By Tom Blunt 4 min read
The closing lines of a book characterize the strange moment when reader and author finally say farewell to each other. Here are 12 of our favorites.
By Tom Blunt 8 min read
In which the show's heroes careen headlong into the modern age -- and still can't escape the past.
By Tom Blunt 2 min read
George R.R. Martin is still writing the conclusion of A Song of Ice and Fire and the show is catching up ... and more in our daily roundup.
By Jennie Yabroff 4 min read
On Ray Bradbury's birthday, we honor his legacy by focusing on his love of books at a very young age. Ray Bradbury knew he'd be a writer by eleven years old, having filled his mind to the brim with works from Edgar Allan Poe, Grimm's Fairy Tales, Greek and Roman myths, and quite a few non-scifi writers. Hemingway, in fact, taught him "how to write objectively and yet insert all of the insights without too much extra comment."
By Katie Robbins 4 min read
Get ready literary enthusiasts, coming soon to a theater near you, the latest work in the canon of one of Hollywood’s adaptation darlings – Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson.