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LIT TO FILM: Green’s Looking for Alaska Headed to the Big Screen

Via Twitter yesterday, John Green, author of The Fault in our Stars, announced that Sarah Polley will be writing and directing the film adaptation of his debut novel, Looking for Alaska. “So excited to announce that the brillia...
 
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LIT TO FILM: Insurgent (Divergent, #2) News

Big Insurgent blasts on the interwebs yesterday. If you’re anywhere on social media, it is likely that some type of Insurgent news hit your feed. Most importantly – reported by International Business Times – there has bee...
 
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Book Preview: Sinner by Maggie Stiefvater

Sinner Maggie Stiefvater YA Paranormal 1 July 2014 368 pages I really wanted to read this book as soon as I heard about it. Stiefvater’s The Wolves of Mercy Falls trilogy was definitely one of the first paranormal works in the ...

 
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America’s Favorite Books of All Time

A new Harris Poll for America’s favorite books is dominated by the great American Classics (other than The Bible and Harry Potter) of literature this year. The majority of Americans over eighteen years of age asked for the...
 
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Lit News: The ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ E-Book

The New York Times reports that Author Harper Lee has finally agreed to adapt her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel into an e-book. To Kill A Mockingbird is one of the last classics, alongside The Catcher in the Rye, to maintain its...
 
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It’s World Book Night

Dear Readers, World Book Night is a very special worldwide event that we would love to see celebrated by all of our readers. I did not grow up in a wealthy environment. Reading was not encouraged in my household. Beyond the sta...