Day: August 18, 2016

Fangirl and Feminist Forever: An Interview with Sam Maggs

You may have seen her on various nerdy platforms and sundry, and Sam Maggs wouldn’t have it any other way. She’s all about sharing her brand of geeky media and feminism with everyone she meets. With her first book, The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy, Sam brings fangirls of all types together to revel in their geekiness. This year, she’ll be spotlighting 25 amazing women throughout history in Wonder Women: 25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History (out October 4, 2016). Sam recently chatted with WWAC about the year since Fangirl’s Guide first came out, how her feminism has grown in tandem with...

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The Thursday Book Beat: More Harry Potter with Stories of Hogwarts

If you thought J.K. Rowling would put down the Harry Potter universe after The Cursed Child, you are living in a lovely dream world. The author and Pottermore will be releasing a series of ebooks called the Stories of Hogwarts which will include “never-before-seen content.” Gasp! The titles are: Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide You can get the descriptions of these books over at Hypable. Will I be reading this? No! But countless others will and that’s why...

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