BBC Home Entertainment offers a sleighful of great new DVDs - Examiner.com ... send it off to you, dear readers. ... And finally, when a teenage girl is ... Can he find the real motive and ... Set against the gripping ... 10/20/2014 - 7:45 am | View Link
DC Comics' January 2015 Solicitations: "Superman," "Batman & Robin" ... - Comic Book Resources DC Covers Celebrate Superman's Team-Ups - IGN.com 10/20/2014 - 5:15 am | View Link
Southern Charm: Laura Lane McNeal on 'Dollbaby' (Q&A, Part 1) - Examiner.com ... the eyes of a young girl learning to ... My suggestion is to find beta readers, people you trust, to read what ... when civil rights was ... 10/15/2014 - 2:47 pm | View Link
Dangerously in Love: Modern Urban Love Story Provides Uplifting ... - Minyanville Find out in this gripping new novel that proves walking out of abusive ... she used to do as a little girl. ... to increase, interested readers ... 10/10/2014 - 12:10 pm | View Link
September Events! Ken Follett, Fall in Love Tour, New Heather's Picks & Indigo Spotlight TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the hottest fall releases, Indigo and Chapters stores nationally host FREE, and exclusive events in September. Don't miss your chance to Fall in Love with new titles from your favourite contemporary romance authors during Atria's second Indie Author Tour featuring #1 New York Times bestselling superstars Abbi Glines, Colleen Hoover and ... 08/28/2014 - 11:04 am | View Link
Windows to New Worlds After 17 years of planning, fundraising, designing and building, the South Carolina State Museum’s new Windows To New Worlds project officially opens on Aug. 16. It includes a planetarium, 4D theater, observatory and an exciting and collaborative approach to education that can reach every school and give every student a chance to reach for the stars. 08/27/2014 - 10:56 am | View Link
Short Menu Every decision we make has consequences, and that might just be the most important message of Andy Mulligan’s young adult (YA) novel Trash, our August Sunday Arts Section (SAS) Book club choice. 08/24/2014 - 6:58 am | View Link
Sci-fi reviews: Le Guin, Howey, Ramirez, Itaranta, Byrne in spotlight Aug. 8, 2014, 2:17 p.m. THE UNREAL AND THE REAL: WHERE ON EARTH. By Ursula K. Le Guin. Gollancz. 281pp.$39.95. THE UNREAL AND THE REAL: OUTER SPACE, INNER LANDS. 08/7/2014 - 10:27 am | View Link
Review: Sci-fi round-up includes Le Guin, Howey, Ramirez THE UNREAL AND THE REAL. WHERE ON EARTH. By Ursula K. Le Guin. Gollancz. 281pp.$39.95 08/7/2014 - 10:17 am | View Link
‘Gone Girl’: From ‘chick lit’ to ‘chick noir’ As their fifth wedding anniversary approaches, Nick Dunne, a laid-off journalist-turned-bartender in North Carthage, Missouri, goes home to find his wife ... and frightening readers. The more you read it, the more disturbing and gripping it becomes. 10/12/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
The Gone Girl backlash: what women don’t want Her gripping, if ludicrous story – be warned that the whole ... And so, with the release of the already-hyped film, we find ourselves here again. A piece in the Washington Post was headlined “Is Gone Girl’s Amy a misogynist? A misandrist? 10/7/2014 - 7:08 am | View Link
Your Burning 'Gone Girl' Questions, Answered Others find it a "trashy airport novel ... That said, given the book's ubiquity, the movie is probably best appreciated among "Gone Girl" readers who didn't just finish the novel before entering the theater. Give it some time to percolate. 10/7/2014 - 3:43 am | View Link
'Gone Girl': A Gripping Film That's More Fun Than The Book It's based on a best-selling mystery by Gillian Flynn, that divided readers and divided me ... He arrives at his suburban McMansion to find signs of a struggle and no Amy. So far, so straightforward, but detectives linger over the incongruities of the ... 10/3/2014 - 12:40 pm | View Link
Watch this film and you will never look at your other half the same way again: The darkly-gripping novel's sold 6 million copies. Now Gone Girl's hit the big screen The main difficulty for film-makers, of course, is that devoted readers have already formed their own ideas ... entirely believable as a handsome couple living the all-American dream only to find it mutating into a nightmare. Where Fincher’s film scores ... 09/25/2014 - 10:22 am | View Link
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eReaderGirl — Rescuing Your Wallet from Overpriced Ebooks The Promise Box (Seven Brides for Seven Bachelors Book 2) Tricia Goyer. I read many Amish fiction titles each year and Tricia Goyer is one of my favorite authors of ... 10/20/2014 - 11:32 am | View Website
Amazon.com: Customer Reviews: Gone Girl Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Gone Girl at Amazon.com. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. 10/20/2014 - 5:26 am | View Website
Pretty Girl-13 by Liz Coley — Reviews, Discussion ... Pretty Girl-13 is a disturbing and powerful psychological thriller about a girl who must piece together the story of her kidnapping and captivity and then ... 10/20/2014 - 3:25 am | View Website
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19 SUNDAY | 5 P. M. Richard Blanco, the poet for President Obama’s second inauguration, will discuss his memoir “The Prince of Los Cocuyos: A Miami Childhood,” at Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919. Read full article >>
Azar Nafisi is an enthusiast. In the epilogue to her book, “The Republic of Imagination,” she states that she began her analysis (but, really, celebration) of American literature intending to write about 24 books. She ended up choosing three: “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” “Babbitt” and “The Heart is a Lonely Hunter.” In these works by Mark Twain, Sinclair Lewis and Carson McCullers, she finds the essence of the American experience, filtered through narratives not about exceptionalism or fabulous success, but alienation, solitude and landscape.
On an April day in 1859, the editor of the modest Central Illinois Gazette was busily setting type in his West Urbana office when the paper’s owner summoned him to meet a guest. “Old Abe is here and he wants to see you!” With his sleeves rolled up and some ink smudges on his hand, William Osborn Stoddard reluctantly put down his stick of type for a chat with Abraham Lincoln.
At the start of “Gray Mountain,” John Grisham’s angry and important new novel, Samantha Kofer — age 29, Washington native, graduate of Georgetown and Columbia Law — is a third-year associate at a huge New York law firm. She works 100 hours a week, doing boring chores that she hates, but she’s earning $180,000 a year and expects to be a $2 million-a-year partner by age 35.