Popular Fiction Newswire (Page 8)

Popular Fiction Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Popular Fiction. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 154 of 222 in Popular Fiction

  1. The "perfect storm for corruption" that inspired John Grisham's new novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | CBS News

    ... have corruption, you've got to have somebody taking money out of some dead bodies. Come on, this is why it's popular fiction!" Grisham joked. Perhaps no one knows what makes a bestseller better than Grisham, who's sold nearly 300 million copies of ...


  2. Grisham shows strengths, flaws In 'The Whistler'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | USA Today

    ... of Florida tribes. Grisham's legal knowledge is impressive, and his ability to convey it unparalleled in popular fiction. But that's not enough to sustain a novel without suspense. This author has always been strongest when writing about ...


  3. How to Love ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | WikiHow

    ... For instance, knowing you want an entertaining story alone doesn't narrow between poetry, literature, popular fiction, memoir, and other types of writing, all of which could provide an entertaining narrative. Try doing an internet search for popular ...


  4. literatureEveryone Wants to Believe That Reading Good Books Will Make ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | New York Magazine

    In 2013, a pair of psychologists published a paper in the prestigious journal Science , in which they argued that reading a brief passage of literary fiction - so, Louise Erdrich, not James Patterson - would significantly and immediately improve your emotional intelligence. After reading a short selection of literary fiction, they claimed, the people in their experiment were better at guessing at the emotional states of others, as compared to those who read popular fiction or nothing at all.


  5. How Will Future Scholars Reflect on the Books Defining Our Era?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Switched

    ... about literary quality or longevity based on current trends, it is true that genre fiction is the most popular fiction of our day. One 2015 survey concludes that, among fiction works, Americans today read mystery, romance, science fiction, and ...


  6. BWW Review: Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at Austin Theatre ProjectRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... shop below the space that becomes Todd's tonsorial parlor. The character originated in serialized Victorian popular fiction, known as "penny dreadfuls" SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET is arguably Sondheim's masterwork. It is both ...


  7. The 2016 Guide to Creative Writing GuidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... with his collection of stories Refresh, Refresh and a follow-up novel, The Wilding , but he then moved into popular fiction with the thrillers Red Moon and Dead Lands , as well as many comic books for DC; this book shows he has a capacious notion of ...


  8. Fall used book sale comes to Beaverton libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Courier Mailer

    Join the New Friends of the Beaverton City Library for their annual fall sale at Beaverton City Library Main, 12375 SW Fifth St, from Oct. 19 to 23. Book lovers will enjoy a large selection, from classics, popular fiction and mysteries to foreign language, travel and Oregon authors. Books on cooking, gardening, home improvement, arts, crafts, poetry, health, sports and business will all be for sale at unbeatable prices.


  9. Loveland library supporters offer changes to book saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... "Downton Abby" with the book included, a collection of library military and history discards and a shelf of popular fiction in German. "One of benefits of the silent auction is it's trying to make people aware to look beyond the ordinary ...


  10. 'Inferno' - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The much anticipated 'Inferno' is the third film adaptation in the series based on the popular fiction of Dan Brown whose lead character Robert Langdon was previously involved in decoding 'The Da Vinci Code' and 'Angels & Demons' . Directed by Ron Howard who also helmed the other two films, this one gets all bloody and dirty hyperventilating about a possible species annihilating viral attack which can only be prevented if temporarily amnesiac Langdon gets to the pre-ordained location before the misguided act is set in motion.


  11. Former Salamanca Resident Becomes Successful AuthorRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... University where she received her bachelor's degree in studio art. She earned her master's in Writing Popular Fiction three years later at Seton Hill University, in Greensburg, Pa. After reading Stephen King's Misery while in the sixth grade, Loring ...


  12. Out with the old, in with the new at the libraryRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... Jenna Anderson. Libraries are always purchasing more to keep current on non-fiction topics or the most popular fiction on the shelves. There is often a waiting list for new fiction and non-fiction books by popular authors. Since 2014 the ...


  13. Barnes & Noble Inc. (BKS) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... specialized religious titles), mass market paperbacks (such as mystery, romance, science fiction and other popular fiction), children's books, off-price bargain books and magazines. These collectively account for substantially all of the company's ...


  14. O Uoeo O U O U O U...O O O Oa USGoogle Uoeo U U O U U...O O O O O ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... For a four-week period, Google will run its highest ever discount on the Play Books store on more than 4,000 popular fiction, non-fiction and children's titles in an effort to reach millions of smartphone users in the Middle East and GCC. His ...