• Holiday Gift Ideas: 19 Best Selling Books That Will Give Someone The Winter Feels

    All found for less on BIGWORDS.com, starting at $1.99. Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances  – John Green Three interconnected stories from three bestselling authors: John Green (Paper Towns, The Fault in our Stars), Maureen Johnson (The Name of the Star), and Lauren Myracle (The Internet Girls series.) Major motion picture in the works! A Christmas Eve snowstorm transforms one small

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  • 7 Not-So-Great Places To Hit On Someone

    College romances can be awesome and of course a chance meeting can happen anywhere, ending in a John Cusack Serendipity-like romance, but hitting on someone is hard enough and these five, no, seven places, (while some are great in theory) may actually hurt your chances for success. And obviously we’re being general as hell here, so try not to take any of this

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  • 15 Best New Book Releases In October 2017

    Tom Hanks, Rhett & Link, John Grisham and J.K. Rowling’s new releases round out this group of fifteen books to check off your October reading list. 1. Rhett & Link’s Book of Mythicality: A Field Guide to Curiosity, Creativity, and Tomfoolery By Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From the YouTube superstars and creators of Good Mythical Morning comes the ultimate guide

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  • 30 Most Haunting Books You’ll Ever Read

    There’s finally a fall chill in the October air, now let’s send that chill to our spines and get all Halloween creepy and moody. The Color Out of Space by H.P. Lovecraft H.P. Lovecraft’s classic short story about a terrible alien presence that descends upon a rural area, with dire consequences for surrounding life.   Misery by Steven King The

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  • Top 5 Worst Things You Can Do As A Roommate

    Whether your roommate is your best friend or a complete stranger, living with another person is tough. Sharing space with others means that you don’t always get to do what you want – and walking around naked is usually out of the question. And while no one is perfect – and you’re bound to piss people off once or twice

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  • 20 Essential Books To Get You Through College (And Life In General)

    These essential reads will get you through college, adulty world and beyond!  And they’re all found for less on BIGWORDS.com with shipping automagically included. 1. How To Become a Straight-A Student   2. The Power Of Habit: Why We Do What We Do In Life and Business   3. Make It Stick:The Science of Successful Learning   4.Sorted: A Recipe

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  • How To Be A Bomb-A++ Roommate

    Whether you’re new to having a roommate or you’ve been living with the same crew for the past couple of years, bunking with someone can be challenging and requires a bit of adjustment. You don’t have to be a people-pleasing doormat, but it’s important not to be a total pain-in-the-ass who develops a chore chart or leaves a dozen passive

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  • 8 Mistakes You’re (Probably) Going To Make This Semester

      The first few months of your freshman year are some of the most exciting – and confusing – times of your life. You suddenly have tons of freedom and a million fun activities at your fingertips, but everything is unfamiliar and you basically have to start from scratch building a life. There’s good news: You don’t have to be

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  • 10 Best-Selling Books Every College Should Read

    Whether you’re a college freshman or a grad student, every year away at school is filled with new experiences, challenges and fun. While you might feel a bit overwhelmed with the course load and remain convinced that there are not enough hours in your day to do any “fun” reading, we beg to differ – there are a bunch of

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  • The Ultimate Guide To The Best Apps, Online Resource And Study Guide Sites Every College Student Should Bookmark

    We giveth to you everything college and study. All the college and study your computer and your baby hand computer can handle. Best Study Guide And Study Resource Sites Best Online Writing Sites For Better Papers Best Study Apps Best Time Management Apps Best Note Taking Apps Best Sites To Buy Cheap Textbooks Best Sites To Sell Your Textbooks Best General

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  • Can Your Major Afford Your Student Loans When You Graduate?

    While a great therapist, the pay might not outweigh the stress caused by having to counsel a Pickle Rick. After leaving high school where we are forced to take a bunch of boring classes that we don’t care about, entering a college curriculum that we choose is like taking a trip to Disney World. Suddenly, we have options to take really

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  • Is Renting Textbooks Really Cheaper Than Buying Them?

    According to the College Board, textbooks cost the average college student $1200 each year – and the cost just continues to go up. As any broke college kid knows, there just ain’t no time for that, especially when there are way more interesting things to spend money on, like awesome vacations and bar tabs. To combat these growing costs, students

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  • Don’t Get Duped by the Evil Campus Bookstore When Buying Textbooks

    Returning to campus from summer vacation has its ups and downs. You’ve gotten your room (hopefully with a friend you can stand for the year), you’ve picked your classes and now you’re just going to see how many of those will even earn your stamp of approval to survive the a Add/Drop period. It’s day one your professor has handed out

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  • Is it better to buy or rent your textbooks?

    The only thing less appealing than thinking of summer vacation as a distant memory, is thinking about the money you’re about to drop on books for fall classes. But if you start planning now, you’ll have far more options and find lots of ways to save some serious cash. The first place to start is obviously BIGWORDS, where you’ll find cheap textbooks

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  • 6 Things You Didn’t Know You Should Pack For College

    Summer is in full-swing and the upcoming school year is probably the last thing on your mind. Chances are good that you haven’t even figured out which bar you’re going to tonight, nevermind what you’ll need to pack for college. Sure, you’ll need all the fun stuff – like a comforter, desk accessories and the latest-and-greatest in dorm room artwork

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