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10 books that make great films

It seems that most films today are either a remake, a sequel (and we’re including prequels here), or a book adaptation. They say that ‘the book is always better’ and it’s a sentiment we almost always agree with. 683 more words

Book Review

Chesapeake Shores

Because I’m not in America, and don’t have access to most of what is on the Hallmark Channel, I wasn’t aware that Sherryl Woods’ Chesapeake Shores… 14 more words


Review: The Light Between Oceans, 2016, dir. Derek Cianfrance

Can any of my patrons who have both read M.L. Stedman’s The Light Between Oceans and seen Derek Cianfrance’s adaptation tell me whether the movie matches up with the book in its soapy, over-the-top, yet remarkably under-drawn melodrama? 59 more words


Kobo In Conversation on Zoomer Radio: Episode 5


In this episode of Kobo In Conversation we’re all about the movies. We speak with David Vella, one of the top Executives at the Toronto International Film Festival. 158 more words


The Strain Season 2 - First Born

Okay, this is my last review for a couple of episodes because I’m going to be reviewing other stuff. It doesn’t  matter too much as the show, even though its season has been shortened by a couple of episodes, still insists on meandering its way towards the plot. 873 more words


Poldark Season Two

Season two of the gorgeous Georgian-era drama Poldark begins in some countries tomorrow. So far I have only read the first two books (#1… 18 more words


What I’m Watching

After a month in Italy through May to June, and with an upcoming trip to Italy at the beginning of 2017, I got myself into a bit of a… 203 more words