Who needs to sleep ever again? Listen to the Scary Stories to Tell in…

The candy gets eaten and the costumes put away, but the chill that comes with a well told scary story never quite leaves you. Send a few shivers up your spine with the audio version of Alvin Schwartz's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, narrated by actor George S. Irving. » 10/28/12 11:00am 10/28/12 11:00am

Publishers destroy Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark's amazing artwork


Alvin Schwartz's collection of haunting tales Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is an important gateway drug into the world of the supernatural. And as terrifying as the stories about brides locked forever in an attic trunk truly are, it's the artwork by Stephen Gammell that kept you up at night. » 2/01/12 3:59pm 2/01/12 3:59pm

Celebrate Controversial Science Fiction — Read a Banned Book

The last week in September is the American Library Association's Banned Books Week, when the ALA highlights books that have been banned and challenged in bookstores, libraries, and schools across the United States. You can check out our list of the most frequently banned science fiction books of the 21st Century, or… » 9/28/09 4:30pm 9/28/09 4:30pm