Emma Roberts Gleams At National Book Awards as Women Sweep Top Prizes

Emma Roberts Gleams At National Book Awards as Women Sweep Top Prizes

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The 68th Annual National Book Awards Ceremony has come and gone and it was a good night for women writers. Hosted by Cynthia Nixon with guests like Bill Clinton, the ceremony celebrated some of the brightest names in 2017 literature. Women nabbed fifteen out of twenty National Book Award nominations and, ultimately, won four out of five. Considering the groups of judges for each category made totally independent decisions, that’s a pretty good sign of the changing times.   The winners in each category are:   Fiction winner:   Jesmyn Ward, Sing, Unburied, Sing   Image Via National Book Foundation   …

BIG Things Are Happening for ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2!

BIG Things Are Happening for ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2!

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After winning eight Emmy Awards,  a second season of Big Little Lies seems inevitable. While HBO hasn’t officially ordered more episodes, they are reportedly figuring out when production can begin and it may start as early as Spring 2018. HBO’s very real interest in producing a second season is big news for fans.   The star-studded cast and production crew have already said that they’d like to continue the story, assuring audiences that talks about a second season will happen.   via GIPHY   With that out of the way…mostly…the only worry audiences should have is who will and won’t return for …