All the way back in March, Marvel announced a slew of titles that would be going away during and after the Secret Wars event. I tweeted the equivalent of a verbal shrug at the fact that Captain Marvel was one of the books apparently on the chopping block. Show More Summary
The $50,000 prize, which commemorates Tucker, the great Brooklyn-born tenor, was the latest in a series of accolades for Ms. Barton, a rising star.
The moment was more anticlimactic than we ever could have expected.
Cromwell is a man of deeds. Thomas More is a man of words.
This Good Friday is a bad one for Selina and company.
There’s a new guy in “Silicon Valley,” and he’s awful, which is great.
Sunday's episode brought an uneventful wedding, a shocking engagement and a fatal instance of insubordination.
Timur Vermes’s debut novel has created a sensation in Germany, been translated into many languages and generated endless essays asking whether it’s acceptable to laugh about Hitler.
So, one of my New Year's resolutions was to expand the types of books I read. While reading has always been a hobby of mine, I tend to gravitate towards the same types of books: fiction stories and John Green novels. Partially inspired...Show More Summary
Julian Fellowes, creator of "Downton Abbey," is adapting a 19th-century British novel for TV.
Next season’s lineup includes six new short plays adapted from short stories by Williams. Pulitzer Prize-winner Beth Henley, PEN/Laura Pels Award-winner Marcus Gardley, and other playwrights have signed on to adapt Williams’s works for productions starting in August.
Morrison's new book erases barriers between the lofty African American novel and contemporary urban lit The post Book review: Toni Morrison’s violent new novel appeared first on Macleans.ca.
“In eleven years, I’ve written four books: three novels and one story collection. Only the story collection has ever seen the light of day; the first two novels, including my thesis, were never published and the third novel is making the rounds with agents right now. I’d like to believe I’ve learned a few things […]
The Monroe County Heritage Museum produced the play this year, and the preceding 25 years, under an agreement with Dramatic Publishing Company, which licenses the play. But the company announced the new arrangement on its Facebook page Saturday.
Romance writing isn’t just a billion-dollar industry. It’s also the nicest meritocracy around. The post Why romance novelists are the rock stars of the literary world appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The biennial festival, which in 2011 presented artists inspired by the Arab Spring, will feature the singer Sonia M’Barek, the musician Bassam Saba, and the filmmaker Nejib Belkadhi
Ask an author and they'll practically gush about how hard writing a book is. It takes a special kind of mental endurance. You get up at 6 a.m., if you're paying the bills by doing something that's not writing books yet, and you write in the spare, secret hours that others spend sleeping. Show More Summary
Books 1-6 of Darynda Jones’ bestselling Charley Davidson series are on sale today, which is terrific if you’ve been thinking, “I need smart mouthed, sarcastic grim reapers who have real and good friendships with other women in my reading right now now now.” This series has many, many fans – and the newest book, Eighth Grave After Dark, is coming out on May 19, too.
Big-budget, visual effects-driven summer movies will be packed cheek by jowl for four months starting Friday, with the release of “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” So it was the box office calm before the storm over the weekend, with no major movies arriving to challenge “Furious 7.
What better way to celebrate pioneering women writers ranging from Edna St. Vincent Millay to Edith Wharton than with a collection of literary paper dolls?