Looking for Ghosts and Feeling Spooky

By Kristi S. Ok, here’s the situation: I hate being scared. You will never see me at a horror movie, except the one time I was tricked into going. My friends told me we were seeing Brave (ironic, right?). I don’t do haunted houses, I don’t like being out in the dark, I’ve never read […]

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In the Midst of Weird History

by Emily Z Pssst! Hey there, fine and goodly readers–just checking in with you at the midpoint of our journey through time and also the month of October. It’s hard to believe we’re already halfway through the Weird History edition of our Beyond Bestsellers series and I hope it’s been suitably, satisfyingly strange so far. I […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Weird History

by Emily Z. It’s a new month and that means a new Beyond Bestsellers theme! This October, we’re all about keeping it weird and historical with some weird history. What is that? Is that a genre of book now? Yes. Why just weird history, you ask? Well, the thing about history is that there’s a […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Short & Sweet

by Kimberly P. Alas, nothing gold can stay and as we’ve bid farewell to summer, so we’ve come to the end of this month’s Beyond Bestsellers: Short Stories theme. While this reading challenge may be on its final paragraph, it’s not too late to try our quiz and see what might be a good fit for […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Strange Speculations

by Emily Z. Once upon a time, I couldn’t stand short stories. Eventually I learned I was just reading the wrong ones. In celebration of this month’s Beyond Bestseller’s theme, I’m sharing some of my newly discovered besties. The collections I’ve collected here are all certainly something else, something quite other and strange. Their tales […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Short Stories

by Kimberly P. Welcome to another round of Beyond Bestsellers! This month we’ll be tackling short stories (Yes, I know short stories are more a “format” than a “genre” but bear with me.) Short stories are probably one of my favorite formats to read, especially with the weather starting to cool down. What’s better than sitting with […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Reading the Rainbow – LGBTQIA+

By Kaley C. I’m so excited to take you all into another month of Beyond Bestsellers. We’re exploring LGBTQIA+ books this round, a personal favorite of mine. These novels and narratives feature folks that identify as LGBTQIA+, but the range of subjects or topics are wide. Here, I’ll share some different genres and titles that’ll pique your interest […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Now back to your regularly scheduled programming

By Grant P. The month is nearly over so why not wrap it up with a few more film adaptations. Did you find any new films to watch or books to read?  Discover any new genres or movies? You can always go back and take the quiz, to discover more great adaptations or check out Kim’s […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Anime/Manga Film Adaptations

by Kimberly P. For this month, we’re diving back into Beyond Bestsellers, and our theme is Film Adaptations. I thought to myself, Self why not talk about film adaptations of some of my favorite manga? I’ve written a few posts before about my love of manga and anime, and so I’ll try to avoid repeating titles […]

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Beyond Bestsellers: Film Adaptations

by Grant P. As one of your film bloggers, I have yet to experience the joy and honored duty of taking you along the joyous path that is Beyond Bestsellers. Whether this was due to my perceived lack of ability to provide content on books or perhaps a refusal to volunteer on my part is […]

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