See the Move THEN Read the Book?

Adapting a book to movie or TV show is notoriously difficult.  It is even harder to do the opposite, which is why novelization isn’t even a thing anymore.  It was big in the 80s if you are curious.  As a reader I often find myself in the position where I have already read a bookRead more

Book Club of 1: Week 10- As You Wish (Guest Post)

This week I am taking a break and my friend Christi is writing the post. Books finished: As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride Eating and Drinking: Drinking coffee and debating on eating something more substantial like my husbands left over cheese quesadillas with sweet potato fries. Playing in theRead more

Book Club of 1: Week 7 – I Am A Child of the 80s.

Books I finished Armada Gone, Baby, Gone The Neverending Story Drinking Hard Cider Eating Beanie Weanies (a treat from my 80’s childhood) Two of my books this week are straight out of my 1980s childhood: Armada and The Neverending Story. Armada isn’t something written in the 1980s, but written by someone alive in the 1980sRead more

Book Club of 1: Meeting 5

Finished this week: Dark Tower: The Gunslinger: The Little Sisters of Eluria Anna Karenina The Happiest Days of Our Lives (by Wil Wheaton, not some weird version of the soap opera) The Alice Behind Wonderland Drinking $3 Chuck Eating frittata! THIRTY HOURS, PEOPLE!  Anna Karenina is a 30 hour audiobook.  I can’t even talk about it.Read more