Bookstr’s Three to Read Week Of 04/15/2020

Bookstr’s Three to Read Week Of 04/15/2020

Welcome back book lovers! We’ve had some locale changes and pandemic adjusting to do, but one thing remains a constant, and that’s Three to Read! I have three very exciting additions to your TBR this week, so let’s get into it! Hot pick and their children after them by Nicolas Mathieu Synopsis: August 1992. One afternoon during a heatwave in a desolate valley somewhere in eastern France, with its dormant blast furnaces and its lake, fourteen-year-old Anthony and his cousin decide to steal a canoe to explore the famous nude beach across the water. The trip ultimately takes Anthony to …

5 Ghost Stories to Read on Christmas Eve

5 Ghost Stories to Read on Christmas Eve

Though we might not readily associate ghost stories with Christmas Eve and winter celebrations, it was actually a very common practice to tell scary tales during the 19th century and even earlier on than that. For a number of reasons, some of which can be cited back to Puritan ancestry, this story telling tradition fell out of practice in America. I, however, am a horror story buff, and I will look for any excuse to spin a scary yarn with friends and family.   Here are five ghost stories to read on Christmas Eve.     1. A Christmas Carol   …

Here’s A New Look At Demi Moore’s Memoir ‘Inside Out’

Here’s A New Look At Demi Moore’s Memoir ‘Inside Out’

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The life of actress Demi Moore perfectly captures the ups-and-downs of being a leading lady in Hollywood. Despite the extensive media coverage surrounding Moore’s multiple marriages and lengthy hiatus from filmmaking, there is still much about the actress that people don’t know. Now, Moore is ready to bare it all in her new memoir.   Image Via Amazon   Inside Out sees Moore reflecting on her troubled childhood and the choices she made that led her to where she is now. Moore goes in-depth into her strained relationship with her mother, who attempted suicide when she was 12. The most …

Six Galaxy Brain Tweets from SparkNotes

Six Galaxy Brain Tweets from SparkNotes

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If you’re anything like me, SparkNotes has always been there when you need it. Now, they’re not only helping you pass your classes, but also serving you the spiciest of literature memes. They’re all pure gold, but here are just a few.     Theseus or not, YOU. ARE. VALID.     Unfortunately there’s no third option, so if you want to set the Minotaur up on a blind date with your friend, you’re kind of out of luck. Otherwise, you’re good though. What color do your sails need to be if you didn’t slay the Minotaur but you’re seeing …

Demi Moore for ‘Brave New World’ TV Adaptation!

Demi Moore for ‘Brave New World’ TV Adaptation!

Golden Globes, Game of Thrones, and Downton Abbey are all heading to the same place:  Brave New World.   Image Via Nicki Swift.com Not kidding.     The Jakarta Post reports that Demi Moore, two time Golden Globe nominee for Ghost and If These Walls Could Talk and whose had a role in classics like The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, and A Few Good Men, will be playing Linda in the upcoming TV adaptation of  Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World.   Image Via TVLine Coming along for the ride is Harry Loyd, knowing for his …