April 27, 2016

What’s The Dig? Here’s The Dig: Fully Booked’s weekly digest of book news. Literary fuel to get you through hump days.

 

1. Say hello to another season of GoT.

The long wait is over! Game of Thrones has returned for its sixth season this week, and it did not disappoint. Now, anything we say may be considered a spoiler for those who haven’t gotten around to watching yet, so we’ll just keep our mouths shut. (And leave this right here.)

Via HBO

 

2. Captain America: Civil War is finally hitting our big screens.

And we finally get an answer to the question we’ve been asking since the first trailer surfaced: Whose side will win?

Via GIPHY

 

3. Will the YAsian Kids please stand up?

There’s Park from Eleanor & Park, and Lara Jean from To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, and…well, that’s all that comes to mind at the moment. There’s a lack of Asian presence in popular contemporary YA romance, unless you’re a ninja or some variation of one. BookRiot writer Angel Cruz noticedand she thinks it’s time we asked for more.

Eleanor and Park and Pantone

 

4. Girl on the Train released its trailer, and it’s a thriller on its own.

Two words: Emily. Blunt.

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