If you like Mary Queen of Scots

In Mary Queen of Scots, John Guy creates an intimate and absorbing portrait of one of history’s most famous women, depicting her world and her place in the sweep of history with stunning immediacy. Bringing together all surviving documents and uncovering a trove of new sources for the first time, Guy dispels the popular image…
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If you like Mortal Engines

In the distant future, when cities move about and consume smaller towns, a fifteen-year-old apprentice is pushed out of London by the man he most admires and must seek answers in the perilous Out-Country, aided by one girl and the memory of another.  Mortal Engines Mortal Engines is an upcoming post-apocalyptic adventure film directed by Christian Rivers and with a screenplay…
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If you like The Host

The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of their human hosts while leaving their bodies intact, and most of humanity has succumbed. But Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. Wanderer, the invading "soul" who has been given Melanie's body, knew about the challenges of living inside a human: the…
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If you like The Book Thief

Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel - a young German girl whose book-stealing and storytelling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors. The Book Thief The Book Thief is a 2013 film directed by Brian Percival and starring Geoffrey…
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If you like Cirque Du Freak

Two boys who are best friends visit an illegal freak show, where an encounter with a vampire and a deadly spider forces them to make life-changing choices. Cirque Du Freak Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant is a 2009 dark fantasy film adaptation of the Vampire Blood trilogy by author Darren Shan. It stars John C. Reilly, Ken Watanabe, and Josh…
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If you like Cold Mountain

Sorely wounded and fatally disillusioned in the fighting at Petersburg, Inman, a Confederate soldier, decides to walk back to his home in the Blue Ridge Mountains and to Ada, the woman he loved there years before. His trek across the disintegrating South brings him into intimate and sometimes lethal converse with slaves and marauders, bounty…
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If you like The Snowman

In Oslo, after the first snow of the season has fallen, a woman disappears, and a sinister snowman is left in her wake. As irascible detective Harry Hole realizes that this is only one of the multiple disappearances, he begins to think a serial killer may be at work - and may be drawing in…
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If you like Hidden Figures

Before John Glenn orbited the earth or Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as "human computers" used pencils, slide rules and adding machines to calculate the numbers that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space. Among these problem-solvers were a group of exceptionally talented African American women, some…
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