the hunger games

There Are Actually A Lot Of Untold 'Hunger Games' Stories Left

Perhaps fans have haven't seen the last of Katniss Everdeen after all. According to Variety, Lionsgate executives hope to reboot The Hunger Games franchise in one way or another. But what would a Hunger Games sequel be about? Well, during a recently…
By Briana Hansen

The 'Everything, Everything' Trailer Song Is Epic

Even without the gut-busting soul-stomping vocalization of the U.S.A's Queen Beyoncé, the first trailer for Everything, Everything would feel like an emotional roller coaster ride. The movie (and corresponding trailer) adapted from Nicola Yoon's…
By Jordana Lipsitz

How Fictional Heroines Teach Us About Resistance

So. Here we are, world. Last weekend we witnessed the largest protest in U.S. history, as millions across the nation (and the globe) took to the streets to demand equal rights. But it's going to be a long four years. We can't afford to lose…
By Charlotte Ahlin

Foreign Book Covers That Missed The Mark

Books should be printed and published in every language, every country, and for everyone — at least, that's how I feel. However, sometimes there's a misunderstanding or translation issue — and not always in the word department. There are some…
By Alex Weiss

Is 'Chaos Walking' The Next 'Divergent'?

As a massive fan of both The Hunger Games and Divergent franchises, I've been jonesing for a worthy replacement in my life because hello, both series' are amazing. With the former franchise complete and the latter waiting to release its final…
By Allie Gemmill

Write Dystopian Fiction For NaNoWriMo? Watch This

National Novel Writing Month is over halfway done, but if you're writing dystopian fiction for NaNoWriMo, you need to watch this TED-Ed video to understand both the history of the genre and how dystopias work: how they are thought up, grown,…
By Kristian Wilson

11 Totally Unique Journals For Readers

When you're an avid reader, the urge to write pops up in the least likely of circumstances. And whether you're an aspiring writer or not, writing reviews on your favorite (or least favorite) books comes naturally, especially in the age of Goodreads.…
By Alex Weiss

6 Literary Halloween Costumes For Couples

Couples who read together, stay together. And couples who dress up for Halloween together, look amazing together. Whether you already have a few Halloween parties or events you're planning on going to, or you just want to dress up for the heck of it…
By Alex Weiss

These Book Weddings Can Inspire Your Own Big Day

When it comes to being a book nerd, it's practically second nature to fantasize about your bookish wedding (that is, if you're someone who wants to get married). Taking themes from books to create an inspired book-themed wedding is one thing, but…
By Alex Weiss

A Hunger Games Coloring Book Is Arriving This Fall

Rejoice, Tributes, because a Hunger Games coloring book is arriving this fall! The World of The Hunger Games: The Official Coloring Book contains 96 pages worth of Hunger Games-themed patterns and scenes from the four movies, including Katniss and…
By Kristian Wilson

J. Law Is 'Forbes' Highest Paid Actress Of 2016

Over the years, even Hollywood's biggest stars haven't been immune to the gender wage gap. But if there's one Hollywood actress who is making a difference in terms of closing the wage gap in Hollywood, it's Jennifer Lawrence. Lawrence landed the top…
By Michelle Lulic

7 Quotes On Writing From Suzanne Collins

As the author of the beloved The Hunger Games series, Suzanne Collins has made a huge impact on the world of books and YA literature over the last decade. So, when I stumble upon Suzanne Collins quotes about writing, I pay attention. Collins has and…
By Alex Weiss

18 Fictional Characters I Will Always Hate

There are characters in books that you just love no matter what, so much so you wish they were real and could be your BFF. Then there are characters in books that you absolutely loathe, so much so that you didn't realize you had the capability to…
By Alex Weiss

Why There Needs To Be A Third ‘SOTTP' Movie ASAP

I know I wasn’t the only one who saw it. On Friday of last week, all four of the lead actresses in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants got together for one heck of a reunion. And in the wake of the amazing pictures that American Ferrera, Blake…
By Emily Lackey

The 'Me Before You' Cast Is Inspired

The casting process for any movie is an important, but even more so when the film is drawing from a book. For readers who likely have very specific versions of the characters in their heads, a movie can be ruined by poor casting choices. Fortunately…
By Martha Sorren

'Me Before You' & 'Game Of Thrones' Are Similar

For some actors, appearing in a major movie or television show can limit a career. They can be pigeonholed by both viewers and directors as only being able to do one type of role. Not so for Me Before You stars Sam Claflin and Emilia Clarke who…
By Martha Sorren

Jena Malone Is Officially A Mom

This Hunger Games star has some very happy news. Jena Malone welcomed a baby boy with her boyfriend Ethan DeLorenzo, she announced on Instagram Tuesday. As you can tell by the photo below, Malone and DeLorenzo can't tear their eyes away from their…
By Allyson Koerner

Suzanne Collins Honored At Author's Guild Dinner

On the evening of May 25, publishing professionals and authors gathered at Capitale in Manhattan to celebrate the legacy and impact of The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins at the 24th Annual Authors Guild Dinner. Collins received the Award for…
By Cristina Arreola

This Is The Internet's Favorite Book

If you'd asked me to guess the Internet's favorite book, I probably would have said one of the Harry Potter books. (If you've ever tried criticizing Harry Potter online, as I've made the mistake of doing, you'll see why I might assume that.) But it…
By Emma Oulton

Harry Potter Causes Brain Damage, Says Headmaster

An English headmaster — who is clearly Voldemort in disguise — has urged parents to ban fantasy novels from their children's reading lists, because Harry Potter causes brain damage. Seriously, folks, I can't make this stuff up. Graeme Whiting is the…
By Kristian Wilson