Emily Henry has become the go-to for summer rom-coms and now it has been announced that another of her hits is headed to the big screen.
The New York Times bestseller Beach Read is now in the hands of director Yulin Kuang who also wrote the screenplay for Henry’s People We Meet on Vacation adaptation. In this story about women’s fiction author, January Andrews, and literary darling, Augustus Everett, the pair must learn to navigate writer’s block and life as they square off in a bet. January will write a dark, contemplative literary novel and Gus has to whip up a novel with a happy ending. As they draft in their lakeside houses, the two must come to terms with the stories that have shaped their own lives.
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Tiny Beautiful Things Now on Hulu
This weekend, Hulu debuted Tiny Beautiful Things, a new series based on Cheryl Strayed’s collection of essays from her time running the advice column “Dear Sugar.” Starring Kathryn Hahn, the series is said to be a tear jerker, but audiences can expect Hahn’s classic brand of humor to balance Things out.
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Cover Reveals to Swoon Over
This week two bestsellers teased readers with reveals for their forthcoming novels.
Lauren Groff shared the striking cover for The Vaster Wilds, an historical fiction novel set in 1609 in Jamestown, Virginia during what is now known as “The Starving Time.”
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Also coming this fall is a new release from Josie Silver. Her cover for A Winter in New York should strike fans as the cozy and familiar books they crave from this feel-good fiction author.
Zoë Kravitz to Star in Short Story Adaptation
A new dark comedy based on a short story by Kristen Roupenian will star Zoë Kravitz. Roupenian is best known for her short story collection, Cat Person, but the show will center on one of the tales from her first collection, You Know You Want This. Biter follows a young woman who fantasizes about biting one of her co-workers.
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