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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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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Cliffhanger or Disappointment? A Post about Endings

August 6th, 2008

Betsy Bird over at Fuse #8 posted the other day about books with unsatisfying endings, mentioning a new book by an author I love (which I haven’t read yet, and don’t even want to talk about too much for fear of spoiling the ending for myself), but also citing one of my ALL-TIME FAVORITE BOOKS IN THE WORLD, The Princess Bride. And thus the gloves are thrown down.

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Love in the afternoon

February 14th, 2008

After yesterday’s post about book related love stories, it seems only fitting to ask about your favorite romances.

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