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Cover: The Girl on Fire

At only 25 years old, Jennifer Lawrence has managed to become a household name and the girl on fire in Hollywood. At the age of 14, Lawrence decided she wanted acting to become her career and convinced her parents to take her to New York City and find an agent. 820 more words


CityBeat Book Review - The Maid's Version

The Maid’s Version

Daniel Woodrell (Little, Brown and Company)

By John J. Kelly · September 4th, 2013

Daniel Woodrell is clearly among the best living American writers when it comes to evoking the sights, sounds and even the smell of the blood-soaked terrain on which most of his novels take place. 312 more words

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MY MOVIE SHELF: Winter's Bone

The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 4  942 more words


I’m sorry Winter’s Bone didn’t take home any Oscars last night. It is a wonderful film.

The book the film was adapted from, Winter’s Bone…

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Book Group: Wednesday 5/20/15 @ 6:30 p.m.

And you are invited.

We’re reading Daniel Woodrell’s short novel of “contry noir”–Winter’s Bone.  And then we’ll watch the film.

Author Tim Hallinan Interviews Me About The Writing Process and My Crime Novel, "A Scourge of Vipers"

My thanks to Tim Hallinan, one of my favorite crime writers, for asking such good questions in this interview with me published today in the literary magazine, … 2,844 more words

Book Review: The Outlaw Album by Daniel Woodrell

I haven’t read Winter’s Bone. Neither have I seen the film. But I took a small chance one day when I purchased a copy of Woodrell’s short story collection for only a dollar. 402 more words