5 Most Absurd Books You Can Buy on Amazon.com

Publishing platforms have very few restrictions, meaning you'll have to wade amongst a lot of c**p in search of a genuinely good book when looking online. But the worst books on Amazon have got to be how-to guides. Anyone claiming any experience can write about anything, and there will always be people who are gullible, desperate, or simply too trusting who end up dropping cash on total garbage. H

8 Peculiar and Off the Wall How-To Books

It’s not a big mystery as to why there’s a market for how-to books. People want to educate and better themselves, and learn useful skills that will either help them get ahead in life or simply serve to further a fun hobby. However, not all how-to books are created equal. Some are so utterly bizarre that it’s amazing they were ever written in the first place. In some cases, it’s just a strange choi

5 Movie Adaptations of Books That Are Truly Awful

Everyone used to say “the book was better”. Then it became: “I’ll wait for the movie”. Now it’s “who owns books?” Still, these flops prove that not all bestsellers make good source material for the Hollywood machine.

7 Crazy Reasons Famous Books Were Rejected by Publishers

There’s no accounting for taste. Check out seven book rejections that keep publishing company executives awake and crying all night.

Four Writers Who Predicted the Future

Previously on Weird Worm we've discussed psychics (and one crazy leader) who made ground breaking predictions that mysteriously went absolutely nowhere. At this

Five Fantasy Failures

As a lifelong fantasy fans, we have devoured dozens of fantasy novels in our time and even written a few as well. Most of them are quite enjoyable, but that

12 Questionable How-To Books

How-To books are amongst the most popular genres in the world for two reasons: practically anyone can write one (assuming they're capable of doing something, of

Four Books That Lead to Murders

The novel can be a lot like a person. Both have a reasonably tough exterior that defines us physically. But it’s what lies within that we consider truly

Seven Writers Not Even Death Could Slow Down

It's inevitable; rich or poor, kind or evil, good or bad… eventually, the Grim Reaper comes a-knocking and everyone has to answer the door, no matter what

4 Unexpected Celebrity Children’s Book Authors

It’s not really any secret that sometimes a celebrity will decide that he or she has some brilliant bit of wisdom they wish to impart to today’s little