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Take a little Hitchcock and a touch of "Gone Girl"

Minnesota Public Radio News - 22 Jan 2018
Take a little Hitchcock and a touch of Gone Girl. Add in a mysterious author and rumors of a very big price tag. Stir them all together and you come up with a rare bird: A debut novel that hits number one on the New York Times bestseller list in its ...
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Marc Hoover: Agatha Christie: The original 'gone girl'

The Clermont Sun - 22 Jan 2018
A few years ago, an author named Gillian Flynn wrote a book titled Gone Girl. It was eventually turned into a motion picture focusing on an unhappily married couple that clearly disliked each other. The wife intentionally dropped out of site in an ...
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Fox Seeks To Toss 'Gone Girl' Infringement Suit

Law360 - 19 Jan 2018
Law360, Springfield (January 18, 2018, 10:02 PM EST) -- Twentieth Century Fox asked an Illinois federal judge Wednesday to dismiss a suit brought by a screenwriter who alleges the studio's hit 2014 film “Gone Girl” infringed upon her work and that the ...
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Celeb Birthdays for the week of Jan. 28-Feb.3

Fresno Bee - 23 Jan 2018
Singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan is 50. Rapper Rakim is 50. Actress Kathryn Morris ("Cold Case") is 49. Humorist Mo Rocca is 49. Keyboardist Jeremy Ruzumna of Fitz and the Tantrums is 48. Singer Anthony Hamilton is 47. Singer Monifah is 46. Actress ...
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The New Domestic Horror

New Republic - 22 Jan 2018
The home, it seems, is becoming a new site of inquiry for writers interested in both cheap thrills and sophisticated analyses of family politics—in addition to Gone Girl, The Perfect Nanny recalls other recent domestic thrillers like Jac Jemc's The ...
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I fear nine-to-five jobs, says 'Gone Girl' actor Scoot McNairy

The Hindu - 19 Jan 2018
McNairy, who has played pivotal roles in award-winning films like Argo, Gone Girl and 12 Years a Slave, started off in the industry with odd jobs — from carpentry and building film sets to working as an extra — until landing his breakout role in ...
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Two January Thrillers Vie for the 'Girl on the Train' Mantle

Publishers Weekly - 30 Dec 2017
East Coast versus West Coast. Coke versus Pepsi. Red Sox versus Yankees. The Woman in the Window versus The Wife Between Us? If you ask the publishers behind these two hotly anticipated January novels whether there's a rivalry afoot, you will get a coy ...
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Girl scout twins sell cookies door-to-door

Victoria Advocate - 23 Jan 2018
"I've been waiting for Girl Scout cookies to come around," said Kirsten Wong as she ordered two boxes of Thin Mints. With more people at home in the evening, De La Garza said people are glad to see Girl Scouts coming back through the neighborhood ...
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Simon Sebag Montefiore: By the Book

New York Times - 18 Jan 2018
The historian and author, most recently, of the novel “Red Sky at Noon” has little patience for thrillers that rely on tricks: “When I found out the 'Girl' wasn't quite 'Gone,' I went.” What books are on your nightstand? A crenelated wall of books ...
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Lullaby by Leïla Slimani review: Meet the help from hell

Irish Times - 13 Jan 2018
Billed as the French Gone Girl, Leïla Slimani's Lullaby is not quite as suspenseful but more than makes up for it with a superior standard of writing. Her debut novel, which saw her become the first Moroccan woman to win France's most prestigious ...
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6-year-old girl dies days after flu diagnosis

KTRK-TV - 22 Jan 2018
"Other than that, I mean, she had had the runny nose and cough like typical, you know, and then she's gone. It's horrible. I don't wish this on anybody." Emily Muth, 6, died just days after receiving a flu diagnosis. The girl's father, Nathan Muth ...

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