Category Archives: Books

Blog Tour: ‘Akata Warrior’ by Nnedi Okorafor & Giveaway

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After six years, the long-awaited sequel of Akata Witch finally releases earlier this month. Nnedi Okorafor reintroduces us to her beloved fantasy series with Akata Warrior.  A couple of months ago, I read Akata Witch and I instantly fell in love with its uncharted world building and Nigerian infused mythology. The culture is so vibrant, I’m […]

Frank Grillo and Jamie Bell to Star in Film Adaptation of ‘Donnybrook’

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Variety reported, Frank Grillo, Jamie Bell, Margaret Qualley, and James Badge Dale have been cast to star in indie film Donnybrook. It’s the film adaptation of noir novel of the same title by Frank Bill. The production will start filming next week in Cincinnati. Tim Sutton is attached to write and direct. You can read the synopsis of […]

CBS Television Studios Acquires Mystery Thriller ‘UNSUB’ by Meg Gardiner

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Deadline reported, CBS Television Studios has acquired Meg Gardiner’s upcoming novel titled UNSUB. Liz Friedman will write the script who’s also a executive producer and showrunner.  UNSUB is a mystery thriller inspired by the Zodiac Killer, the story follows a young detective Caitlin Hendrix. UNSUB was published by Dutton, Penguin Random House’s imprint, in June. The sequel is set […]

Watch the Trailer of TNT’s Period Drama ‘The Alienist’

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Deadline premieres the second trailer of TNT’s The Alienist.  The Alienist is an upcoming American drama television series based on the novel of same name by Caleb Carr. The psychological thriller drama is set in 1896, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped the city. Newly appointed top cop Teddy Roosevelt calls […]

See the First Poster of ‘Love, Simon’ Starring Nick Robinson

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 Fox 2000 has released the poster of Love, Simon which is the film adaptation of Becky Albertalli’s acclaimed novel ‘Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda.’ Also starring are Nick Robinson, Keiynan Lonsdale, Jennifer Garner, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp, Logan Miller and Talitha Bateman. Directed by Greg Berlanti, and written by Isaac Aptaker & Elizabeth Berger. You […]

Famous In Love Author Rebecca Serle to Publish Her Debut Adult Novel

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Deadline reported, Flatiron Books has acquired the North American publication rights of The Dinner List by Rebecca Serle.  It’s the adult debut novel of Serle, who’s known for her YA series Famous In Love, which was adapted by Freeform and Pretty Little Liars creator Marlene King. You can read the synopsis of The Dinner List below: The Dinner List is set […]

Lionsgate To Adapt Sci-fi Novel ‘Children of Time’ by Adrian Tchaikovsky

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Variety reported, Lionsgate has acquired the rights of the film adaptation of sci-fi novel Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky. Colby Day is attached to adapt the script.  You can read the synopsis of the book below: A race for survival among the stars… Humanity’s last survivors escaped earth’s ruins to find a new home. But when […]

Dunkirk Actor Aneurin Barnard Joins ‘The Goldfinch’

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Variety reported, Dunkirk actor Aneurin Barnard has joined the cast of “The Goldfinch.” Barnard will play Boris, one of the key characters. He’s joining Ansel Elgort who’s playing the lead role. John Crowley is attached to direct. The Goldfinch is the Pulitzer-winning book of Donna Tartt. Warner Bros. is set to distribute the film in theaters worldwide.

Ella Purnell to Star in Starz’s TV Adaptation of Novel ‘Sweetbitter’

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Deadline confirms, Ella Purnell (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children) is set to star in Starz’s adaptation of novel Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler. Purnell will play the role of Tess, a 22-year-old girl who landed the most sought job in New York. After she started working in Union Square restaurant, she met two enigmatic people. There’s the handsome bartender, and an […]

Starz Order a Drama Series for ‘Sweetbitter’ by Stephanie Danler

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Deadline reported, Starz has given a greenlit series order to novel Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler. There will be six episodes. Danler wrote the pilot script while Stu Zicherman stands as an executive producer with Richard Shepard directing it. The story follows twenty-two-year-old Tess, who landed the most sought job in New York. After she started working in Union Square […]