Our selection of ebook releases (3/29/2013)
Junot Díaz appeared on The Colbert Report last Monday night where he talked about the immigration reform. If you didn’t know him already, Junot Diaz is a Dominican-American writer and won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2008 for The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. Discover his unique prose with his three most famous works of fiction.
A lot of movies released are based or inspired on previously famous novels or non-fiction. Two movies recently made the news: Admission, based on the novel by Jean Hanff Korelitz, and The Host, based on the paranormal romance written by Stephenie Meyer. Discover our dedicated category in the Media Tie-In section.
Leaving Everything Most Loved, the tenth book of the Maisie Dobbs series written by Jacqueline Winspear, was released this week. Discover the latest novels in this series featuring a psychologist and private investigator in 1920′s London.
We definitely haven’t finished talking about the Fitzgeralds. Without mentioning the upcoming movie The Great Gatsby adapted from the eponymous novel, Francis Scott Fitzgerald is not the only one under the spotlights. His wife Zelda is currently the focus of a semi-biographical novel written by Therese Anne Fowler, plainly entitled Z, who is said to be “a lovely, sad and compulsively readable book” (Kirkus Reviews).
Urban fantasy fans were spoiled this week, with no less than three new releases. To keep up with the latest releases in this category, you can browse our category Contemporary & Supernatural Fantasy, or even subscribe to RSS feed for this category (see the icon at the top of the page).