Happy Grouch Day! Six of the Grouchiest People in Fiction!

Happy Grouch Day! Six of the Grouchiest People in Fiction!

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According to Sesame Street Magazine, October 15th is National Grouch Day—a day for all Grouches to celebrate their way of life.   Image Via Facebook   Since Sesame Street Magazine taught me everything I know, we’re going to celebrate National Grouch Day the only way we here at Bookstr know how—by making lists.     6-Ebenezer Scrooge   Image Via The Imaginative Conservative   The quintessential grouch, Ebenezer Scrooge is a cheap old miser who brings misery wherever he goes.   The cold within him froze his old features, nipped his pointed nose, shrivelled his cheek, stiffened his gait; made his eyes red, …

George R.R. Martin Talks His ‘Bloodthirsty’ Reputation on ’60 Minutes’!

George R.R. Martin Talks His ‘Bloodthirsty’ Reputation on ’60 Minutes’!

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Winter is here and the final season of Game of Thrones has finally arrived! While most are clamoring about the first episode (and rightly so), there was also another large event last night in the lead-up to the premiere, interviewed by George R.R. Martin. George R.R. Martin was interviewed on a special segment of 60 Minutes, where he talked in length about the series, his attitude toward killing characters, and his thoughts on the show overtaking his own source material. To highlight a segment that doubtlessly everyone is curious about from CBS George R.R. Martin talked about his infamous reputation for killing characters. George …