Tag Archives: adaptations

Happy Star Wars Day

May the 4th is the unofficial holiday of Star War fans everywhere.  Celebrate the day by watching a Star Wars movie, reading a book or graphic novel, listening to audiobook or perhaps, just finding how much your Star Wars paraphernalia  … Continue reading

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Books for the Book Lover

If you’re a fellow book lover  and have some time off for the holidays and are always on the hunt for new titles tor peruse, you might appreciate this short list of books by and for fellow book lovers.  Some … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to a Christmas Classic

A Christmas Carol turns 171 years old today A perfect time to share Charles Dickens wonderful novella about the 3 ghosts who visit Scrooge and show him the true meaning of Christmas.  We have  Christmas Carol in DVD,  and  in several different … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Where is the winter weather?  Well if you are looking for a book with a wintry theme, look no further than  debut novel, The Snow Child, by Eowyn Ivey.  This book is based on the Russian fairy tale , Snegurochka, … Continue reading

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Classics Revamped for the 21st Century

       What makes a book a classic?  It is often defined as a book that has an enduring quality and has stood the test of time.  There are two novels by two sisters that are often at the top of … Continue reading

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