21 hours ago · Elizabeth Báthory was born on a family estate in Nyírbátor, Royal Hungary, in 1560 or 1561, and spent her childhood at Ecsed Castle. Her father was Baron George VI Báthory of the Ecsed branch of the family, brother of Andrew Bonaventura Báthory, who had been voivode of Transylvania, while her mother was Baroness Anna Báthory (1539–1570), daughter of Stephen Báthory of Somlyó, another ...
21 hours ago · "Thumbelina" (Danish: Tommelise) is a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen. The tale was first printed by C. A. Reitzel on 16 December 1835 in Copenhagen, Denmark. "Thumbelina" is about a tiny girl. She has several adventures with a toad, a mole, a field mouse, and other creatures of field and forest. At the end, she meets and falls in love ...
- Mary Howitt
- Hans Christian Andersen
1 day ago · When I’m in the mood for a dark and twisty read, I know I can always turn to bestselling thriller writer Alice Feeney to serve up exactly what I’m looking for. Feeney, author of bestselling thrillers Sometimes I Lie, I Know Who You Are, and His & Hers is back this fall with her newest twisty
1 day ago · Hancock’s debut novel, The Corpse Flower, was awarded the Danish Crime Academy’s debutant prize in 2017; in 2018, Hancock was named “Author of the Year” in Denmark. And to top it all off, two Danish crime writers whose work I love and opinions I very much trust—Sara Blædel and Katrine Engberg—have both raved about Hancock’s work.
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Today · We’re so excited to announce that Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Riz Ahmed will star and voice the English version releasing later this year. Now joining the team, the two will lead for the voices of the main characters; the director and his friend, Amin (a pseudonym).
1 day ago · Iris was born and raised in the Village of Dragons and would spend her time as a little girl playing with the wild Pokémon that lived in the forest just outside the village. She had learned to be quite skilled in tree climbing, as well as tending and caring to different Pokémon.
1 day ago · Welcome to our biggest preview ever looking at all the Netflix Original movies coming to Netflix globally in 2021 and beyond. Netflix has been releasing hundred over 100 movies every single year for the past few years and that looks to be ramping up both in terms of quantity and quality with huge talent behind […]
Today · Miss Bala (2019) – Adaptation of the Spanish-language film starring Gina Rodriguez about a girl called Gloria involved in the world of cross-border crime. Moms’ Night Out (2014) – Comedy from The Erwin Brothers about three women having a crazy night out.