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See the Movie, Read the Book

See the Movie, Read the Book

There are a slew of  recently released and upcoming films that have been adapted from books. Which ones have you enjoyed or have planned to read and/or watch? Main Floor Fiction Les Miserables by Victor Hugo Jacket Notes: Victor Hugo’s tale of injustice, heroism and love follows the fortunes of Jean Valjean, an escaped convict … Continue reading

So, there’s a little movie called The Hobbit being released next month. You might have heard of it . . .

So, there’s a little movie called The Hobbit being released next month. You might have heard of it . . .

Who are we kidding? If you’re reading this, you’re probably as ridiculously excited for this film as I am. In fact, you’re probably planning on rereading your dog-eared copy of The Hobbit and maybe even making your way through The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Silmarillion if you have the time before December 14th rolls around. But what happens when you still have a craving for Tolkien and have run out of books that he has written?

That’s where we come in. Continue reading

King Arthur

King Arthur

Do you enjoy stories of heroic battles, quests, gallant knights, magic, and family drama? It doesn’t get much better than the legends of King Arthur. Here are a few retellings of the original tales, as well as new stories featuring King Arthur, his knights of the Round Table, his enemies and more! Continue reading