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Mudbound: From Book to Screen

The Book

Mudbound is Hillary Jordan’s debut novel, published in 2008. It won the Bellwether Prize for fiction, an award founded by author Barbara Kingsolver to promote literature of social justice and responsibility. 1,057 more words


Book Pipeline

Just about every writer has one or more projects on tap — a novel, short story, or play — that seems like a great candidate for TV or film. 318 more words

The Changeover: Girls with big hair, saving people

The film adaptation of The Changeover premiered in Christchurch a few weeks ago, and is now screening in cinemas across the country. If you haven’t yet encountered this melting pot of red-zone Christchurch, subtle romance and sinister magic, I highly recommend watching the movie and reading the novel it was loosely based on. 129 more words


Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick

Blade Runner 2049 came out on October 6th,  so why not read the book that started it all: Philip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? 291 more words

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Books into films

Some people hate them and some people love them, but however you feel they are always going to be around-your favourite books turned major blockbusters. 200 more words


Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Totalitarian control. Censorship. Loss of Freedom. All of these things are as much of a concern in 2017 as they were decades ago. Since Trump entered office, Orwell’s… 436 more words

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And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie is one of the world’s bestselling novelists thanks to her 66 detective novels. According to her website, she has only been outsold by Shakespeare and the bible. 272 more words

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