Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: 10 Dark Nautical Novels

Column by Leah Dearborn
Some darker materials for your beach reading pleasure.

Book vs. Films: "The Birds"

Column by Christopher Shultz May 13, 2019
In honor of Daphne du Maurier's birthday, let's take a look at one of her most famous short stories, the Hitchcock film that eclipsed it, and two other adaptations virtually no one knows about.

The 10 Best Lookalikes In Fiction

Column by Meredith Borders
On this Look Alike Day (it's a thing), we review the best doppelgängers in fiction.

5 Explosive Gothic Bonfires

Column by Leah Dearborn September 24, 2015
Is there an underlying reason for this theme, or do old mansions just make really good tinder for marshmallow roasting?

Real Life Authors As Fictional Characters

Column by Meredith Borders May 23, 2012
What happens when writers become characters?