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New Zealand is Shannara!

Move over Middle Earth – Shannara is here!  The Chronicles of Shannara series has recently been filmed  in New Zealand.  Based on the books by… 64 more words

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Read the book before watching the movie

Do you watch the movie first, or read the book?  Until The Fault in Our Stars, I was definitely a ‘just watch the movie’ type of reader for many books.   480 more words

Books As Movies

Adapting The Page: Ten Books I'd Love To See As A Movie/TV Series

I participated in this exact same meme back in September 2013 with The Broke and the Bookish. And boy how my tastes have changed. … 270 more words

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Books First. Always.

In 2001, the “Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring” was coming out on the big screen, and my dad was cautiously thrilled. He’d been an avid Tolkein lover for years and years, and he was excited to see how well they did adapting it. 308 more words


If I Stay and Other Books to Movies.

Here’s the thing about books into movies: sometimes you read a book and you think it’s really good, but then you move onto other books. Then, several years later, the Big Hollywood people decide that they like the book as well, so they decide to make a movie out of it. 509 more words

CanLit Recommendation: Punishment

Full disclosure: I received a copy of this book from Penguin Random House of Canada in exchange for an honest review.

If nothing else was achieved with my reading this year, 2014 will definitely be remembered as the year that I took steps towards curbing my dislike of CanLit. 634 more words