Just because it's popular doesn't mean it's good. We hand down the harsh truth.
Column by Peter Derk July 30, 2018
Did some well-meaning teacher drag you through this one? Me too.
Column by BH Shepherd February 25, 2015
All the ways your favorite childhood bedtime story taught you to be a terrible person.
Column by Daniel Hope April 16, 2014
Let's just say what we've all been thinking: 'Jane Eyre' sucks.
Column by Rob Blair Young September 25, 2013
Some classics don't quite live up to their reputation, but this one fails on almost every level. I list the flaws then tell you the real reason I hate this book.
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky January 2, 2013
Jack Kerouac's seminal 'On The Road' is considered one of the most important literary works of the 20th century. It is also considered to suck.
Column by Cath Murphy November 21, 2012
Talking tigers, carnivorous islands, an infinitely repeating main character: am I the only one who found 'Life of Pi' just a little bit silly?
Column by Meredith Borders October 26, 2012
Get ready to get angry: Meredith cannot abide your favorite zombie book.
Column by Dave Reuss September 24, 2012
Your revolution is over, Mr. Burroughs. The bums lost. The bums will always lose.
Column by Ed Sikov August 2, 2012
'The Big Sleep,' by Raymond Chandler, is an overrated piece of shit. Here's why.