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Wally Lamb's 'Wishin' and Hopin' is headed to the big screen

For the first time ever, Wally Lamb is getting the big screen treatment! Lamb’s bestseller Wishin’ and Hopin’ is being made into a feature film set to shoot in Connecticut this summer. 92 more words



Before watching the movie:

The Ten Commandments is an Easter tradition for many people. The connection seems tenuous to me, but there’s a thread there. I’ve already seen “Commandments”, so I won’t be reviewing it here, but it has me following another connection, that you can already guess at due to the title and the picture to the right. 623 more words


Goodbye Darcy, Hello Thornton

Dear Mr. Darcy,

When I first met you at the tender age of 17, I never imagined that I could ever meet a finer specimen of a fictional man.

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Divergent (2014)

What an awesome film! Definitely one of the most fun, and action-packed films I’ve seen since Catching Fire. After reading Divergent along with my book club, this was such a treat. 211 more words

Fall Movie Trailers: Gone Girl and If I Stay

Hollywood is still enamored with book adaptations and there are a slew of them to look forward to this fall. This week we got the first look at the trailers for two highly anticipated adaptations: GONE GIRL and IF I STAY. 281 more words

Young-adult Fiction

Podcast 3: Book to Screen Adaptations


Book to Screen Adaptations:

By: Cathy Terefenko

: Introduction

: Spoiler Alert

: Cutting Details for Lack of Time

: Changing a Character for Simplicity… 152 more words


So this isn’t just some random post to exclaim how beautiful, talented and perfect Alex Pettyfer is. Nope, it’s more aimed at how frustratingly annoying he is. 406 more words