Jasper Fforde's 'Thursday Next' Series, the Natural Progression for Harry Potter Fans

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at Jasper Fforde's 'Thursday Next' series (starting with 'The Eyre Affair') as a spiritual companion to Harry Potter.
‘Fantastic Beasts’ Slated for Trilogy Treatment

‘Fantastic Beasts’ Slated for Trilogy Treatment

News by Raine Winters March 2, 2016
November 2016 can’t come soon enough!

The Architecture of Fantasy: How Authors Use Real Places To Build Imaginary Ones

Column by Leah Dearborn February 19, 2016
Sometimes our world and others overlap, like the center of a Venn diagram. These new worlds that still retain vestiges of our own offer a unique angle; they allow the author to make comparisons.

6 Women Who Changed the Face of Publishing

Column by Cath Murphy August 19, 2015
Male writers might get more than their fair share of attention, but if being a woman is good enough for Joan Didion then it's good enough for me.
France Sweeps Britain in European Quidditch Finals

France Sweeps Britain in European Quidditch Finals

News by Raine Winters
Watch on as muggles hop around on broomsticks during the IRL version of the fictional game.

The Third Hobbit Movie Made Me Sad and Hollywood's New Addiction For Splitting Adaptations Sucks

Column by Rob Hart February 16, 2015
The third Hobbit movie pretty definitely proves: The new trend of splitting small books into multiple movies isn't doing the source material any favors. Will it end? (Probably not.)
Menahem Asher Silva Vargas and his collection

Accio Times A Million: Harry Potter's #1 Collector

News by Peter Derk
A man who has broken the record for largest Harry Potter collection gets a mixed reception online.

All Growed Up: New Harry Potter Story Published by J.K. Rowling

News by Riki Cleveland July 8, 2014
J.K. Rowling has published a new Harry Potter story on Pottermore.

Storyville: 3 Essential Books You Should Read in Every Major Genre

Column by Richard Thomas June 14, 2013
Here are three essential books you should read in every major genre.
GoodReads Choice Awards Winners

The Results Are In: GoodReads Announces Choice Awards Winners

News by Christopher Shultz
Some surprising results, some not-so-much, but with such a robust list of popular books, it's a good time to be a reader.
JK Rowling reveals that she almost killed off Ron Weasley

JK Rowling: Ron Weasley Almost Didn't Make It To The End

News by Rob Hart October 31, 2011
JK Rowling has revealed that she nearly killed Ron Weasley halfway through the Harry Potter series out of 'spite.'