George Saunders writes short stories that are satirical and imaginative and yet compassionate; the New York Times Magazine says "you feel as if he understands humanity in a way that no one else quite does." While you wait for his latest, check out these thoughtful and inventive stories and novels.
This time travel action movie starring Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt has an original vision of the future of evolution, culture, and economic life. Here are some other movies that explore time travel and the future.
Gillian Flynn's tale of a mysterious disappearance and a marriage full of secrets has become the book of Summer 2012. While you wait for this taut psychological thriller, we hope you will enjoy some of our other suggestions.
Dexter Morgan is a seemingly mild-mannered criminologist with a taste for violence, and a conscience. While you wait for the next season, take a look at these equally gripping and often violent series.
Winner of the 2013 Academy Award for Best Picture, Argo is based on the true story of the risky escape of six Americans from Tehran during the 1979 hostage crisis. While you wait for Argo, check out these thrillers about politics, espionage, heroism, and desperate circumstances.
Two Classics Pageturners book discussion groups: Hillsdale Library and Hollywood Library, plus Quarterly Classics at Capitol Hill Library. And classic literature book lists of Western and non-Western...