• For those of you who thought that our snuggly February cover photo wasn't revealing enough, we offer you this steamy pic of Mark Twain. Prepare to swoon!

• One reviewer of Lawrence Wright'Going Clear shares 10 of the wackiest, most hilarious tidbits from the Scientology exposé. Warning for those of you at work: may cause guffawing, so try to control yourself. (You can check out our review of the book here.)

• The Academy Awards are on Sunday night! Gear up for it by testing your Oscar knowledge with this fun literary pop quiz.

• After Tennessee writer William Gay died in 2012, a story in manuscript form was found among his papers. That final story, "Starring Gary Cooper," has now been published online by Chapter 16.

• The six nominees for the 2013 Diagram Prize—awarded for the weirdest book title—have been posted on We Love This Book. Will Goblinproofing One’s Chicken Coop or How Tea Cosies Changed the World get your vote?

• It's a magical thing when the book and art worlds collide. Enjoy this visual feast of book murals from all around the world.

• And, finally, the Fifty Shades of Grey (one of our Readers' Choice Best Books of 2012) phenomenon continues. We're not sure whether this book trailer is officially NSFW, but it certainly had us blushing!

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