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My Autumn Traditions: Books

October is my Favorite month. My birthday is on the 15th, Orange is my favorite color, pumpkins are my favorite vegetable, Autumn is my favorite season, I love the way the leaves change and some of my favorite movies can only be watched during this season. 613 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Series I Need to Finish

Welcome back to Top Ten Tuesday. This week’s topic from The Broke and the Bookish is Top Ten Finished Series I Have Yet to Finish. I usually complete a series as soon as humanly possible, so I was only able to scrounge six series that I haven’t finished. 296 more words

Sarah J. Maas

Book-to-Film Bigotry

Not everyone can make it in Hollywood, and that pertains to books as well.

Imagine a book walking out the door of its rural home, abandoning the idyllic life of tranquility. 608 more words


Month of Art: Day 4 Map of Abarat, 2002

(Map of Abarat 2002, Clive Barker)

A much more modern painting, this might be the only book art piece I will show. (No guarantees though.) Born 1957 in Liverpool, England Clive Barker is a well known author, film writer, actor, film producer and artist. 585 more words

Thirty Days Of Art

Currently reading ... Weaveworld by Clive Barker

.Clive Barker is very popular in my family, both my parents being fans of his work, especially his horror films. He excels at writing horror and dark fantasy, exactly the type of book I feel like reading at the moment. 153 more words


Welcome back Pinhead!

Yesterday after much anticipation, I finally got my hands on the latest novel from acclaimed horror / fantasy writer Clive Barker.  Now those not in the know, this writer was responsible for the ‘Hellraiser’ movies (especially as he wrote and directed the first instalment waaay back in 1987) and quickly garnered a big cult following with numerous novels and short stories to his name.  109 more words


The Thirteen And A Half Lives Of Captain Bluebear - Walter Moers

This book, now, this book, this book is really something else.

The title should give you as clue as to the contents, a serious of preposterous events from the complicated lives of a blue bear. 339 more words