Nonfiction Newswire

Nonfiction Newswire

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  1. Modern life, as seen by an artist without a phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... writing we have." Nearly all of Sinclair's books, whether fiction ("White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings" ) or nonfiction ("London Orbital: A Walk Around the M25") mix real history and refracted autobiography. His books, then, are hybrids, like so much ...


  2. "Fire and Fury" Becomes a TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dark Horizons News

    ... reported more than 1.4 million hardcovers on order and 700,000 copies shipped, making it the fastest-selling nonfiction book in the company's history. A network is not yet attached, and Endeavor will now begin shopping the project. Wolff and Channel ...


  3. Michael Wolff's 'Fire and Fury' Book to Become TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... perhaps assisted by) President Trump's threats of legal action . The book also became the fastest-selling nonfiction book in publisher Henry Holt's 150-year history. Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House paints an unflattering portrait of ...


  4. Michael Wolff's 'Fire and Fury' to Become TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... reported more than 1.4 million hardcover on order and 700,000 copies shipped, making it the fastest-selling nonfiction book in the company's history. To date, rights to the book have been sold in 32 countries. It's currently the best-selling book of ...


  5. Real Life or Black Mirror ?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... the prism of history, that it all appears to have been leading to an unwelcome outcome. Kevin Byrnes's chilling nonfiction thriller, Harvest, affords us that crucial step back. Filmed over seven days in March of 2016, it follows the daily life of a ...


  6. Versace Represented a Fast Track to the American DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Racked

    ... murder as a jumping-off point to explore broader truths about our society and culture. Using Maureen Orth's nonfiction bestseller Vulgar Favors: Andrew Cunanan, Gianni Versace, and the Largest Failed Manhunt in US History as its guide, the season ...


  7. Between the Stacks: New library book discussion group to explore nonfictionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    ... addition of a new book discussion group, Lit After Dark, to its repertoire of monthly programs. Using compelling nonfiction as a launching point, discussions will dive into four major themes, organized into series, throughout the year - by turns ...


  8. Nonfiction: Gifted and Talented and ComplicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New York Times

    OFF THE CHARTS The Hidden Lives and Lessons of American Child Prodigies By Ann Hulbert Illustrated. 372 pp.


  9. Ken Kwapis To Produce & Direct Series Adaptation Of 'Every ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deadline

    Adam Richman and Jenette Kahn's Double Nickel Entertainment and Alexandra Beattie and Ken Kwapis ' In Cahoots are teaming to produce an adaptation of Donald McRae's nonfiction book Every Second Counts : The Race To Transplant the First Human Heart , as a limited series. Set in 1967, Every Second Counts focuses on charismatic South African heart surgeon Christiaan Barnard and his quest to perform the first heart transplant in history.


  10. 'Red Clocks' imagines a world where abortion is outlawed. And it feels eerily real.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... might sound like a dystopian novel, but plenty of conservative politicians are plotting to make it a work of nonfiction. In fact, the author, Leni Zumas, has said that she drew the most frightening details of her story's misogynistic world from ...


  11. US Scripters Nominations (Gloriously) Add to the Adapted Screenplay ConfusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... Artist Screenwriters Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber and authors Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell for their nonfiction book "The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside 'The Room,' the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made" Though the Oscar nominations might ...


  12. Photo Flash: Westport Country Playhouse Hosts MLK Day CelebrationRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Over 500 people attended the 12th Annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration, featuring keynote speaker Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Nonfiction for "Stamped from the Beginning," about the history of racist ideas in America, on Sunday, January 14, at 3 p.m., at Westport Country Playhouse . Kendi's address was titled "How to be an Anti-Racist."


  13. Weekend Booking: Maggie Nelson, Julia Bryan-Wilson to speak in SFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SFGate

    Author and 2016 MacArthur Genius fellow Maggie Nelson is most widely known for her works of nonfiction, which include "Bluets" and "The Argonauts." These works unite lyricism, philosophy and memoir with tight precision, reflecting on moments from daily life to negotiate themes of identity, violence and gender.


  14. Philip Roth Is Immersing Himself In Jewish History, And Doesn't Know How To Respond To #MeTooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Forward

    ... it all for art - preoccupy him, night and day. Having set down his pen, he's devoted himself to reading, mostly nonfiction. His recent docket has included three books each by Ta-Nehisi Coates and Stephen Greenblatt, Bruce Springsteen's autobiography ...


  15. Treadway: Richmond talk will examine origin of segregated citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... of How Our Government Segregated America" is the title of both the talk and the 2017 book by Rothstein that is a nonfiction finalist for the National Book Award. "In this groundbreaking history of the modern American metropolis, Rothstein explodes ...


  16. Tom Tom Announces Acclaimed Broadcaster Dan Rather as Keynote SpeakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC29

    ... president and CEO of News and Guts, an independent production company he founded that specializes in high-quality nonfiction content across a range of traditional and new channels. Rather will be joined by hundreds over other speakers at the ...


  17. Deep thoughts by James ComeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Power Line

    ... . Check out the responses on Comey's Twitter thread here . NOTE: Garrow is also the author of one of the notable nonfiction books of 2017 on my top 10 list .


  18. Feature: John Edgar Wideman Against the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... but, judging from their conversation, not at all as the author of 21 highly distinguished works of fiction and nonfiction or as a MacArthur genius who was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters or, for that matter, as one of the first ...


  19. Recommended Reads: Memoir captures intriguing time in Seattle's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | My Edmonds

    ... a seamlessly intertwined history lesson. Her other book is Texas Dance Halls: A Two-Step Circuit which is a nonfiction book about eighteen dance halls, meeting their musicians, owners, and patrons who keep these historic sites humming. Wendy Kendall ...


  20. Contamination and corruption are at the heart of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Salon

    ... like never before. Netflix has fully embraced the documentary form - not that they're being all noble; nonfiction fare sure costs a lot less to produce than a Will Smith orc-fest - giving us a cavalcade of choices, putting out features like "The ...