Why This Overlooked Harry Potter Book Is Actually the Best

A Real Simple editor passionately defends her somewhat unpopular opinion.

5 Successful Women on the Fictional Characters Who Inspired Them

Behind every strong, smart woman, there’s an inspiring character who helped motivate her to be herself and be heard.

The 50 Films Every Child Should See Before They Turn 11

A UK film non-profit compiled the ultimate list of family-friendly movies.

Your Ultimate Summer Reading List

If you hate to be seaside (or lakeside or poolside or anything -side) without a book in hand, you’ve landed in the right place. Here, great beach reads recommended by notable authors and experts. 

The Best GIFs of All Time, According to Real Simple

In honor of the GIF’s 30th birthday, our editors recount the reactions that make us burst out with laughter.

What to Watch on Amazon Prime Video Right Now

From foreign films to thrilling series, there’s something for everyone to stream.