Sadie Trombetta

This New Book Is Helping Me Move Past My Own Body Insecurities

Have you ever picked up a book or a poem or a collection of essays and felt as though the author was writing about your life, your experiences, your feelings, or maybe even your deepest, darkest thoughts? She may be from a tiny town in New Zealand, b…
By Sadie Trombetta

5 Classic Novels By Women That Are Short Enough To Finish In One Sitting

It's nearly halfway through summer, do you know how your summer reading goals are doing? If you're trying to check more of your TBR list but aren't sure how to get it all done before fall hits, try picking up one of these short but compelling classi…
By Sadie Trombetta

How To Help Refugee Children — And Get Some Amazing Bookish Prizes In The Process

Ever since the Trump administration began separating refugee families under its strict zero-tolerance immigration policy — one that the president ended via executive order following immense political pressure — people all over the country have been l…
By Sadie Trombetta

Obama's Photographer Has A New Book Coming Out & The Cover Will Make You Miss The Old Days

When former White House photographer Pete Souza announced plans to adapt his popular Instagram feed, which features some seriously hilarious trolling of current president Donald Trump, into a book, his followers could barely contain their excitement.…
By Sadie Trombetta

Jane Austen's Unfinished Novel Is Becoming A TV Series & OMG It Sounds So Good

Romance readers, be prepared to swoon, because I have some pretty incredible news that just might sweep you off of your feet. Jane Austen's unfinished novel Sanditon is being adapted for television for the first time ever, and helming the project is …
By Sadie Trombetta

The 'Goosebumps 2' Trailer Just Dropped & It's Just As Spooky As The R.L. Stine Books

Brace yourselves, horror lovers, because Halloween has come early this year. At least, it has in the trailer for Goosebumps 2, which features a very creepy, very determined Slappy the Living Dummy attempting to bring as many fearsome creatures and fr…
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Emma Roberts's July Pick For Her Book Club Is All About Our Fascination With Dead Girls

With everyone from Oprah and Reese Witherspoon to Emma Watson and Lena Dunham starting their own groups, it seems like nowadays there are more celebrity book clubs than one reader could possibly join, but if you want to join in on a community that re…
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The 17 Cutest Harry Potter Items For Sale At Target Right Now

If you're the kind of person who can't walk by Target's Dollar Spot without buying something that definitely wasn't on your list, you might want to click away now before it's too late. Target has an entire section online devoted to Harry Potter produ…
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This Dark New Novel Is About A Woman Who Checks Out Of Reality For A Year & Goes Into "Hibernation"

In 2018, who among us hasn't dreamed of signing off, checking out, and hibernating for a while? Between the constant breaking news and the devastating, often terrifying stories out of Hollywood, Washington, the border, and everywhere in between, the …
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J.K. Rowling Is Releasing A Mystery Book This Fall Under Her Pseudonym Robert Galbraith

It's been three years since Career of Evil, the third installment in the internationally bestselling Cormoran Strike series, hit shelves, and since then, readers have been holding their breaths waiting for another story from Robert Galbraith, a.k.a. …
By Sadie Trombetta

You Can Soon Buy The First 6 Baby-Sitter's Club Books With The Original Covers Again

When rumors first started going around that The Baby-Sitters Club could be headed back to TV, fans of the mega popular Scholastic book series and the original '90s show were thrilled by the possibility. Unfortunately, the new adaptation has yet to fi…
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5 Classic Novels That Are Short Enough To Finish In One Sitting

Classic novels have a bad reputation for being too long, which is why so many readers avoid them. Who has the time nowadays to sit and read a 1,000 page book? While it is true there are plenty of classic novels with page counts in the quadruple digit…
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5 Books As Twisted & Eerie As 'Sharp Objects' By Gillian Flynn

The long-anticipated adaptation of Sharp Objects, Gillian Flynn's debut novel, has reignited interest in the thriller writer, whose most famous for her novel (and the subsequent movie adaptation) Gone Girl. If you're a fan of Flynn's work, you might …
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'Sharp Objects' Is The Latest Gillian Flynn Book To Hit The Screen & It's A Thrilling Story

On Sunday, the highly anticipated adaptation of Gillian Flynn's novel Sharp Objects premiers on HBO, and if you're looking for a new Sunday night TV obsession, you're going to want to tune in. Directed by Jean-Marc Vallée of Big Little Lies fame and …
By Sadie Trombetta

7 Mystery Books Out In Paperback, So You Can Take Them To The Beach

Every Fourth of July, hoards of happy bookworms head to one of America's beautiful sandy beaches, new novel in hand. If you are one of the lucky ones who plan to spend the holiday having fun in the sun, make sure to grab one of these mystery paperbac…
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5 Books To Read This Fourth Of July For The REAL History Of The United States

Independence Day is right around the corner, but with devastating news like the Supreme Court's decision to uphold Trump's travel ban and the truth about refugee children detention centers dominating headlines around the country every day, it's becom…
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5 YA Fantasy Novels You Can Read In A Single Sitting This Weekend

This past week has been tough, to say the least. If you, like me, need to take a break from the endless cycle of tragic news — one just long enough to reinvigorate you for the marches, protesting, and volunteering ahead — pick up one of these young a…
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Butterbeer Ice Cream Is Coming To Harry Potter World, So Book Your Trip STAT

Sure, chocolate frogs are cute, pumpkin pasties are delicious, and Bertie Bott's Every Flavour Beans are just plain funny — especially if you're not the one eating them — but when it comes to Harry Potter foods, nothing holds a candle to every Potte…
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'Harry Potter & The Cursed Child' Is Officially Coming To The West Coast In 2019

You may have missed it in London, you may not be able to catch it on Broadway, but I have great news for West Coast Potterheads who have been dying to see the franchise's Tony award-winning play: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is coming to San Fra…
By Sadie Trombetta

An Anthony Bourdain Biography Is Coming Out In 2019

In the wake of his tragic death, fans of Anthony Bourdain have turned to his many wonderful books as a way to remember the beloved celebrity chef, television host, and author. Now, readers will have one more title to reach for, because a new Anthony …
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