Sherlock Holmes Visualized Through Infographics

Sherlock Holmes Visualized Through Infographics

Sherlock Holmes, the epitome of a man obsessed with data, would love the infographics based on the series and created by designers Adam Frost and Jim Kynvin. These images, created for fans of the detective, map multiple data points from the books. The infographics are divided into four visual chapters. They include a breakdown of the commonalities between characters, cases, settings, and so much more.  Between the popular books, movies starring Robert Downey Jr., the BBC show Sherlock starring Benedict Cumberbatch, and the modern day interpretation, Elementary, starring Lucy Liu and Johnny Lee Miller, the Holmes fandom has only continued …

Candace Bushnell Talks New Book Killing Monica

Candace Bushnell Talks New Book Killing Monica

Candace Bushnell recently met with readers in Bryant Park to answer questions about her new book Killing Monica. The author is known for creating the iconic Sex and the City series and has written many other books. Author Jay McInerney sat with her to discuss the new book and her career. Jay McInerney– Killing Monica is a great send-off of our celebrity-obsessed show biz saturated culture clearly written from an insider’s perspective and it would be outlandish if it weren’t so terribly accurate…I’d like to begin by asking you, Candace, about the genesis of your latest novel. Candace Bushnell– Well actually, I think that …

Percy Jackson Author Rick Riordan Reveals Cover For New Series

Percy Jackson Author Rick Riordan Reveals Cover For New Series

Rick Riordan, author of the Percy Jackson series and the Kane Chronicles series, has revealed the cover for the launch of his next series. The Sword of Summer is the first installment in the new middle grade series Chase & The Gods of Asgard. The series is about a boy named Magnus Chase. He’s a troubled kid living on the streets of Boston since his mother’s death. An uncle he barely knows tracks him down and fills him in on an unbelievable secret—he’s the son of a Norse god. For the first time in centuries, the Nine Worlds of Viking myth are coming together …

You Can Bid Your Way Into John Greens Next Book

You Can Bid Your Way Into John Greens Next Book

Fans of The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns author now have the chance to be named in his next novel. CharityBuzz currently is auctioning this amazing prize off, and bidding closes June 30 (that’s right everybody, only one week!). Proceeds will go to the PEN/Falkner Foundation. This nonprofit organization supports readers and writers through school reading programs, sponsoring fiction awards, and generating events to bring authors to Washington D.C. public schools. According to the CharityBuzz website, “the winner has no influence over who his/her namesake will be, or how major a character the namesake will be. Please note the character the winner is named after is …