Paperback Paradise is the most twisted alternate universe used bookstore

The Twitter account Paperback Paradise, which has been running since March 11, claims to be “the world’s No. 1 used bookstore.” It’s an odd boast, considering that the titles they’re offering, including I Want This Date To End So Badly and Wrestle Me For America, You Thieving White Shit, are all nonexistent and that…

Beyond Goosebumps: How we’d bring 14 classic YA book series into 2015

God forbid that the most beloved (and profitable) YA series ever die. Sure, the Boxcar Children have been around since the ’20s, but add a few cell phones and recruit some new ghostwriters, and those kids can be just as fresh and timely as they were almost a century ago. And while R.L. Stine’s original Goosebumps …