That Time The Movie/Show Was Better Than The Book…

It happens, sometimes the movie or TV show is better than the book.  It’s rare.  More often, I think the movie or show is just as good as (even if different) from the book.  There has been so much amazing casting news for the past few weeks that give me hope for the future too.  IdrisRead more

Weekly Meeting: The Magician King

TheThe Magician King is the sequel to The Magicians and the second in a series of three. Challenges: None What You Should Know: As mentioned above, this is the second book in a series of three. This book and The Magicians are what is being adapted for the SyFy show The Magicians. This book, and much of thisRead more

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

Weekly Meeting: Outlander

Part of Which Challenges: Book Lust Book Riot Read Harder What You Should Know: This is not really a romance book.  Sex scenes are understated and rare in the first 1/2 of the book.  It fits into many different genres The TV is pretty faithful to the book given the different methods of storytelling. ThereRead more