Top Ten Tuesday (31)

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It’s Top 10 Tuesday (hosted at The Broke and the Bookish) and the topic is:

Top Ten Things On My Reading Wishlist

Okay, so we didn’t stick to the topic this week… We did things a *little* differently.

I love books, obviously, but one thing I enjoy most about being a self-appointed Book Nerd is the film adaptations. Whenever one of my favorite books gets made or a book that I’ve read in general, I always get like an excited nausea because I’m always afraid that they are going to miss something important or some little detail that I deem important and therefore should be in the film. What I don’t approve is the film going off base from the literary text and making it its own thing (for example: Hamlet with Mel Gibson—bad idea. The film doesn’t follow the play at all, and really Mel, you’re not a very good Hamlet, either).

There are a thousand great book/film adaptaions, but having not read all the books to the films… here are my Top Ten favorite adaptations (and these are in no particular order except 1-3)…

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Book Blitz & GIVEAWAY — Insanity by Cameron Jace


Today we are excited  to participate in the book blitz (organized by Xpresso Book Tours) for Insanity by Cameron Jace.  Insanity is a young adult fantasy that was released December 20, 2013 by Jawigi Publishing

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Holiday Wishlist Blog Hop & Giveaway!


Christmas time is officially here!  Before we know it, Santa will be coming down the chimneys of good little boys and girls.  And nothing like the holiday season to drool over bookish things.  Because there is nothing better than reading books.  So having things ABOUT books — well that my friends is just spectacular!

So, here are a few of my “favorite” things.  If you’re looking for a gift I’ll swoon for, it’s probably here (I also swoon for Amazon gift cards, just so you know).

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