It's easy to find out how many copies most albums sold, or how much money a movie made its opening weekend. When it comes to books, however, several factors make sales numbers very hard to pin down.
You may be a fan of second breakfast or know enough Elvish to make your way around Rivendell, but do you really know what it takes to be the Lord of the Rings? Test your Tolkien knowledge and decide whether the following are fictions or realities. See more »
According to sci-fi lore, if you've read the "Necronomicon," then you might just be teetering on the brink of insanity. Featured in popular culture in TV, film and comics, the book is a fictional creation of author H.P. Lovecraft. Learn more about the mystery behind the "Necronomicon." See more »
Lucky you! You’ve been chosen by the Capitol to represent your District in The Hunger Games Quiz. Are you ready to test your knowledge? In the words of Effie Trinket, "Happy Hunger Games! And may the odds be ever in your favor!" See more »
Nearly 69 years since its broadcast, Orson Wells' radio rendition of War of the Worlds continues to energize fans and create followers of the art of timing and finesse in the radio world. Read more of what happened in This Month in History. See more »