‘Black Panther’s Shuri Is Getting Her Own Novel!

‘Black Panther’s Shuri Is Getting Her Own Novel!

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  Marvel fans rejoice! The breakout star of Black Panther, Shuri, is getting her own novel! The superhero sister of the eponymous Black Panther, Shuri was brought to life by Leitita Wright onscreen in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She proved to be extremely popular among audiences, both for her witty, humorous personality and representing an intelligent woman of color onscreen. Now, the character will expand from the big screen to a children’s novel centered around her.   Imge Via Entertainment Magazine    The novel will kick off a new partnership between Scholastic and Marvel to make new original stories for young readers …

A History of the Sony/Marvel ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Deal

A History of the Sony/Marvel ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Deal

So Spider-Man is dead, again. He was dusted in Infinity War, he was brought back in Endgame, and stuff happened in Far From Home (you should check out that movie), but now it seems he’s been dusted from the MCU. But honestly, it was a miracle that the movie rights deal between Disney and Sony even became a reality in the first place.   Hello There/Image Via The Verge   Let’s go back in time.     Back in the 90s Marvel was having money troubles. The guys in charge of marketing comics were put in charge of the creative …

Barnes & Noble Will Be Sold to Elliott Management

Barnes & Noble Will Be Sold to Elliott Management

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According to NPR, there is big news in the publishing world for bookseller Barnes & Noble. Eight months ago, Barnes & Noble revealed it was exploring possible avenues for a potential sale. Now, Barnes & Noble revealed in a press release on Friday that it had reached an agreement with Elliott Management and will be sold to the corporation for 683 million. This move will mean Elliott Management will own the largest bookseller in the United States, which unfortunately has been suffering as of late. Much like other physical bookstores, Barnes & Noble is facing stiff competition from online competitors: primarily Amazon, …