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City Hall: Masterpieces of American Civic Architecture

Within City Hall: Masterpieces of American Civic Architecture, photographer Arthur Drooker presents expressive, exacting imagery of the administrative hubs of various local governments. The
David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

Broadcaster and historian says A Life on Our Planet book will record ‘dreadful damage wrought by mankind’ and propose solutionsDavid Attenborough is to publish his “vision for the future” of Earth

How Talking to Novelist Rebecca Makkai Helped Me Better Process Our Collective Grief

Several of my colleagues have spent the past few weeks writing what we’re calling “Plague Comforts,” sharing what they’re doing to get them through this very weird moment. Some have been sweet and

Read the fine print before submitting to J.K. Rowling’s ‘Ickabog’ art contest

The publisher can use your artwork for any purpose, even if you don't win. The post Read the fine print before submitting to J.K. Rowling’s ‘Ickabog’ art contest appeared first on The Daily Dot.
9 feel-good books about new beginnings to read this spring

9 feel-good books about new beginnings to read this spring

Generally considered to be the season of renewal, spring is the perfect time to dive into a book about new beginnings, especially during a time when things feel so uncertain. Whether it has to do with
Ahsoka Tano's Star Wars Story (So Far)

Ahsoka Tano's Star Wars Story (So Far)

First, there was Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Then there was Star Wars Rebels. Then, miraculously, there was Clone Wars again. The story of Ahsoka Tano has been closed and reopened many times over her
Ahsoka Tano's Star Wars Story (So Far)

Ahsoka Tano's Star Wars Story (So Far)

First, there was Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Then there was Star Wars Rebels. Then, miraculously, there was Clone Wars again. The story of Ahsoka Tano has been closed and reopened many times over her
Amazon's Scrapped Dark Tower Series Sounds Intriguing as Hell

Amazon's Scrapped Dark Tower Series Sounds Intriguing as Hell

When The Dark Tower movie bombed, one could assume that it would’ve been the end of a Dark Tower television show based on Stephen King’s famous series. In reality, the failure of the film only
Amazon's Scrapped Dark Tower Series Sounds Intriguing as Hell

Amazon's Scrapped Dark Tower Series Sounds Intriguing as Hell

When The Dark Tower movie bombed, one could assume that it would’ve been the end of a Dark Tower television show based on Stephen King’s famous series. In reality, the failure of the film only
The Vampire Who Stole Christmas Is Undead Again in the NOS4A2 Season 2 Trailer

The Vampire Who Stole Christmas Is Undead Again in the NOS4A2 Season 2 Trailer

Is that “Silent Night” playing in the summertime? Yep, the inevitable return of Christmas-loving vampire Charlie Manx (Zachary Quinto) is upon us, and the season two trailer for AMC’s Joe Hill
The Coronavirus Economy: The cookbook author writing a book on working alone

The Coronavirus Economy: The cookbook author writing a book on working alone

‘I would say my brain has melted, on a couple of occasions.’

J.K. Rowling Is Releasing a New Story Online for Free to Entertain Families During the Pandemic

The “Harry Potter” author said Tuesday she wrote the fairy tale for her children as a bedtime story over a decade ago

J.K. Rowling Is Releasing a New Story Online for Free to Entertain Families During the Pandemic

The “Harry Potter” author said Tuesday she wrote the fairy tale for her children as a bedtime story over a decade ago

‘Star Wars: The High Republic’ books pushed back to 2021

The new dates are due to 'general marketplace delays.' The post ‘Star Wars: The High Republic’ books pushed back to 2021 appeared first on The Daily Dot.
J.K. Rowling will release a new fairytale book, chapter by chapter, for free starting today

J.K. Rowling will release a new fairytale book, chapter by chapter, for free starting today

Magic is real. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling announced she is releasing a standalone children’s fairytale book, chapter by chapter, starting today, May 26th. It’s called The Ickabog, and it’s an
Star Wars' New Era of Storytelling Has Been Delayed

Star Wars' New Era of Storytelling Has Been Delayed

It already happened a long time ago, of course. But we’re going to have to wait a while longer to see what’s next for the galaxy far, far away. Read more...
Star Wars' New Era of Storytelling Has Been Delayed

Star Wars' New Era of Storytelling Has Been Delayed

It already happened a long time ago, of course. But we’re going to have to wait a while longer to see what’s next for the galaxy far, far away. Read more...
J.K. Rowling's new children's story will be online for free

J.K. Rowling's new children's story will be online for free

J.K. Rowling will finally publish The Ickabog, a "stand-alone fairy tale" and her first children's story since Harry Potter — online, for free. New chapters will go live on the Ickabog website at 3

JK Rowling announces new children’s book ‘The Ickabog’

She's giving it away for free online. The post JK Rowling announces new children’s book ‘The Ickabog’ appeared first on The Daily Dot.