Category Archives: Books

FAERY TALES & NIGHTMARES: Story Collection Coming February 21, 2012

Coming from HarperCollins on February 21, 2012 is Melissa Marr’s Faery Tales & Nightmares, a collection of short stories. Desribes the publisher, “Dangerous promises and beguiling threats swirl together in a dozen stories of enchantments, dark and light, by New York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr. Uncanny and unexpected creatures appear from behind bushes, rise from under the seas, or ... Read More »

TIGER’S CURSE: Best Seller Picked Up By Paramount is reporting that Colleen Houck’s best selling novel Tiger’s Curse has seens its screen rights purchased by Paramount Pictures and producer Mary Parent’s Disruption Entertainment. Says the site of the plot: “The novel is about a 17-year-old girl who takes a temp job caring for a white tiger at the local circus and sets off on an epic adventure ... Read More »

OUT OF OZ: Interview with Gregory Maguire has an interview with author Gregory Maguire regarding Out of Oz, his fourth novel set in the world created by L. Frank Baum that kicked off with Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West  (which subsequently became a musical sensation) and was followed by Son of a Witch and A Lion Among Men. The new ... Read More »