Books Archive

Steven Spielberg to adapt Roald Dahl’s The BFG

by Rosie Howard-Williams The acclaimed director will bring the iconic children's book to the big screen with the writer of E.T. 

JK Rowling’s adult novel The Casual Vacancy coming to TV

by Rosie Howard-Williams The adaptation of the author's rather adult follow up to Harry Potter is entering production 

Gabriel Garcia Marquez dead: Twitter gets literary

by Gabi Chepurny 100 Years of Solitude author dies in Mexico City at 87 

Fifty Shades of Grey sells 100 million copies

by Gabi Chepurny The Mommy-porn sensation has now officially sold almost as many copies as Twilight and Harry Potter

William S. Burroughs Centennial: Rare video of the Naked Lunch author

by Christophe Silvey A documentary presents a cut-up of obscure interviews with the proto-Beatnik and his performances with rock musicians

After American Gods news, Neil Gaiman’s Anansi Boys also heads to TV

by Dominic Preston Coraline author’s bonkers storyline involving “Fat Charlie” discovering he’s descended from an African spider-god gets the go-ahead at the BBC

The Fault in Our Stars trailer inspires teary-eyed tween tweets

By Gabi Chepurny The movie version of Josh Green’s best selling romance novel arrives in June

Malcolm Gladwell book assigned by Oregon judge as part of cruel and unusual prison punishment

by Jillian Rayfield Eco-terrorist Rebecca Rubin's five-year arson sentence suddenly got way, way worse

I, Frankenstein with Aaron Eckhart bombs: Watch this instead

by Christophe Silvey With Aaron Eckhart's I, Frankenstein opening, we take a look at the ultimate decadent, psychedelic party that birthed the original book

Sherlock Holmes is liberated! Judge puts Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective in public domain

by Jillian Rayfield (Unfortunately, the ruling does not extend to Benedict Cumberbatch)
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