New Curtis Sittenfeld novel ‘Rodham’ set for release June 2020

New Curtis Sittenfeld novel ‘Rodham’ set for release June 2020

Curtis Sittenfeld’s new novel titled Rodham is set to be published in June 2020. The novel explores what would have happened if Hillary Clinton had never married Bill Clinton and the effect on American politics. It looks at what would have happened to the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate had she not been tied to the legacy of her husband Bill Clinton. Rodham is the sixth novel from Sittenfeld who is the best selling author of American Wife.    Image via people   “Rodham imagines the life of a young woman full of promise, Hillary Rodham, who meets a charismatic fellow Yale …

Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, and Others Mourn Toni Morrison

Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, and Others Mourn Toni Morrison

Book Culture

Toni Morrison, essayist, novelist, professor, and Nobel Prize winner, passed away on August 5th, 2019. In the wake of her death, many people, fans and celebrities alike, have been sharing the impact that the author has had on their lives. Oprah Winfrey and former president Barack Obama shared some particularly touching responses.   Image via AceShowbiz   Winfrey shared this image of her and Morrison on her Instagram with the following caption: In the beginning was the Word. Toni Morrison took the word and turned it into a Song… of Solomon, of Sula, Beloved, Mercy, Paradise, Love, and more. She …

Hillary Clinton, Cardi B, Cher Bring Heat With ‘Fire and Fury’ Excerpts

Hillary Clinton, Cardi B, Cher Bring Heat With ‘Fire and Fury’ Excerpts

Book Culture

Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury made an appearance at this year’s Grammys because, apparently, audiobooks are eligible to win in the spoken word album category. In an effort to snag next year’s Best Spoken Word Album, host James Corden brought out potential celebrity readers to audition for the job.   On the hunt for a GRAMMY Award of his own, James Corden auditions celebrities for the spoken word version of Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury.” pic.twitter.com/SjTobAbv2N — The Late Late Show with James Corden (@latelateshow) January 29, 2018   In the bit, Hillary Clinton, DJ Khaled, Cardi B, John Legend, …