A great day for every book lover is when we find out that our favorite book will be coming to the big screen. What's better than that? When you know all the details like who's in it, the release date, and even get to see the trailer!
If you are one of the many for whom hobbits, wizards, and tales that include liberal amounts of drinking, singing, and fellbeasts make you feel a certain kind of way, then you have undoubtedly heard about the Lord of the Rings prequel series that Amaz
Many words have been spoken this year. I’ve spoken probably over 100, and I know at least seven people, so that’s already putting us over 800 words. Now imagine all of the thousands of people on the planet saying words.
Douglas Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is a rightful classic, and the series it inspired continues to attract new audiences. He was a funny, clever man and his perspective on life, the universe, and everything is hilariously bleak.
Everything bad happens very quickly and it all happens around the beginning of winter. Maybe your grandpa died (he did), maybe your dog’s suddenly getting old (she is), maybe there’s a long line of romantic and professional and social disappointments at every corner of your life (there are).
Sylvia Plath is one of the most surprising poets to read if you’re not already familiar. Probably the only thing a lot of people know about her is her suicide, which is sad. Her poetry is fueled by her struggles with manic depression, and is often funny.
I could read nonfiction books and textbooks all day long. But sometimes nothing makes me reflect as much as a few thoughts and words on life.
I'm sure you've heard of Nicholas Sparks, and even if you're not a fan, you know his romance novels have touched the hearts of millions, especially since most of them get turned into movies fairly quickly!
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is blowing audiences away because it’s Star Wars and it’s amazing. It’s just a great franchise that makes people happy. The quirky droids are like comedians, the jedi are like superheroes, and the spaceships are like boats but in space.
Riverdale has it all as far as young adult fiction goes. A close-knit group of high schoolers ban together to follow and solve the mysteries of their small town.
Few poets are as unanimously respected as Federico García Lorca. His poetry’s definitely sentimental, but he never relies on cliche. His lines are spread far and wide on every social media platform, which obviously he never would have suspected, having been executed in 1936.
Sometimes you just need a little wisdom to get you through the day and, I'll tell ya, Tolkien is one of the wisest. Here are ten quirky, optimistic, beautiful, and enlightening quotes from The Lord of the Rings trilogy that we all need.