitter Feeds to Follow Right Now

The Twitterati will keep you in the literary know.

By Jessica Ferri

Top 20 Prequels of All Time

We forged through books, TV, and movies to bring you a list of the best prequels out there.

By DeAnna Janes

How Many Banned Books Can You Guess?

More than 11,300 books have been banned or challenged across the globe. Take our quiz to find out how many you know.

By Morgan Ratner

How Books Really Get Banned

"Banning books is one thing, killing them is something else."

By Grace Srinivasiah

Literary Pilgrimage: Asheville, North Carolina

Head to the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains to tour an important town for four major American writers.

By Jessica Ferri

Which Mega Popular Fall Book Should You Read?

You don't have time to read them all, so take this quiz to find your perfect book of the season.

By Jessica Ferri

14 Book Lovers to Follow on Instagram

These book-centric Instagram accounts will give a serious reading problem (as if you don't have one already).

By Jessica Ferri

Gloria Steinem on Pat Conroy’s The Great Santini

The Great Santini stands as a classic account of families shaped by the rigid patriarchy around them.

By Gloria Steinem

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