Book excerpt: "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood

In her sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale," shortlisted for the Booker Prize, the author writes of attempts to wipe away the "corrupt and blood-smeared fingerprints of the past".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzSep 5th, 2019

Book excerpt: "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood

In her sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale," shortlisted for the Booker Prize, the author writes of attempts to wipe away the "corrupt and blood-smeared fingerprints of the past".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzSep 5th, 2019

Brooklyn Book Festival to host Margaret Atwood, Joyce Carol Oates

The Brooklyn Book Festival (September 12-18), hosted at the MetroTech Commons in the celebrated borough, will greet distinguished literary names like Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie, Joyce Carol Oates, Chip Kidd, and A.M. Homes. They are amongst the over.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

Margaret Atwood wins 2016 Pen Pinter Prize

Canadian novelist and poet Margaret Atwood wins the Pen Pinter Prize for championing free speech......»»

Category: topSource: 21st, 2016

Margaret Atwood Not A Fan Of Duchess Kate Fashion

Oh boy. Author Margaret Atwood got really honest during her appearance at the Fashion and Fiction event at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. She admitted she isn’t a fan of Duchess Kate’s fashion sense. OMG. RELATED: Kate Middleton .....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedApr 7th, 2015

"The Handmaid"s Tale" author Margaret Atwood: "I have never believed it can"t happen here"

The Canadian author says her sequel, "The Testaments," which continues the saga of the women of the dystopian society of Gilead, offers "tons of hope".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzSep 8th, 2019

Margaret Atwood on "The Handmaid"s Tale" and its sequel: "It is a warning"

Preview: The author tells "Sunday Morning" that the atrocities described in her dystopian classic, and her new novel "The Testaments," were taken from real-life events: "The human race made it up, unfortunately".....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzSep 6th, 2019

Lena Dunham Debuts A Hilarious & VERY Personal Memoir Excerpt!

Lena Dunham is truly an open book! The Girls star and author just debuted an excerpt of her first memoir, Not That Kind Of Girl, in the September issue of The New Yorker. In typical Dunham fashion, the excerpt is very revealing and holds absolutely nothi.....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 26th, 2014

Queen’s cousin Margaret Rhodes dead: monarch"s ‘best friend’ dies from a short illness aged 91

Queen Elizabeth’s cousin Margaret Rhodes has died aged 91 [Getty] Buckingham Palace confirmed today that Margaret, who has been close friends with the Queen since childhood, passed away on Friday night following a short illness.  Mrs Rhodes has a.....»»

Category: topSource: okNov 27th, 2016

Ryan Atwood LIVES! Benjamin McKenzie Brings Back The White Tank Top & He Looks Damn Cool Doing So!

He lives! Ryan Atwood LIVES!! And he is still looking good. LOLz!  Benjamin McKenzie was spotted channeling his former on-screen counterpart on the set of his new TV show, Gotham, on Wednesday afternoon! The former O.C. star .....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonSep 12th, 2014

Book Buzz: Lena Dunham talks OCD in new memoir excerpt

An excerpt of her book, 'Not that Kind of Girl,' appeared in 'The New Yorker.'        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 12th, 2019

Zadie Smith, Michael Chabon among NBCC finalists

The 2016 finalists for the US's National Book Critics' Circle awards have been announced, with Zadie Smith, Ann Patchett and Michael Chabon among fiction finalists and Margaret Atwood set to receive a lifetime achievement award......»»

Category: booksSource: yahooJan 19th, 2017

Joseph Fiennes Set as Male Lead in Hulu"s "The Handmaid"s Tale"

He'll star opposite Elisabeth Moss and Samira Wiley in the take on Margaret Atwood's book......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooAug 23rd, 2016

Alexis Bledel Joins Cast of "The Handmaid"s Tale" Starring Elisabeth Moss and Samira Wiley

The 'Gilmore Girls' star plays Ofglen in Hulu's adaptation of Margaret Atwood's dystopian novel......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzJan 5th, 2017

David Cronenberg, Edward Holcroft Join Netflix"s "Alias Grace" Cast

Paul Gross, Kerr Logan and Rebecca Liddiard will also star opposite Sarah Gadon and Anna Paquin in the TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel. read more.....»»

Category: tvSource: hollywoodreporterJan 11th, 2017

Who to follow during the Twitter Literature Festival

Over the next few days, Twitter is playing host to a literary event in which authors such as Margaret Atwood, Jackie Collins and Lemony Snicket will try their hand at bringing stories to life 140 characters at a time. The Twitter Literature Festival kicke.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooMay 15th, 2015

Pop-up theatre in festival line-up

Highlights of this year's Brighton Festival include a flat-pack theatre and artists from Margaret Atwood to Agnes Varda......»»

Category: topSource: 19th, 2015

This just in! Read an excerpt from Chip and Joanna Gaines" "The Magnolia Story"

The stars of "Fixer Upper" share an excerpt from their new memoir, "The Magnolia Story," on sale today......»»

Category: celebSource: msnbcOct 19th, 2016

"Game of Thrones" author posts "Winds of Winter" excerpt

George R. R. Martin has a third sample chapter from "A Song of Ice And Fire" up on his website, offering another preview of the series' sixth entry. The scene-setting 6,700-word excerpt from "Winds of Winter" takes place from the .....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooApr 7th, 2015

Excerpt: What exactly do TV "Showrunners" do?

The minds behind 'Lost,' 'Buffy' and other shows shed light on their jobs; read an excerpt.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 21st, 2019

Excerpt: "Ante Up" by Amanda Carlson

HEA shares an excerpt from Amanda Carlson's Ante Up, the second installment in the Sin City Collectors series.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 22nd, 2019