Waiting on Wednesday: ‘Flame in the Mist’ by Renee Ahdieh

flame-in-the-mist-book-cover-renee-ahdiehWaiting on Wednesday is a weekly series hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases we can’t wait to get our hands on.

This week’s Waiting on Wednesday pick is a brand new story from The Wrath and the Dawn author Renee Ahdieh: Flame in the Mist!

Set in Feudal Japan, Ahdieh’s latest book is described as a mash-up of Disney’s Mulan and the film 47 Ronin.

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You can snag a copy of Flame in the Mist starting on May 2, 2017! Keep reading for the official synopsis, or head to Entertainment Weekly for an excerpt.

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Netflix is Adapting Margaret Atwood’s Novel ‘Alias Grace’

Margaret Atwood Alias Grace Adaptation

Margaret Atwood’s historical fiction novel Alias Grace is getting adapted into a six-hour mini-series for Netflix!

For those of you not in the know, Alias Grace is the tale of real life convicted murderer Grace Marks, who received a life sentence for allegedly murdering her employers in 1843.

American Psycho director Mary Harron is attached to the project, which will be penned by actress and screenwriter Sarah Polley, who is also linked to that Looking for Alaska adaptation.

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