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Why Can’t I Just Watch the Movie Instead of Reading the Book?

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Why Can’t I Just Watch the Movie Instead of Reading the Book?

Ask Ginni, our resident Literary Lady, anything you want to know about reading and relationships! She’ll comb the books and wrack her brains to help...

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10 Lines from The Fault In Our Stars That Must Make It Into the Movie

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10 Lines from The Fault In Our Stars That Must Make It Into the Movie

Few characters since Romeo and Juliet have fallen in love as articulately as The Fault In Our Stars‘ Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Waters. And...

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11 Actors Who Made These Famous Fictional Characters Their Own

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11 Actors Who Made These Famous Fictional Characters Their Own

Over here at the Book Blog, our main passion is books—but you know we also love us some movies. Especially when those movies are based on books! When...

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Mutant and Proud: 6 Books for X-Men Fans

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Mutant and Proud: 6 Books for X-Men Fans

Here’s the story of a man named Charles, who was bringing up some very lovely mutants. And it’s the story of a guy named Magneto, who was busy...
Payback Time! 6 Movies We Want to See Made Into Books

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Payback Time! 6 Movies We Want to See Made Into Books

You may as well get a teapot enchanted with Angela Lansbury’s voice to start singing about it; it’s a tale as old as time (get it?!): book people hate...
Four Great Dystopian Novels that Made it to the Big Screen

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Four Great Dystopian Novels that Made it to the Big Screen

Although they can be deeply unsettling, I do love a good dystopian novel. They pinpoint the ways in which seemingly innocuous conveniences and safety...

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5 Books to Get You Through the Wait for the Veronica Mars Movie

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5 Books to Get You Through the Wait for the Veronica Mars Movie

Hey there, Marshmallows! Are you counting down the days to the Veronica Mars movie like I am? Of course you are. We’ve been waiting for this day...
What to Read While You’re Waiting for Divergent to Hit Theaters

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What to Read While You’re Waiting for Divergent to Hit Theaters

The release of the first Divergent movie is just around the corner, and we’ve been keeping warm with film trailers, movie news, and shots of Shailene...
Essential Reading for Film Fans: Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War

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Essential Reading for Film Fans: Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War

Watching as the legendary Sidney Poitier walked across the stage at the Oscars last night to present an award 50 years after he took home his own historic...
9 Hollywood Novels to Get You in the Mood for Oscar Night

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9 Hollywood Novels to Get You in the Mood for Oscar Night

We’ve already provided you with ample evidence that Hollywood has a love affair with books, but the affection most definitely goes both ways. Like...

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The Juiciest Revelations from Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations

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The Juiciest Revelations from Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations

Hollywood legend Ava Gardner spilled her guts to biographer Peter Evans—for a bit—until the plug got pulled on their collaboration on her memoirs. Both...
Loved The LEGO Movie? Get Your Hands On the Blocks at This In-Store Event!

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Loved The LEGO Movie? Get Your Hands On the Blocks at This In-Store Event!

The LEGO Movie is in theaters now, and the buildable, hands-on fun continues at Barnes & Noble. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, this is your...

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