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When a mercenary warrior  is imprisoned within The Great Wall, he discovers the mystery behind one of the greatest wonders of our world. As wave after wave of marauding beasts besiege the massive structure, his quest for fortune turns into a journey toward heroism as he joins a huge army of elite warriors to confront this […]

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Ted Chiang’s Arrival, previously published as Stories of Your Life and Others, includes “Story Of Your Life,” the basis for the major motion picture Arrival, starring Amy Adams, Forest Whitaker, Jeremy Renner, and directed by Denis Villeneuve. Ted Chiang has long been known as one of the most powerful science fiction writers working today. Offering readers the dual […]

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Based on the short stories from Maile Meloy’s collection, Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It, Certain Women stars Laura Dern, Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams, and Jared Harris. Certain Women explores a handful of intersecting lives across Montana. A lawyer  tries to defuse a hostage situation and calm her disgruntled client, who feels slighted by […]

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Philip Roth’s nationally bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, American Pastoral heads to the silver screen. The film releases on October 21st and stars Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, David Strathairn, and Dakota Fanning. As the American century draws to an uneasy close, Philip Roth gives us a novel of unqualified greatness that is an elegy for all our […]

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Last night, the 68th Emmy Awards were presented to television’s best. This year, some of the biggest winners were for programs that were inspired by books. Set up a winner’s circle to display these books that inspired a few of this year’s best television shows. The FX series American Crime: The People Vs. O.J. Simpson, based on Jeffrey […]

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Dan Brown’s #1 internationally bestselling thriller is soon to be a major motion picture directed by Ron Howard and starring Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones. Professor Robert Langdon awakens in an Italian hospital, disoriented and with no recollection of the past thirty-six hours. With a relentless assassin trailing them through Florence, he and his resourceful […]

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The bestselling sensation heads to the big screen this October! The film stars Emily Blunt, Rebecca Ferguson, Haley Bennett, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans, Édgar Ramírez, Lisa Kudrow, Laura Prepon, and Allison Janney. Watch the trailer below! Divorcee Rachel Watson takes the train to work every day and spends her commute fantasizing about a young couple living […]