Sherlock Holmes Easter Eggs in A STUDY IN CHARLOTTE

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The game is afoot, fellow Sherlockians! Here’s Brittany Cavallaro, author of A Study In Charlotte, with a cheat sheet for all kinds of fun Sherlock tie-ins that she slipped into her book. If you’re a diehard Sherlock Holmes fan (whether … Read More

The Ultimate Guide to Making a Wish

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When you wish upon a . . . jar of moonshine? That’s right, good ol’ fashioned, magical wish-granting moonshine is the focus of Kate Karyus Quinn’s imaginative new novel, Down with the Shine. In the novel, Lennie brings her uncle’s … Read More

Kelley Armstrong’s Goodbye Letter to Her Characters

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It’s never easy to say goodbye – especially if you’re an author saying goodbye to your beloved main characters! The Age of Legends trilogy comes to a close with the last book, Forest of Ruin. Keep reading for New York Times … Read More

Nerd Alert #15: Let’s Talk About Aliens

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Calling all Nerds! In honor of his new book DARK ENERGY, sci-fi expert Robison Wells is reprising his Nerd Alert series, where he explores newsworthy nerd moment from somewhere in the pop culture universe. Since DARK ENERGY (on sale now!) … Read More

DIY Rock Painting with Amy Zhang!

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In her new book, This Is Where the World Ends, Amy Zhang tells the story of Janie and Micah who’ve been secret best friends since elementary school–spending their time hanging out at a rock quarry in their town. It’s the … Read More

Alternative Endings to Your Favorite Fairy Tales

Author Guest Posts, Fairy Tales!, Pop Culture

And so they all lived happily ever after . . . OR DID THEY????????? Have you ever thought that it’s a little too convenient that fairy tales always end at the perfect moment? The princess kisses the prince, they get … Read More

The 5 Evilest Fairy Tale Villains of All Time

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If being bad is wrong, then I don’t want to be right. No story is complete without the perfect, terrible villain, and fairy tales have some of the creepiest ones to offer. We asked C.J. Redwine, author of the Snow … Read More

Meet Victoria Aveyard and Sophie Jordan on Tour

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Victoria Aveyard, author of GLASS SWORD, and Sophie Jordan, author of REIGN OF SHADOWS, are headed to a city near you to talk about their epic new fantasy novels! Two amazing authors on one tour? Sign us up! ***Don’t miss … Read More

10 Essential Pop Culture Assassins

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They have a job to do, and they’re going to do it. There is something alluring in our culture about assassins, a person who kills someone for pay or as their profession. They’re not killing for personal reasons, or because … Read More

8 Things Rebecca Podos Learned From Books

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The sneaky thing about books is that sometimes when you think you’re reading for fun, you’re actually learning something new that you can totally use in real life. In The Mystery of Hollow Places, Imogene Scott’s mystery novelist father goes … Read More

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