The 1920s saw a certain corner of the world suddenly believing in fairies. Here's how one book in particular helped spread belief.
The Peanuts gang have found a place in almost every creative medium, Including the Top 100! Here's the history of Snoopy vs. The Red Baron.
A journey back to The Bridges of Madison County.
Share that link right now or ruin your reading life! Do it, do it now! Or, a brief history of chain letters.
Learn more about the Los Angeles librarian who took on Dewey, fought against book bans, and tried to make the library a place for everyone.
The histories of these queer literary icons — who advocated through writing and books — should be part of the mainstream conversation.
You may know her from The Breakfast Club or Pretty in Pink; let’s fall down the rabbit hole of the bookish life of Molly Ringwald, shall we?
In this guide to major book awards, historical background is given, as well as categories, processes, and timelines.
Welcome to the linguistic thunderdome! Here's the 45-year history of the O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships in Austin, TX.
Frog and Toad are having a moment—but who was their creator? I write about the genesis of the series and the life of Arnold Lobel.