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Glen Mazzara is an American television producer and writer. He is most well known for his work on The Shield, The Walking Dead and Damien.
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Rebecca
Daphne du Maurier - 2018-03-01 (first published in 1938)
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Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again . . .The novel begins in Monte Carlo, where our heroine is swept off her feet by the dashing widower Maxim de Winter and his sudden proposal of marriage. Orphaned and working as a lady's maid, she can barely believe her luck. It is only when they arrive at his massive country estate that she realizes ho...
Glen Mazzara
2022-08-26T06:12:14.000Z
Every time I thought I had this book figured out, it twisted then twisted again. First, I was confused, then enchanted, then genuinely shocked, then completely trapped. Not my usual kind of read but super fun. Beautifully written and performed.      source
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The Writers Room Survival Guide
Don’t Screw up the lunch order and other keys to a happy Writers' Room
Niceole Levy - 2022-10-04
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Writers' rooms can be a heaven or hell, depending on a few things. The best rooms foster inclusive and productive creative flow. The worst create a toxic stew of bad feelings and doubt. Both kinds and everything in between require basic knowledge of how the room works. These fundamentals are best learned before you go in. The mystery box of the wri...
Glen Mazzara
2022-06-26T19:11:24.000Z
All new & emerging TV writers: I HIGHLY recommend this book. It's got so much invaluable, practical advice, my head is exploding. @niceolecookies tells you everything you need to know. What a great job laying it all out in a witty, honest way.      source
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The Executive Chair
A Writer’s Guide to TV Series Development
Kelly Edwards - 2021-10-11
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Glen Mazzara
2021-10-12T15:46:07.000Z
Great book. If you want to understand the particular ring of hell of TV development where writers like me are banished to, this is the book for you.      source
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Death's End
Cixin Liu - 2016-09-20 (first published in 2010)
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Half a century after the Doomsday Battle, the uneasy balance of Dark Forest Deterrence keeps the Trisolaran invaders at bay. Earth enjoys unprecedented prosperity due to the infusion of Trisolaran knowledge. With human science advancing daily and the Trisolarans adopting Earth culture, it seems that the two civilizations will soon be able to co-exi...
Glen Mazzara
2021-10-01T00:19:05.000Z
Just finished reading this incredible trilogy. I feel like it's the apex of science fiction. Mind blowing.      source
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The Dark Forest
Cixin Liu - 2016-08-16 (first published in 2008)
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This is the second novel in the "Remembrance of Earth’s Past" near-future trilogy. Written by the China's multiple-award-winning science fiction author, Cixin Liu. In Dark Forest, Earth is reeling from the revelation of a coming alien invasion—four centuries in the future. The aliens' human collaborators have been defeated, but the presence of the ...
Glen Mazzara
2021-10-01T00:19:05.000Z
Just finished reading this incredible trilogy. I feel like it's the apex of science fiction. Mind blowing.      source
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The Three-Body Problem
Cixin Liu - 2016-01-12 (first published in 2006)
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The Three-Body Problem is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple award winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin.Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization o...
Glen Mazzara
2021-10-01T00:19:05.000Z
Just finished reading this incredible trilogy. I feel like it's the apex of science fiction. Mind blowing.      source
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If He Hollers Let Him Go
A Novel (Himes, Chester)
Chester Himes - 2002-09-03 (first published in 1945)
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This story of a man living every day in fear of his life for simply being black is as powerful today as it was when it was first published in 1947. The novel takes place in the space of four days in the life of Bob Jones, a black man who is constantly plagued by the effects of racism. Living in a society that is drenched in race consciousness has n...
Glen Mazzara
2021-05-27T04:42:24.000Z
IF HE HOLLERS LET HIM GO by Chester Himes is a great novel. Such an impt. look at race in America. Incredibly relevant today. I keep thinking about the ending, esp in light of what's happened since the book was written in 1945.      source
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The Man Who Lived Underground
A Novel
Richard Wright - 2021-04-20
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A major literary event: an explosive, previously unpublished novel from the 1940s by the legendary author of Native Son and Black Boy. Fred Daniels, a black man, is picked up randomly by the police after a brutal murder in a Chicago neighborhood and taken to the local precinct where he is tortured until he confesses to a crime he didn't commit. Aft...
Glen Mazzara
2021-05-17T20:48:12.000Z
THE MAN WHO LIVED UNDERGROUND by Richard Wright is a phenomenal book. Electrifying on so many levels.      source
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The Best of Richard Matheson
Richard Matheson - 2017-10-10
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The first career retrospective of terrifying stories by "one of the greatest writers of the 20th century" (Ray Bradbury), edited by award-winning author Victor LaValle.Among the greats of 20th-century horror and fantasy, few names stand above Richard Matheson. Though known by many for novels like I Am Legend and his sixteen Twilight Zone episodes, ...
Glen Mazzara
2021-05-15T07:10:22.000Z
I love this book.      source
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When They Call You a Terrorist
A Black Lives Matter Memoir
Patrisse Khan-Cullors - 2020-01-14
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A poetic and powerful memoir about what it means to be a Black woman in America—and the co-founding of a movement that demands justice for all in the land of the free.Raised by a single mother in an impoverished neighborhood in Los Angeles, Patrisse Khan-Cullors experienced firsthand the prejudice and persecution Black Americans endure at the hands...
Glen Mazzara
2021-05-01T19:27:39.000Z
I wish everyone who criticizes or fears #BlackLivesMatter would read this book & see all the pain & love behind this movement.      source
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