General

General

5 Reasons to Read After the Game

after the game
by Sam Benson

Guys, I’m so excited because the third book in the Field Party series, After the Game, is finally here! I’m such a big Abbi Glines fan that I knew even before opening this book that I would love it. Still, I was blown away by how much I fell in love with this story and […]

Read More
General

50 of the Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World

cosmindragomir.info
by Julie Jarema

1. Albertine Bookstore (New York, NY)  This dreamy French bookstore is located in the Payne Whitney Mansion on the Upper East Side, with busts on each floor of French writers and philosophers and even a Balzac bathroom. 2. Waanders In de Broeren (Zwolle, Netherlands) This bookshop is going goth in this 15th-century gothic cathedral. 3. Akateenminen […]

Read More
General

6 Magical Alchemists

alchemical_cosmos-1
by Julie Jarema

The Dark Library is full of secret books on alchemy and ancient remedies, including the Elixir of Life. This becomes vital for Victor Frankenstein when his twin brother Konrad falls ill. When doctors prove to be unsatisfactory, Victor takes it upon himself to risk his own life as he embarks on a quest to create […]

Read More
General

Why I Don’t Believe in Soulmates

connect-20333_1280
by Jess Harold

As a new Shadowhunter convert, I had over ten years of catching up to do on all the amazing books Cassandra Clare has given us. So when I finally got to Lady Midnight, I really sympathized with Emma’s struggle to keep her romantic feelings at bay for her parabatai, Julian. But there were a few reasons not to […]

Read More
General

A Glossary of Zombie Nicknames

zombies
by Sarah Jane Abbott

If the zombie apocalypse hits, you’ll need to know what to call the undead creatures that have taken over your neighborhood. You wouldn’t want to be the clueless person running around shouting, “Please, someone help me, there’s a…thing…after me!”  To that end, here is a helpful glossary of the wide range of zombie monikers used […]

Read More
General

Like The Vampire Diaries? Try This!

TBT-COVER
by Jill Hacking

Like This? Try this! Why? First of all, both of these intoxicating sagas come from the same genius mind: L. J. Smith. The TV show Vampire Diaries is based on her book series of the same name. One thing I love about TVD is that there are so many storylines going on, and I’m invested […]

Read More
General

My Predictions: The Rattled Bones

RattledBones
by Jill Hacking

Guess who’s back and ready to spoil another book with her powers of prediction? Me, obvs. Honestly, I’m getting so good at it that I don’t even have to read books anymore. Well ok, I still do, but it’s just to prove that I’m right. Or *ahem* ok…so maybe I wasn’t exactly right last time…but […]

Read More
General

The Different Rules of Magic

Magic header
by Casey Nugent

So far I am loving Riveted’s Summer of Supernatural! We’re spending these two weeks celebrating everything mystical, mysterious, or unexplainable with some great free reads and extended excerpts (check them out here!) One of my favorite things about the different supernatural worlds that these books inhabit is that they all work on their own set […]

Read More
General

7 Cryptids We Secretly Believe are Real

Creepy Forest
by Casey Nugent

Samantha Berger, the protagonist of Sasquatch, Love, and Other Imaginary Things finds her parents completely embarrassing. But her parents aren’t the usual brand of whipping-out-the-baby-photos-to-boyfriends humiliating — they’re Bigfoot hunters who spend most of their weeks trekking through the wilds of Ohio in search of the illusive Sasquatch. To make matters even more blush-inducing for […]

Read More