Audrey Niffenegger

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Traveler's Wife a Waste of Time

McAdams-Bana love story is 'dull,' 'sappy'

(Newser) - Critics have one good thing to say about the Time Traveler’s Wife, the love story of a man doomed to bounce through time: Eric Bana looks good naked.
  • “Watching Mr. Bana frequently strut his seminude stuff, nimbly avoiding the full-frontal reveal even as he flashes some discreet cheek,
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Time Traveler's Wife Gets Time Travel Right

Time Traveler's Wife almost works: physicist

(Newser) - Most time-travel stories have plots “that violate strict physical laws,” but the time skipping in the upcoming film adaptation of the Time Traveler’s Wife would likely work—if we could travel in time at all, writes physicist Dave Goldberg. That’s because it follows four key rules:... More »

Bucking Trend, 2nd Novel Gets $5M Advance

Niffenegger wrote surprise 2003 hit The Time Traveler's Wife

(Newser) - Defying reports that publishers are in the poorhouse, Audrey Niffenegger, author of the huge bestseller, The Time Traveler’s Wife, has received a nearly $5 million advance for a new novel, Her Fearful Symmetry, the New York Times reports. Her agent said the whopping payout from Scribner, a unit of... More »

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