| Jul 24, 2014
Ever wonder what Clive Barker's legendary horror series “Books of Blood” might sound like? As announced earlier this year, the […]...
| Jul 25, 2014
His name may be mostly associated with fantasy these days, thanks to HBO's “Game of Thrones,” but George R.R. Martin […]...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:00 AM
For at least an hour, one of the biggest stars on the planet was the center of attention at the premiere of CBS' science-fiction drama "Extant" at the California Science Center in Exposition Park. Hundreds of invited guests sampling appetizers and wine...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:27 PM
1. "Invisible" by James Patterson and David Ellis (Little, Brown, $28). An FBI researcher on leave thinks hundreds of murders, rapes and kidnappings are connected, but no one believes her. Last week: —
2. "Top Secret Twenty-...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Laura Kamoie had one of her best summer vacations a few years ago in Rehoboth Beach.
And she didn’t have to hit the water or the shops.
She spent the week curled up with a vampire book series, devouring three volumes of “The Black Dagger...
| Jul 18, 2014
Throttle by Joe Hill and Stephen King
Hour read, Kindle Single, $.99
Father-son duo Stephen King and Joe Hill team up for "Throttle," a high-octane short story inspired by Steven Spielberg's movie "Duel." In King and Hill's take, a vicious 18-...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Mark Romanek is eyeing an extended stay at the "Overlook Hotel."
Romanek is in negotiations to direct the prequel to the classic horror movie "The Shining" for Warner Bros., the Los Angeles Times has confirmed. Variety first reported the news.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Fox won the Monday night ratings race with the combined pull of Gordon Ramsay and Jack Bauer, but CBS' "Under the Dome" regained its position as the night's top show, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen.
With "MasterChef" and the finale of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Only one of seven teams on Fox's "Masterchef" won this week's challenge, but the show beat out all broadcast television competition Monday night in the key young-adults demographic as "Under the Dome" cooled in this season's second episode.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Lifetime has given a pilot order to an adaptation of Jean M. Auel's prehistorical-set young adult books "The Clan of the Cave Bear."
The project is a co-production of Fox 21 and Lionsgate in association with Imagine Television and Allison Shearmur...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Local book groups choose books in a variety of ways, but one thing in common is the variety of topics and genres selected. Here's a sampling of books chosen in the past year.
An asterisk (*) denotes a local author.
Delta Kappa Gamma Book Club...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:24 AM
1. "Top Secret Twenty-One" by Janet Evanovich (Bantam, $28). A bounty hunter is out to find Jimmy Poletti, a car dealer out on a bail and a suspected murderer. Last week: —
2. "Mr. Mercedes" by Stephen King (Scribner, $30). A...