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Courtney Summers Announces New Book I’M THE GIRL: Today in Books

Adrian Martinez to Star in Chris McKay’s Renfield

Adrian Martinez has signed on to star alongside Nicholas Hoult, Nicolas Cage, Awkwafina, and Ben Schwartz in Renfield, a film directed by Christ McKay. The movie is based on the character of Renfield from Bram Stoker’s classic Dracula. This original story sees Renfield (Hoult) growing tired of living for centuries as Dracula’s (Cage) lackey. But when Renfield falls for a feisty traffic cop named Rebecca Quincy (Awkwafina), Dracula’s henchman finds a new lease on life. Adrian Martinez will play Rebecca’s traffic cop partner Chris.

Courtney Summers Announces New Book I’m The Girl

Courtney Summers, author of Sadie and The Project, has announced her next book on Instagram. Summer’s next book Meet the Girl will be out from Wednesday Books in Fall 2022. In her Instagram post, Summers reveals an intriguing graphic to advertise the novel and promises to reveal more information soon. You can preorder the book here.

William Shatner Publishing A Book of Essays Called Boldy Go

William Shatner, best known for playing James T. Kirk in Star Trek, is publishing a new book of essays entitled Boldly Go. The book is is co-written by Joshua Brandon, story editor, and writer on Houdini And Doyle, and writer on Miles And Ben, Friend Me, and Haven. Atria has bought the book rights from William Shatner and will publish Boldly Go in the fall of this year.

More Questions Than Answers Arise As Manuscript Thief Caught

Has a five-year mystery at last been solved? The thief who has been seeking—and successfully acquiring—pre-published manuscripts of big books and debuts has been arrested. But his arrest has lead to more questions than answers.