Elisabeth Moss to Narrate ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Audio Book!

Elisabeth Moss to Narrate ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Audio Book!

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Offred herself, Elisabeth Moss will narrate The Handmaid’s Tale! According to The Bookseller, Moss recorded the audiobook in Toronto while shooting for the third season. Author of the highly acclaimed novel Margaret Atwood, was overjoyed with the decision.   IMAGE VIA VOX.COM   “I am delighted that Elisabeth Moss has agreed to narrate this new audio edition of The Handmaid’s Tale. Her reading is powerful, haunting, compelling, and authentic. She is a natural actor who values the truth of a role above her own star quality. I have been so lucky to have had her interpreting Offred.”   The audio edition …

‘Game of Thrones’ Beloved Ghost Is Alive?!

‘Game of Thrones’ Beloved Ghost Is Alive?!

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In the words of Brienne of Tarth, last night’s episode of Game of Thrones was definitely about more than “oaths, and houses.” The episode was extremely eventful for our characters, but one question popped into people’s minds and they wasted no time in taking this query to Twitter. Refinery 29 covered the story after the airing of the episode.   The question is:   WHERE THE HELL IS GHOST?   image via ign   Chillin, waitin for his next 3 seconds of screen time😁 pic.twitter.com/eMv4i1NNxY — Czarina Zamora (@CzarinaCZamora) April 29, 2019 GHOSTED the battle pic.twitter.com/DYQRj00PgC — Syntyche (@syntychesings) April …

Check Out Pete Buttigieg’s 5 Favorite Books!

Check Out Pete Buttigieg’s 5 Favorite Books!

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It seems as though presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg has plenty of favorite books to read for the campaign trail! Recently, Vulture reported on some of the novels he picks up when his schedule isn’t too booked (get it?). Guess he’s a lit nerd; crazy, right? These are just a few of our favorites mentioned:   1. The little prince      Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard’s translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry’s unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators …

Florence Welch New Song ‘Jenny of Oldstones’ Closes ‘Game of Thrones’ Episode 2

Florence Welch New Song ‘Jenny of Oldstones’ Closes ‘Game of Thrones’ Episode 2

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It only makes sense that HBO would feature a powerhouse vocalist like Florence Welch on the closing credits of its second episode. The song that was premiered was called, “Jenny of Oldstones.” By the end of the episode, Daniel Portman, who plays Podrick Payne began singing Welch’s song, and then it slowly transitioned to the credits, and to Florence’s goddess voice.     In an interview, Florence spoke about how she loves how the idea of enemies banding together to fight a greater problem mimics what must happen in our society regarding the climate crisis, and chatted about what went …

Bookstr’s Three to Read This Week 4/22

Bookstr’s Three to Read This Week 4/22

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April is coming to an end, and Earth day is today so much like our dear Earth won’t stop turning, out books recommendations won’t stop coming. Our picks of the week will help you enjoy this spring weather in a heavenly fashion as you relax with some of the hottest releases of the moment! What do the three books we are presenting have one thing in common: nuance and complex storytelling in the realm of women, and female empowerment. Sounds exciting, right? Hopefully these books will be the perfect ones for you to enjoy a picnic with, to curl up …