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Books to Screen: Artemis Fowl movie greenlit and trailers galore!

There are a ton of books coming to the big screen in the next year or two.  In addition to Ender’s Game and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, filming has just started on The Fault in Our Stars and a movie adaptation of the Artemis Fowl series has … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Trailer

This looks like it’s going to be an amazing movie.  As much as I relish the action and fighting, what I really love about this series is the political intrigue and the moments of “Gah! My emotions!”  The movie is set … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about movies…

Books to screen and the Read It 1st project Hank Green, co-founder of Nerfighteria, has started a website called Read It 1st, a project designed to encourage people to read books before they see movies adapted from books.  You can … Continue reading

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Bookish news #8

Occupy Writers A huge number of writers have joined OccupyWriters.com in support of the worldwide Occupy Movement.  Some of them have composed original articles, including this very insightful one by Lemony Snicket.  Whether you support the movement or not, I … Continue reading

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Bookish news #6

Books to screen The first trailer for the Hungers Games movie premiered at the MTV Video Music Awards!  Check it out: Hunger Games Trailer Also, there is now a poster for One for the Money, the movie based on the … Continue reading

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Bookish news #5

Jim Butcher auction to support breast cancer researchAuthors Jim Butcher, Sannon K. Butcher, and actor Terrence Mann (from The Dresden Files TV show) are auctioning off signed books and merchandise to support Books for Boobs, an organization that raises money … Continue reading

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Hunger Games movie update

Ooo!  Look! But wait!  There’s more!  And still more!  Woot.  Actually, make that woot woot.  That is all for now.

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The Hunger Games motion poster and new HP record

[original post contained embedded media – click here to view] Isn’t this awesome?!  The movie comes out March 23, 2012.  For more, go to http://www.thehungergamesmovie.com. Speaking of books to movies, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 destroyed … Continue reading

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Random Awesome #5

Random awesome link: http://pauladeenridingthings.com/ Thank you to YA author John Green for bringing this awesome website to my attention.  It’s exactly what you think it is: celebrity chef Paula Deen riding things.  Some of John’s comments are also pretty hilarious, … Continue reading

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Random Awesome #3

Random Awesome Links: The Hunger Games Movie Official Facebook Fan Page and http://www.myhungergames.com/category/movie Thresh and Rue have been cast as well as the District One tributes.  You can follow along as they announce the cast for each District on the … Continue reading

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