Book vs Movie | It by Stephen King

It’s the age old question asked by any film or print fan around the planet. I know how many times I’ve been asked, ‘why would you read that, they made a movie?’ Obviously it’s because the book is always better. But is it really? Goodreads Synopsis: To the children, the town was their whole world. […]

Diversity Spotlight #7

Diversity Spotlight Thursday was created by Aimal @ Bookshelves & Paperbacks.  (The link takes you to her original Diversity Spotlight post, where she talks about her motivation for creating this meme.  You should check it out.) As I was searching for another meme to participate in I was especially drawn to Diversity Spotlight Thursday.  I do love […]

How to Train Your Dragon Book Tag

Okay, so lets start this tag with a confession.  Ready?  I’ve only seen How to Train Your Dragon once.  The first movie only, none of the shows or follow ups.  And it was okay, cute enough, but it wasn’t up there on my favorites list.  My daughter, Baby Chick, she actually really loves this one […]

Monthly Media Mashup

Confession, I haven’t been watching any regular TV.  Everything went on hiatus for the holidays, and by the time it all came back we were in Supernatural’s sweet embrace.  My daughter and I watched through the end of season 5, but then we got my husband into it.  He finally broke down, and it’s all […]

Book vs Movie | A Monster Calls

It’s the age old question asked by any film or print fan around the planet. I know how many times I’ve been asked, ‘why would you read that, they made a movie?’. Obviously it’s because the book is always better. But is it really? The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it […]