August?! August.


Rosemary shared the discussion questions for this month’s FYA Book Club pick, Fable.

Kandis wrote this week’s Stream It on a different “young women get stranded in the wilderness” show, The Wilds.

And have you read this week’s Book Report?

Book-Related Things

Ahead of its release, you can download a preview of All of Our Demise, the sequel to Amanda Foody and Christine Lynn Herman’s All of Us Villains.

Aug. 1 marked the 36th birthday of The Baby-Sitters Club! Here’s our drinking game for the first season of the Netflix adaptation.

20 must-read queer books coming out before the end of the year.

Onscreen Things

The teaser trailer for the movie based on the Spirit Halloween stores looks … appropriately bad.

The Andor series official trailer, however, looks quite the opposite.

My Lady Jane is getting an adaptation!

The Batgirl movie has been scrapped.

Netflix’s First Kill has also been canceled.

Selena Gomez will star in a reboot of Working Girl.

Keanu Reeves will star in an adaptation of Devil in the White City.

Multimedia Things

Please don’t give the makers of Persuasion any ideas.

These are great but, specifically, slide 5.

Miscellaneous Things

All 63 Reese’s Candy products, ranked.

“Podcasts About Marvel’s ‘X-Men’ Resonate With L.G.B.T.Q. Fans”

When I got an email earlier this week about the “new” Twilight merch at Hot Topic, my first thought was: I owned most of this.

What’d we miss? Add your fave distractions of the week in the comments.

Mandy (she/her) is a manager at a tech company who lives in Austin, TX, with her husband, son, and dogs. She loves superheroes and pretty much any show or movie with “Star” in the name.