BOOKS

Film Rights Acquired to Rainbow Rowell’s ‘Eleanor & Park’

Fans of Rainbow Rowell’s bestselling book Eleanor & Park, rejoice! The writer took to Twitter to announce that PICTURESTART has acquired film rights to the novel, with Plan B set to produce. Erik Feig, who served as production executive on such films as Twilight, Divergent and The Hunger Games, has...

‘I Wish You All the Best’ by Mason Deaver Released Today!

I Wish You All the Best, the debut novel by non-binary YA author Mason Deaver, is now available wherever books are sold! The novel is described as follows: When Ben De Backer tries to come out to their parents as non-binary, their life comes to a screeching halt as they’re...

‘IT: Chapter Two’ Official Teaser Trailer Released

Fans of Stephen King’s horror masterpiece IT were treated today to the official teaser trailer for the upcoming second part of the film adaptation, IT: Chapter Two. Andy Muschietti returns to direct the movie, which will be released later this year on September 6th. In King’s novel, the seven main...

Book Review: ‘The Infinite Noise’ By Lauren Shippen

Nerds and Beyond was fortunate enough to get an advance copy of Lauren Shippen‘s debut YA novel The Infinite Noise, which will be released September 24, 2019. I found it difficult to put the book down once I started to read it. Have you ever read a book where everything...

Stephen King Releases Excerpt from New Novel

#1 New York Times best-selling author Stephen King has released an excerpt from his upcoming new book The Institute, and we are already lining up to check in! The official book description reads: In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders...

Misha Collins Published in ‘Columbia Poetry Review’

Columbia College Chicago has published its Columbia Poetry Review for 2019, and the latest issue includes poetry by Supernatural star Misha Collins. The journal’s 32nd issue also features works by Amy Gerstler, Ron Koertge, Bernadette Mayer, D.A. Powell, and many more. Collins shared one of his poems called “Plumbing” with...