In an interview with the Monitor, Larson says history has taught him that 'any time we find ourselves expressing smug confidence about things that will or will not happen, we need to take warning.'
Lionsgate has announced it will adapt Homer's 'The Odyssey' for the big screen.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz Cheney plan to publish "Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America" on Sept. 1.
Books on Islam are reported to be selling out in France after the January 7 Charlie Hebdo shootings.
The Sonnet Project, created by the New York Shakespeare Exchange, finds 154 of the Bard's sonnets inspiring movies.
Both novels were well-reviewed and center on characters in occupied France.