| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Land developers for the iconic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colo. (famous as the inspiration for the hotel in Stephen King's The Shining) announced recently that they need more space and thus will dig up and move the hotel's 12-gravesite pet cemetery. Neighbors told the Fort Collins Coloradoan in September that they feared the construction noise, but somehow ignored the potential release of departed spirits (though an “Animal Planet” “dog psychic” who lives in Estes Park seemed to volunteer her services to calm the pets' souls).
| Dec 6, 2013
1. "Cross My Heart" by James Patterson (Hachette, $29). The latest Alex Cross novel sees the detective's family in danger. Last week: —
2."Takedown Twenty" by Janet Evanovich (Bantam, $28). The latest Stephanie Plum novel finds...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 10:30 AM
It's 10:45 a.m. on a Thursday, and Frank Darabont is groggy. With barely a month left until the premiere of his latest TV series, TNT's "Mob City," the workload is weighing on him.
"I don't escape it in my sleep," Darabont says between sips of coffee. "I...
| Dec 1, 2013
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
While carving her path as a writer in the U.S., an outspoken Nigerian immigrant grapples with culture clash and long-distance love.
At Night We Walk in Circles
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:20 AM
My morning isn't complete until I've eaten a hearty breakfast, swallowed a handful of vitamins and read about another dumb idea coming out of Hollywood.
The latest dumb idea to come out of Hollywood is that someone is planning to make a sequel to the...