#Bookstagrammer of the Week: @booksnest

#Bookstagrammer of the Week: @booksnest

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Want to see your favorite Bookstagrammer featured next? Message @bookstrofficial here.   This Week’s Featured creator: @booksnest   Each week Bookstr is going to be highlighting your favorite Bookstagrammers. A Bookstagrammer is someone who shares all of their literary interests, ranging from book reviews and aesthetically pleasing book pictures to outfit pictures featuring their current reads. Anything that evokes bibliophile feels is on their Instagram pages. Make sure to give these Bookstagrammers the love they deserve! This week we are getting to know a Bookstagrammer, blogger, and book lover: Beth, or as you would know her on Instagram, @booksnest. Here …

Will “The Bone Season” Be Television’s Next Big Hit?

Will “The Bone Season” Be Television’s Next Big Hit?

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UK producers Harriet Hammond and Daz Spencer Lovesey have acquired the rights to Samantha Shannon’s young adult novel The Bone Season which they plan to adapt for television.   Image Via Amazon Named the first book in NBC’s Today show’s monthly book club, the novel was published on August 20, 2013 by Bloomsbury Publishing. Set in 2059, the book follows Paige Majoney, nineteen, who is a dreamwalker, better known as a clairvoyant, and who lives in a dystopian world where she commits treason simply by breathing. It’s a dystopian novel with a supernatural twist. I’m in. But wait! There’s more! Samantha Shannon? She was only twenty-one, TWENTY-ONE, when the …

Our Top Genre Picks This Week: Sci Fi/Fantasy

Our Top Genre Picks This Week: Sci Fi/Fantasy

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Each week, Bookstr will be offering a look at some of the best novels in a particular genre for your continued reading list. Today, we’ll be recommending five recent science fiction and fantasy novels for your reading pleasure. Sci-Fi and fantasy novels provide gateways into other worlds, full of aliens, monsters, magic, and cool technology while addressing themes that cannot be showcased in nonfiction reading. Here are some of the top five recent ones!   5. The priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon   Image Via Goodreads Most fantasy epics these days divide their content into trilogies or even longer. …