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Review: Water for Elephants

Name of Book: Water for Elephants By: Sara Gruen Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill Copyright Date: 2006 Number of Pages: 335 (hardbook) Format: Fiction Reason for Reading: mother-in-law recommended it and lent it to me from her Kindle Rating: … Continue reading

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Book v. Movie: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

With the final installment of the Harry Potter movie franchise coming out, we thought it would be fun to revisit the phenomenon with a special edition series of Harry Potter Book v Movie columns. Name of Book: Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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Book v Movie: Soul Surfer

The Movie: Last weekend, I saw the movie Soul Surfer. I didn’t know it was based on a book until I read it in the credits. I remember when this story hit the news years ago, but I didn’t keep … Continue reading

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BOOK V. MOVIE: I AM NUMBER FOUR

      (Minor Spoilers Ahead-Proceed with Caution) It’s an age-old debate: the book or the movie?  It’s a known fact* that similar issues were debated in1603 when Shakespeare adapted his famous play “Twilighticus” from a popular novel of the time.  Here … Continue reading

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