Books & Film

 

Literary Movie Adaptations Hitting Theaters This Summer

Summer is almost here, which can only mean one thing: the movie blockbuster season is just around the corner! But wait, what does that have to do with reading? It should come as no surprise that films are usually based on books. Recent releases like “Water For Elephants” and “Jane Eyre” are proof of this, and there are more literary movie adaptations coming our way soon…     Read more >>

 

 

 

The 5 Biggest Book Adaptations Hitting Theaters This Year (That You Should Read Before Then)

Most bookworms prefer to read the book instead of watch the movie. However, when done right, book adaptations definitely make the literary experience THAT MUCH better. Below are the 5 biggest releases hitting theaters this year. Unfortunately we’re still months away from most of them, but here’s the bright side: it gives you time (and another reason) to read for pleasure…     Read more >>

 

 

 

Academy Awards = Boring: Read the Book Adaptations Competing For Best Picture Instead!

Hooray, the Oscars are almost here! But am I the only one who thinks that aside from the red carpet, the actual ceremony is kind of boring? Probably not. So for those who plan to skip the telecast and do something else (like reading for pleasure of course!), there’s still a way to participate in the festivities. Did you know that this year’s Best Picture-nominated films all come from book adaptations? Here’s a closer look at the book adaptations competing for Best Picture…     Read more >>