New Month Sees Lots Of New Book Releases

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Well, it’s finally September (yay) and if we can look forward to one thing, it’s the Fall, pre-Christmas season surge of new fiction books! To give you an idea of how big September is for fiction, you can just look at these authors coming out with new books at the start of the month – […]

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Crime Authors Condemn Dishonest Book Promotion

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

49 crime authors have called for a healthy online ecosystem for online purchases. The list of authors includes Jo Nesbo, Karin Slaughter, Ian Rankin and Lee Child.

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Newly Discovered Dickens Letter Reveals Intent to Leave Wife

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

A very old and stunning letter was found by Dr. Jackie Sheehan in Gloucestershire, England from inside of an old Bible. It was from legendary author Charles Dickens, offering his wife (and mother to their 10 children) £600 per year so he could start a new life with the 18 year-old Ellen Ternan, an actress.

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“True Blood” Actress Auctioning Off Bra Worn By Anna Paquin

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Kristin Bauer van Straten (she plays Pam on True Blood) is auctioning off various True Blood memorabilia, including signed Charlaine Harris novels and the bra worn by Sookie Stackhouse during a sex scene with Eric in season 4. The bra is signed by Anna Paquin.

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Irvine Welsh Interested in Directing a Film?

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Scottish novelist Irvine Welsh has said that he’s interested in taking the helm for a film, but not one of his own. “I wouldn’t direct my own books. I would direct a movie from somebody else’s book that I liked, or I would direct an original screenplay I wrote myself, but when you’ve written something […]

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“The White Queen” Adapts Philippa Gregory Series

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

BBC One and Company Pictures will be producing a new 10-hour drama of called “The White Queen,” which is an adaptation of the Philippa Gregory historical series The Cousins’ War Three women (portrayed by actresses Rebecca Ferguson, Amanda Hale and Faye Marsay) are in a conflict for the throne in 15th century England between the […]

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Stephen King Loses Ghostly Bet

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

British horror author James Herbert has won a long-standing bet with Stephen King. The bet? Who would see a real ghost first.

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E.L. James Eyes Actress For Anastasia Steele

Written by Dan Malone on Saturday, August 18th, 2012

The movie adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey is starting to shape up. Producers Michael De Luca and Dana Brunett have picked four prospective screenwriters to choose from: Karen Croner, Dan Fogelman, Veena Sud, Kelly Marcel. Now E.L. James has an idea of who she wants to play the part of Anastasia Steele.

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“Hunger Games” Surpasses “Harry Potter” For #1 Amazon Series

Written by Dan Malone on Saturday, August 18th, 2012

The Hunger Games has officially surpassed Harry Potter as the top-selling book series of all time on Amazon.com, regardless of the fact that there are seven Harry Potter novels and only three Hunger Games books. The figures include both print and eBook sales.

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New Dresden Files Release Date & Cover Art

Written by Dan Malone on Saturday, August 18th, 2012

It’s been announced that the next Dresden Files novel by Jim Butcher, which is titled Cold Days will be released on November 27th, 2012.

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