Shana Standley

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Report: Warner Bros Wants to Turn Harry Potter Play Into Movie Trilogy

But the company says there are “no plans” for the project.<p>To the surprise of no one, Hollywood already has its eye on the London smash <i>Harry Potter</i> …

Film Industry

The Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2016 longlist

<b>£9.99</b> <b>£7.99</b><p>Paperback<p>In stock online<p>Usually despatched within 24 hours<p>A novel of extraordinary intelligence and heart, a masterful depiction of …

Markus Zusak: 'The Book Thief' 10th anniversary

It’s been 10 years since Markus Zusak’s 2006 novel, <i>The Book Thief,</i> blazed onto shelves across the world and rocketed up best-seller lists, earning a …

Bystander Revolution

Neil Gaiman | Different Is Good<p>Ever wish you could change something about yourself? A prediction from best-selling author and screenwriter Neil …

The greatest heroines of all time

It is 200 years since the birth of Charlotte Brontë, who in Jane Eyre created one of fiction’s most memorable heroines. Samantha Ellis explains why some characters endure.<p>A hundred years ago, Virginia Woolf sat down to re-read Jane Eyre for Charlotte Brontë’s centenary. She was worried it would …

Books

The best British novel of all time: have international critics found it?

Middlemarch is No 1, according to a sometimes surprising top 100 ranking by books writers from around the world – excluding the UK. Could this be the definitive verdict?<p>The world has spoken, and the greatest British novel of all time is Middlemarch, though hot on its heels are two novels by …

Literature

Latest Small Bathroom Layout With Clawfoot Tub And Shower Also Modern Interior Design Ideas

Home » Bathroom » Small Bathroom With Clawfoot Tub Is Full Of Luxury » Latest Small Bathroom Layout With Clawfoot Tub And Shower Also Modern Interior …

Dollar gives up gains, jobs data in focus

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar fell from three-week highs against a basket of currencies on Wednesday after weak manufacturing data dented some optimism about U.S. economic growth ahead of a highly anticipated jobs report on Friday.<p>South Korean won, Chinese yuan and Japanese yen notes are …

The Coolest Fall Festivals Around the World

Summer days might be waning, but there's plenty to look forward to. Come fall, it's all about bonfires, chilly nights, hot chocolate, hayrides, and …

US commercial flights take off for Cuba after more than half-century

<b>Santa Clara, Cuba (CNN) —</b> When JetBlue Flight 387 touched down Wednesday in Cuba, it was the first direct commercial flight between the US and the island in over a half-century.<p>The Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Santa Clara, Cuba, flight is the latest symbol of the thawing of relations between the …

Cuba

Fears Iceland's largest volcano may erupt following earthquakes

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Icelandic Meteorological Office is on alert for a possible eruption from the country's largest volcano, Katla, after two earthquakes rattled the region.<p>The volcano, which stands at 1,500 meters (nearly 5,000 feet) tall, hasn't had a major eruption since 1918. Scientists say Katla …

Geology

The Best of What's New for Fall

The key pieces to invest in now.<p>Let's start with the ruffles. You can't move for ruffles. And velvet. Sometimes you find yourself dreaming about them. You wake up at the point of suffocation by ruffled velvet. It's a hauntingly romantic kind of season. Sometimes the romance turns dark. Those teeny, …

What Should the Workplace Look Like in the Distributed Economy? - Metropolis

Designers must tackle issues of disconnection, communication, and transparency.<p>All photography courtesy NBBJ<p><i>The following piece considers the present</i> …

Interior Design Ideas, Redecorating & Remodeling Photos

What are some great interior design ideas?<p>Designing a home can be an incredibly difficult and strenuous process. Whether you have built a brand new …

Married to Design

A Fearlessly Modern Home in Needham<p>Interior planner Louis Ashman creates a harmonious union of visions.<p>By ·<p>Contemporary design, a splash of …

How Victoria Beckham has changed our approach to beauty

When Victoria Beckham launched onto the scene in 1994 as part of the Spice Girls, few could have predicted her future success within the realms of fashion and beauty. And yet, fast-forward twenty years and Beckham has her own fashion brand - which last year made a £1.4 million pre-tax profit - and …

7 Things Women Don’t Need to Do Because Men Ask Them To

Ladies: Have you ever wondered how a guy who has never walked in your sneakers and hasn’t a clue about what it feels like to be you thinks you should act? Of course not. Because men offer us their hot takes all of the time. The latest in this long line of unsolicited advice comes from a …

Headphones

Could Willow and Jaden Smith's First Cover Together Be Any Cooler?

The Smiths are officially taking over the fashion industry. Willow and Jaden just landed their first cover together, and it‘s a big one: <i>Interview</i> …

MadeMe’s Fall Collection Is a ’90s-Tinged, Low-Fi Dream

Some days it’s tempting to swear off social media for good, to bid farewell to newsfeeds and favorites, and all the rest of it. But then you hear of certain, utterly fitting creative pairings it’s yielded and it all seems worthwhile. One such recent match comes in the form of MadeMe’s Fall ’16 …

Fall Fashion

Hold Your Breath Because This Blogger's Wedding Gown Is Even More Stunning From the Back

Every day for fashion blogger Alexandra Pereira, aka the Lovely Pepa, is pretty glamorous, but her wedding day was one for the record books. Alexandra wed her fiancé in Lebanon last Summer in a shimmering dress so magical, it just might make you gasp.<p>The breathtaking creation by Spanish label …