Tag: literary fiction

Douglas Stuart Wins 2020 Booker Prize for Novel, ‘Shuggie Bain’

Douglas Stuart is the proud recipient of the 2020 Booker Prize for his national best-selling novel, Shuggie Bain, which details the life of a young boy growing up amidst poverty and addiction in 1980's Glasgow, Scotland.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates’ ‘The Water Dancer’ is Being Adapted to Film

The New York Times' best-selling novel and Oprah's Book Club pick, The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates, is being adapted to film.

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Scarlett Johansson as ‘Bride’ in New Adaptation of Frankenstein

Johansson is playing Bride of Frankenstein, twisting the character in a different direction from James Whale's 1935 film adaptation, and giving the character a spotlight she's never received before.

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Anna Burns Wins International Dublin Literary Award for ‘Milkman’

Milkman author, Anna Burns, has made literary history as the first Irish female recipient of the International Dublin Literary Award.

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When Fans Resurrected ‘Sherlock Holmes’

As today is the one hundred and third anniversary of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's His Last Bow, so we're doing a deep dive into the Sherlock Holmes story that almost never was.

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