Bookish links for Saturday, July 14, 2012

Author news:

~ Salon has a great feature on Stephen King: You can be popular and good

Discussion starters:

~ Presenting Lenore: Let’s talk about ARCS – This isn’t about what you think it’s about.

~ My Friend Amy: Maybe we should all just turn off the computer

Reviews and blog posts that have me adding to my to-read list:

~ The Absolutist by John Boyne, reviewed by Nicole at Linus’s Blanket

Book to movie news:

~ Continuing the usually unnecessary trend of making two movies out of the final book in a series, Mockingjay will be two films.

~ In the “Movies You Couldn’t Pay Me to See” category: Fifty Shades of Grey will be adapted for film

~ In the “Movies I Hope They Don’t Screw Up” category: Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl will be adapted for film

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4 Responses to Bookish links for Saturday, July 14, 2012

  1. unfinishedperson
    Twitter: unfnshdprsn
    says:

    I think the best post of this past week was Amy’s. She really nailed it, as far as I’m concerned.

  2. thanks for the link!

    Slow news week, though, huh?

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Amy – not sure if it was really a slow week, or if it was just that I had less time to peruse blogs. :)