Tag Archives: books to film

November 20, 2012: Pi on the Big Screen

It’s always so nerve-racking when one of your favourite books is being released as a movie (or film, as my friend Catherine would say). There’s so much potential for greatness (I’m looking at you, English Patient) but more often than … Continue reading

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The movie always has more sex than the book

Hi, it’s LA, and I’m happy to report that an excellent pace of reading took place this summer. 50 pages a day? Unlikely. Was it all quality? No. I indulged my utter love of Gossip Girl and started on the … Continue reading

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March 12, 2011: Never Let Me Go

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PAGES READ on Wednesday: 33 PAGES READ on Thursday: 31 PAGES READ on Friday: 55 YEAR TO DATE: 2,206 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Superdad by Christopher Shulgan BOOKS COMPLETED: 5 -1294 PAGES As I … Continue reading

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March 6, 2011: What a difference a week makes

PAGES READ on Saturday: 81 PAGES READ on Sunday: 54 YEAR TO DATE: 1,987 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Your Voice In My Head by Emma Forrest BOOKS COMPLETED: 4 -1263 PAGES I’ve set aside … Continue reading

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March 4, 2011: Land Ho!

PAGES READ on Sunday: 40 PAGES READ on Monday: 22 PAGES READ on Tuesday: 21 PAGES READ on Wednesday: 12 PAGES READ on Thursday: 60 PAGES READ on Friday: 60 YEAR TO DATE: 1,852 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, … Continue reading

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Short bangs and the inevitable crash of infatuation

My avoidance of Paradise Lost (and the rest of the works of the Foundation Year, for that matter) has made me a more prolific reader. Well, that and the fact that I am officially through every episode of Friday Night … Continue reading

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February 1, 2011: Revisiting History (2009)

PAGES READ: 13 YEAR TO DATE: 1,185 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -415 PAGES In 2009 I read 30 books. Huge. However, this was my Twilight year so maybe we should call it 26. READING LIST … Continue reading

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