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13 Important Stories to Celebrate Banned Books Week

Off The Shelf | Posted 10.01.2016 | Books
Off The Shelf

Greatness often breeds controversy. This has been the case for acclaimed books throughout history. Harry Potter for its glorification of witchcraft, Go Ask Alice for its depiction of harrowing teen drug use, and Brave New World for its unsettling vision of the future, but we love them anyway.

10 Great Books About Fathers And Daughters

TresSugar | Posted 06.13.2012 | Women

With Father's Day approaching, we got to thinking about books with riveting father-daughter stories. To our surprise, we've read and loved quite a lot...

Promising Promises and Falling Out Of The Sky: Conversations With Jon McLaughlin and The dBs' Peter Holsapple

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.18.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


12 Book Titles That Came From Poems

| Posted 03.08.2012 | Books

By Gabe Habash for PWxyz: Sometimes a book title is a no-brainer. "Herzog." "Mating." "Cujo." But sometimes writers get directly inspired by other ...

Which Book Adaptation Attracted The Most Complaints In 2010? | Ben Child | Posted 08.14.2011 | Books

Peter Jackson's The Lovely Bones was last year's most complained about movie, according to the British Board of Film Classification, the body which cl...

Stanley Tucci's Tenor hits high notes

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A week after his Broadway directing debut, Lend Me a Tenor, opened to glowingly positive reviews, director Stanley Tucci is lonely - and it surprises ...

HuffPost Interview: Rachel Weisz and Agora

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Agora, a film by Alejandro Amenabar, captures a moment of upheaval in the world of Hypatia -- an astronomer and mathematician played by Rachel Weisz.

Teen Fiction And The Dead Narrator Trope

The Guardian | Alison Flood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

An 18-year-old girl who dies in a car crash, only to relive her final day again and again; a 15-year-old who's aging backwards in another dimension af...

The Lovely Bones: Half of a Good Movie, Then a Slow-Motion Mess

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

Coming off of the failed negotiations for him to direct The Hobbit, The Lovely Bones seemed like a strange sideways turn for Peter Jackson. Frankly, he isn't able to find the right tone.

Susan Sarandon Brings Son Jack To Movie Premiere (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Susan Sarandon brought her 20-year-old son Jack to the LA premiere of 'The Lovely Bones' Monday night. Jack's dad is Susan's longtime partner Tim Robb...

Susan Sarandon's Dogs Like Famous People (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Susan Sarandon's two Pomeranian mutts may have a better life than you. Not only do the little white dogs get to live with Sarandon, they also frequen...

Peter Jackson: Looking Fierce Debuting "The Lovely Bones" (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Director Peter Jackson is busy doing press for "The Lovely Bones," and he's looking fantastic doing it. Jackson has been in Rome this week for the...

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Asks If Stanley Tucci's Recently Deceased Wife Saw His Movie (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Elisabeth Hasselbeck made an awkward mistake Thursday on "The View," asking Stanley Tucci if his recently deceased wife had seen his film, The Lovely ...

'Lovely Bones' Movie Is 'Disappointing Adaptation' Of The Alice Sebold Novel

San Jose Mercury News | Randy Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the disappointing adaptation of "The Lovely Bones," director Peter Jackson runs wild with the CGI, a ludicrous decision that sucks the emotion out ...

Saoirse Ronan From "Atonement": All Grown Up! (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Saoirse Ronan, the little girl who played a young Briony in 2007's "Atonement" is all grown up and starring in "The Lovely Bones." The new movie had i...