Aladdin: A New Translation

Aladdin

Aladdin: A New Translation by Paulo Lemos Horta (Editor), Yasmine Seale (Translator) A dynamic French-Syrian translator, lauded for her lively poetic voice, tackles the enchanted world of Aladdin in this sparkling new translation. Long defined by popular film adaptations that have reductively portrayed Aladdin as a simplistic rags-to-riches story for children, this work of dazzling…

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Dirty John

Dirty John and Other True Stories of Outlaws and Outsiders by Christopher Goffard

Dirty John and Other True Stories of Outlaws and Outsiders by Christopher Goffard Network: Bravo First episode date: November 25, 2018 No. of episodes: 5 A collection of newspaper stories by award-winning Los Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard — including “Dirty John,” the basis for the hit podcast and the upcoming Bravo scripted series starring…

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Article – Gillian Flynn on ‘Sharp Objects,”Widows,’ and Writing Damaged Women

Gillian Flynn on ‘Sharp Objects,”Widows,’ and Writing Damaged Women By Jonita Davis – December 12, 2018 blackgirlnerds.com Flynn’s Beautifully Damaged Women So, where do they come from and why are they so exquisitely dysfunctional? BGN spoke with Gillian Flynn about her film Widows (in theaters everywhere now) and Sharp Objects, which has been nominated for…

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Beautiful Boy by David Sheff

Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction by David Sheff

Release date: October 12, 2018 (USA) Now a Major Motion Picture Starring Steve Carell * Timothée Chalamet * Maura Tierney * and Amy Ryan “A brilliant, harrowing, heartbreaking, fascinating story, full of beautiful moments and hard-won wisdom. This book will save a lot of lives and heal a lot of hearts.” — Anne Lamott “‘When…

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