Arts & Culture

This Van Gogh Painting Has Come to Life

Art enthusiasts should head to Chicago for this once-in-a-lifetime rental.

45 Books to Get Kids Through Life's Trickiest Transitions

When words fail you—or your teenager tunes them out—it’s helpful to have someone else’s. “The beauty of books is that kids can be self-reflective, without the anxiety they might feel talking about their own situation,” says Pauline Jordan, Ph.D., a child psychologist in Greenwich, Connecticut. Consider this expert-recommended list a learning library for every age and stage.

The Best Places to Curl Up With a Good Book—According to Authors

We asked the experts and, not surprisingly, their answers gave us book-nook envy.

Are TV Shows Better Than Movies Right Now?

Should you watch TV or go to the movies? EW’s critics make their case.

The Surprising, Short History of Young Adult Fiction

Does Ponyboy still have a special place in your heart? Here's how he, Nancy, and Margaret paved the way for Harry, Bella, and Katniss.

Choose Your September Book!

It's time to choose the No-Obligation Book Club's next read.

Choose your September book!

It's time to choose the No-Obligation Book Club's next read.

10 Pieces of Dorm Room Wall Art That Aren’t Cheesy Posters

Ditch the usual Andy Warhol print or Breakfast at Tiffany’s poster for some unique (and affordable) artwork.

10 Pretty Pieces of Art for Your Office Walls

Whether you’re working from home or looking for something to dress up a drab cubicle, these designs from Etsy will make your space a little more cheerful.

Vote for Your August 2015 Book!

It's time to choose the No-Obligation Book Club's next read.

Vote for Your May 2015 Book! 

Get ready to pick our next read, Bookies.