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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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Mini Reviews #4

I’ve read some excellent books lately!  Click the links below to read my mini reviews on Goodreads. Silent in the Grave (Lady Julia #1) by Deanna Raybourn – 5/5 The Fault in Our Stars by John Green – 5/5 Cold … Continue reading

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A Critical Look at Kony 2012

If you’ve been following the Internet uproar over the KONY 2012 video, then you’ve probably heard criticisms of Invisible Children’s monetary practices as well as their flawed portrayal of the Ugandan people and the current situation there. Personally, I think … Continue reading

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Bookish News #11

It’s been a while since I did a Bookish News post, so I have a lot of links coming your way.  Enjoy. 🙂 SOPA stopped; ACTA signed Following the largest Internet protest in history, congressmen and women withdrew their support … Continue reading

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Most Anticipated Reads of 2012

It’s almost New Years, so I thought I’d share which books I’m most looking forward to in 2012.  In chronological order by release date: January 3, 2012 – Sins of the Demon (Kara Gillian #4) by Diana Rowland Creepy-awesome cover, … Continue reading

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Project for Awesome 2011!

Project for Awesome 2011 begins tomorrow!  If you don’t know what that is, click the link or just watch this video: Even if you can’t make a video or donate, you can help raise awareness for these wonderful charities by … Continue reading

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Stop Censorship

What some of your favorite authors have to say about censorship: If you don’t believe that censorship is a serious issue, just take a look at the Protect-IP Act and SOPA (the Stop Online Piracy Act), the first Internet censorship … Continue reading

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Bookish News #9

Happy Veterans Day!  I would like to give my heartfelt thanks to everyone who has served and is currently serving in our armed forces and take a moment to remember those who have lost their lives defending our country.  Thank … Continue reading

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Big news for Nerdfighters and John Green fans!

The cover for John Green’s new book The Fault in Our Stars has been revealed!  It’s designed by Rodrigo Corral. TFiOS comes out January 10, 2012.  All preorders will be signed by John (and possibly Hank or the Yeti.)  I’ve … Continue reading

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Random Awesome #6

Happy Independence Day (almost)!  I hope everyone’s weekend is filled with family fun, BBQ, and dangerous explosives! Random awesome link: http://www.unnecessaryquotes.com The “Blog” of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks is exactly what it sounds like – a collection of signs, posters, advertisements, … Continue reading

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