Sparky Sweets, PhD. of Thug Notes is known for his one-of-a-kind analyses of literary classics as well as contemporary must-reads. He's covered everything from Gone Girl to King Lear. Sparky has even penned a book himself. Thug Notes: A Street-Smart Guide to Classic Literature is now available for purchase, and contains even more thorough discussions of celebrated fictional works. Whether a Thug Notes super fan, or just hearing about it for the first time, check out the sampling of videos below, which Sparky highlights as a few of his favorites.