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A Heart’s a Heavy Burden: 10 Books Like HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE

If you're looking for stories like Diana Wynne Jones' classic tale, check out these fantastical books like HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE.

How EARWIG AND THE WITCH Helped Me Understand the Benefits of Horror for Kids

We don't necessarily think of the horror genre as being a great benefit to kids. Earwig and the Witch shows us how we're wrong.

Why I Love Trickster Figures

From Loki to the Weasley twins, tricksters and con artists are some of literature's most entertaining characters.

4 Books with Sensible Heroines

One reader muses on her love for sensible heroines in fiction.

The Book Adaptations of Hayao Miyazaki

I don’t know if you’re a fan of filmmaker and animator Hayao Miyazaki. There are reasons you might not be. ...