News by Christopher Shultz March 12, 2013 (6) comments
Though previously supportive, Meyer now says the erotic series isn't her cup of tea, and feels it's fundamentally different from her own work.
Column by Rob D. Young December 27, 2012 (24) comments
Ready your pitchforks! This unironic defense of 'Twilight' examines the strengths and weaknesses of the series while encouraging writers to learn from the story's success.
News by Kimberly Turner September 13, 2012 (8) comments
After hitting 17 million readers on Wattpad, 18-year-old Abigail Gibbs scores big with her bloodier, edgier, more British version of 'Twilight.'
News by Kimberly Turner August 2, 2012 (7) comments
Another day, another seven-figure ‘Twilight’ fanfic deal. Even a deliberately awful parody created by trollish comics became a bestseller overnight. Is the ‘Fifty Shades’ formula the way to fast cash?
Column by Kimberly Turner July 6, 2012 (7) comments
It's not a stretch to assume that if you like the book or author, you'll buy the T-shirt, coffee mug, or bookmark. But what about the panties, shower curtain, and Ouija board?
News by Dave Reuss July 2, 2012 (1) comments
Think you can get away with stealing library books? Not in New Mexico.
Column by Karina Wilson April 5, 2012 (6) comments
After the runaway success of the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trilogy, LURID compares it to some other well-thumbed examples of erotic fiction, including its BDSM bedmate, 'The Story of O'.
News by Rob W. Hart March 16, 2012 (3) comments
'Fifty Shades of Grey', the mommy porn Twilight fan-fiction novel that's tearing up the charts, is attracting attention from Hollywood, and starting discussions about the "art" of fan fiction.
News by Rob W. Hart March 12, 2012 (8) comments
'Mommy Porn' indie FIFTY SHADES OF GREY is the latest out-of-nowhere runaway bestseller.
News by Rob W. Hart January 4, 2012 (1) comments
Would 'Twilight' have been different if written by authors who were actually good? Probably. Let's discuss.
Interview by Keith Rawson December 20, 2011 (7) comments
LitReactor sits down with legendary Tennessee novelist, William Gay, to discuss his career, his influences, and his long awaited new novel.
News by Rob W. Hart November 22, 2011 (8) comments
Social literary site Goodreads put together a graph outlining how its readers reviewed Twilight, breaking down the positive and negative impressions by state.
News by Rob W. Hart October 31, 2011 (4) comments
Vampire Queen Anne Rice has sparked quite a bit of discussion on her Facebook page about the sparkly nature of vampires.