The Nutcracker and Mouse King by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Release date: November 2, 2018 (USA) E.T.A. Hoffmann’s classic German fairy tale “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” is being turned into a Disney movie called “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms.” This early work by E. T. A. Hoffmann was originally published in 1816. Born in Königsberg, East Prussia in 1776, Hoffmann’s family were […]

Mary, Queen of Scots based on Queen of Scots by John Guy

Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart Paperback by John Guy Release date: November 2, 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award finalist “A triumph . . . a masterpiece full of fire and tragedy.” — Amanda Foreman, author of Georgiana In the first full-scale biography of Mary Stuart in more than thirty years, […]