4 hrs ago
The Straits Times
Nordic books are not all grim thrillers - humour, drama and young adults titles are popular too
On bestseller lists this May along with Norwegian author Jo Nesbo's newest crime novel The Son was comic adventure The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden, a laugh-out-loud but thought-provoking read about apartheid and nuclear stand-offs.
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
Hate Story 2
If you saw Hate Story back in 2012, you know what to expect in Part 2. The core of the film remains the same from the first installment.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
National Public Radio
10 Years Later, Mystery Heroine 'Maisie Dobbs' Gains New Life
If you asked mystery fans to name the most important novel of the past decade, most would say, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo - and they'd be right.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Behold: The Full-Length Gone Girl Trailer Is Finally Here
As we inch closer and closer towards the first trailer for Mockingjay - Part 1 , another eagerly anticipated fall movie just beat it to the punch.
Reporter's harrowing ordeal to become movie
For 460 days, they held her captive. They beat her, sexually assaulted her, kept her locked in a pitch-black room with chains around her ankles.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
New posters for Gone Girl teases the thriller's crime and the full trailer.
Coming this October is the latest film from acclaimed director David Fincher . The man behind Seven , Fight Club , The Social Network and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo is at it again with his upcoming thriller: Gone Girl .
Manitoba writers up for plains awards
Manitoba writers have scooped up several nominations for the 2014 High Plains Book Awards, which honour writing from the Prairie provinces and seven Rocky Mountain and northern plains states.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Washington Post
Knausgaard on domesticity
The Norwegian novelist Karl Ove Knausgaard is the latest hot Scandinavian literary import.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Rooney Mara Will Star in, Produce Film Adaptation of a House in the Sky
According to The Hollywood Reporter , Rooney Mara will star in and produce the big screen adaptation of Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett's memoir A HOUSE IN THE SKY, which Annapurna Pictures has just snagged the rights to.
Annapurna Pictures, Rooney Mara Option Captured Journalist Memoir 'A House In The Sky'
Annapurna Pictures has optioned A House In The Sky , Canadian journalist Amanda Lindhout's memoir about her 2008 abduction by rebel terrorists in Somalia, with aims to develop the project as a starring vehicle for The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo 's Rooney Mara .