Harry Melling, best known for playing Dudley Dursley in the ‘Harry Potter’ movies and Harry Beltik in ‘The Queen’s Gambit,’ will play a young Edgar Allan Poe in upcoming movie, ‘The Pale Blue Eye.’
Once upon a midnight dreary, Edgar Allan Poe wrote The Raven, a poem about a talking raven’s mysterious visit to a distraught lover slowly descending into madness. Today is the poem’s 176th anniversary, and to celebrate its publication, here are 5 facts about one of the greatest poetic works in American literature. 5. poe’s wife was deathly ill as he was writing it As Edgar Allan Poe was writing The Raven, his wife Virginia Clemm was suffering from tuberculosis. As I mention in my article on fun facts about the aforementioned poet to celebrate his birthday (found here), Virginia was his …
On this day, 171 years ago, Edgar Allen Poe died for mysterious causes. To honor the legend he left behind, here are five of his lesser-known must-reads. Read to learn more about his life, in addition to adding your Poe-tfolio!
These board games are just what book lovers need to get immersed in their favorite stories. Go check these out for a new and unique literary experience!
Five masked characters from literature who would have had no problem keeping up with safety precautions!