Book-to-Film

June 30th, 2010

So, I’ve heard there’s a movie that just came out that’s based on a pretty popular YA novel. Maybe you’ve heard of it? And it got me thinking about book to film adaptations, and how some of them are amazing, some of them pretty so-so, and others… well, let’s just say there are times you […]

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Not a Real Job

July 27th, 2009

I went to see “The Proposal” tonight with some girlfriends, fully prepared to be AMAZED by what Hollywood thinks a book editor does all day. There were, shall we say, some inaccuracies. Not the least of which was mistaking Massachusetts for Alaska, but that’s another issue all together. One of the details I thought dated […]

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Taking a Book to the Movies

July 15th, 2009

So I’m at my mailbox this afternoon, and I have to sign and date something to pick up a package. Well, I’ve been on a semi-vacation with a friend in town, so I’m not on top of the date. When I ask the girl behind the counter to confirm the date — “Is it the […]

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Recent Reads

January 21st, 2008

The Secret Servant by Daniel Silva

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