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Book vs. Movie: If I Stay

If I Stay Book vs. Movie

I have a lot of feelings about the If I Stay Movie adaptation compared to the book, so I’m gonna work through them in the best way I know how- a pro/con list. 626 more words


If I Stay... (movie and the book)

I recently saw If I Stay starring Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley among others. (IMDb – http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1355630/ )

I had zero expectations from the movie as I didn’t really hear (read) any buzz about it. 300 more words


"Traveling's not..."

“Traveling’s not something you’re good at. It’s something you do. Like breathing.” – Gayle Foreman

Photo from my trip to Florence, Italy.


A Classroom Visit Featuring Gayle Forman

On Thursday, October 30th, my after-school creative writing group and I were thrilled to welcome author Gayle Forman to our classroom. The weeks leading up to the visit were filled with intense excitement. 268 more words

In Real Life

Summer/Autumn book reviews part 1

It’s been hard trying to write book reviews separately so I’m going to put it all in one big post!

The Colourless Tsukuru Tazaki and his years of pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami… 944 more words

Texas Teen Book Festival 2014

I attended the Texas Teen Book Festival in Austin on October 18, 2014.  I left on Friday and drove just over 3 hours to get to Austin.  388 more words


Short Reads

As an English major student at university, I can attest to how difficult it can be finding time to read for leisure.

There is many a time when I have to painfully step past book stores, sales and online e-book adverts so that I can truck through my module reading list. 202 more words