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On the Shoulders of Giants

While most people speak of Suzanne Collins, writer of “The Hunger Games”, being influenced by “Battle Royale” (for that debate you can see here), I wonder whether she was a fan of Shirley Jackson. 472 more words

What We Learnt From The Mockingjay Part I Trailer

Yes, the Mockingjay Part I Trailer hit the web earlier this week! A meagre 63 seconds to feast our eyes on. So what did we learn in such a brief clip? 175 more words

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Thoughts on Trailers - Fifty Shades of Grey, The Hobbit Part Three and Mockingjay Part One

Today, I’m going to be looking at three recent trailers, all of which are adaptations of popular novels. I, for one, personally find Hollywood’s insistence on churning out adaptation after adaptation rather tedious – are there no original ideas out there at all? 721 more words

Thoughts On Trailers

Suzanne Collins- the Writer's Mockingjay

After two years of reading, ranting, raging, and tears, I finally finished the Hunger Games series a couple of weeks ago. Though I hated every character in turn by the time I got to… 1,319 more words

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So the Official Teaser Trailer of Mockingjay PT. 1 has been released!

And I kid you not, it is so good.

I’m not a crazy fan of this series but I do think it’s good. 32 more words

Mocking Jay

Saturated Reads: Peeta Mellark

A few months ago, I posted about how I wish more authors wrote using color in their descriptions, since I attach emotions and even characters to color.

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Cover Snobbery