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A Brief History of 7 Book Heists

You shouldn't take a page from these criminals' books. While library theft and the black market rare book trade can offer up million-dollar scores, there are plenty of reasons why these thefts don't work out.

The 6 Best Books by Sagittarius Authors

It's November 22nd, which means until December 21st, it's Sagittarius season. Sagittarius is one of the most adventurous signs in the zodiac, with freedom and exploration as its highest priorities.

10 Voltaire Quote to Make Us Wise Beyond Our Years

Nothing can strike a chord with a literature buff or historian quite like the name Voltaire. The distinct pen name of French Enlightenment writer and philosopher Francois-Marie Arouet, has made its way through history books and some would say the literary canon.

Top 5 Most Crazy Expensive Book Deals

'Riches' and 'creative writing' are not words that many people would associate. Writers are far more notorious for their eccentricities than for their stackloads of cash. But just because something is unlikely doesn't mean that it's impossible. Writers can score wild book deals...

10 Ezra Pound Quotes to Make You a True Poet

October 30th marks the birthday of one of the greatest American poets. Ezra Pound has set a high standard in what poetry is and what it means. From his work in the modern poetry movement to the development of Imagism, Pound was and still is a literary legend.

 

The Top 13 Nightmare Struggles All Writers Can Relate To

Ah, to be a writer! Creating your own world; sharing the joy, laughter, and/or tears of your characters; and seeing the characters who've become your best friends have a happy ending that you created, (unless you're George R. R. Martin of course.)

 

11 Adorable Cats Wearing Literary Halloween Costumes

Everyone knows that cats are the best part of Halloween, and that book lovers are partial to both felines and the celebration of All Hallows Eve. So we've put together a comprehensive list of amazing cats wearing literary Halloween costumes. 

 

 

5 Most Frequently Banned LGBT+ Classics

October is LGBTQIA+ History Month, which means it's time to celebrate the stories so many writers and individuals have been (and sometimes still are) unable to tell. These five novels have persisted through ruthless bans and censorship efforts to fill our hearts and our bookcases.

 

5 Books to Read if 'Hocus Pocus' Put a Spell On You

Aside from the holiday season, I’d say Halloween is also one of the most wonderful times of the year. The buzz leading up to October 31st and all the spooky, fun things that come with it are exciting as hell. Everyone has a costume to plan and party invites are going out.