Emily Whitten

Emily is a book critic and writer for WORLD. She is a World Journalism Institute and University of Mississippi graduate, previously worked at Peachtree Publishers, and developed a mother's heart for good stories over a decade of homeschooling. Emily resides with her family in Nashville, Tenn. Follow her on Twitter @emilyawhitten.

Universal Pictures

Oblivion

Movie
by Emily Whitten
Posted 4/19/13, 01:00 am

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Notable Books

Books | Four books spotlighting new beginnings
by Emily Whitten
Posted 3/22/13, 01:00 am

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Art Streiber/A&E

Duck Dynasty

Television
by Emily Whitten
Posted 3/22/13, 01:00 am

Deep in the duck blinds of Louisiana, there lives a clan of burly men and their devoted wives and children. Should you stumble upon them Wednesdays 10 p.m. Eastern on A&E (or in reruns of previous seasons), you’ll want to brace yourself. Their quirky “redneckedness” is amusing enough that it recently took down American Idol in the TV ratings war.

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