Netflix Orders Memoir “Maid” to Series

Netflix Orders Memoir “Maid” to Series

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Another book to screen adaption is coming to Netflix! Netflix recently ordered Maid: Hard Word, Low Pay and a Mother’s Will to Survive, a memoir written by Stephanie Land to series. The novel is described as a female driver dramedy. The writer behind the hit series Orange is the New Black and Shameless, Molly Smith Metzler will serve as writer for this series. She will also serve as executive producer and showrunner. Straight from John Wells Production, John Wells and Erin Jontow will be executive producers, along with with a few others, such as Robbie, Tom Ackerly and Brett Hedbloom. …

Barack Obama Unveils Summer Reading List

Barack Obama Unveils Summer Reading List

Book Culture

Though it’s almost the end of Summer (thanks, Obama), it’s never too late to settle into a hammock with a good book! This week, the former president posted a list of books he’s been reading this summer. Obama often releases lists of the books, music, and movies he’s enjoyed and wants to share with his large following. Personally, I think he has great taste, but at the very least it’s always interesting to have a little peak into the mind of a political figure. If you’d like to see the post you can click here, but below is the caption …

Broaden Your Mind With This Week’s Non-Fiction Picks

Broaden Your Mind With This Week’s Non-Fiction Picks

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Each week, Bookstr scans bestseller lists across the Internet to learn what people are reading, buying, gifting, and talking about most — just so we can ensure consistent, high-quality recommendations. This week’s nonfiction picks center around the theme of current best-sellers, showcasing what nonfiction books are the biggest hits with audiences! Pick these up to see what everyone is talking about!   5. The Collected Schizophrenias by Esme Weijun Wang   Image via Amazon The Collected Schizophrenias by Esme Weijun Wang is a collection of thirteen essays that offer a new vocabulary and discussion topics regarding the perils of mental illness. The …