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Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations

Posted February 25, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 13 Comments
Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Tuesday REWIND! Pick from previous topics that you want to do again or may have missed. My choice is: Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations Not all book to movie adaptations are good (some are downright terrible in fact!) but there are some really great adaptations that break the mold. […]

10 Interesting Facts About Books / Writers

Posted February 20, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
10 Interesting Facts About Books / Writers

1. One out of every eight letters you read is the letter ‘e’. 2. Children’s author Roald Dahl worked as a spy in America during the Second World War. 3. Leo Tolstoy’s book War and Peace is really an epic read, the first published edition consisted of 1,225 pages. Typewriters and printers had not yet been invented when the book was being written so Tolstoy’s wife copied the book seven […]