WATCH | SPENSER CONFIDENTIAL
Directed by Peter Berg and starring the likes of Mark Wahlberg and Winston Duke, a former police detective and ex-con returns to Boston’s criminal underworld to solve the mysterious murders of two cops. It’s action packed and full of comedy as Spenser teams up with an aspiring fighter to uncover a sinister conspiracy.
READ | THE NIGHT WATCHMAN
Based on the extraordinary life of National Book Award-winning author Louise Erdrich’s grandfather, who worked as a night watchman and carried the fight against Native dispossession from rural North Dakota all the way to Washington, D.C., this powerful novel explores themes of love and death with lightness and gravity and unfolds with the elegant prose, sly humor, and depth of feeling of a master craftsman. Erdrich creates a fictional world populated with memorable characters who are forced to grapple with the worst and best impulses of human nature.
LISTEN | HEARTBREAK WEATHER
Irish singer Niall Horan has emerged from his comfort zone and is cutting loose musically. His album single, “Nice to Meet Ya,” is an unapologetic soft-rock anthem charting the thrill of meeting someone new on a night out. Elsewhere on his album, Horan dissects a relationship’s demise through “Put a Little Love on Me.”