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From book to big screen

Callie Bollinger, Assistant editor October 28, 2022

SPOILERS AHEAD!! The film Where The Crawdads Sing is based on the book of the same name by Delia Owens, which made its debut in theaters this past July. After only a couple of months in theaters, it became...

Twists, turns, tantalizing topics: Literary mysteries leave audiences guessing

Lillian Smith April 21, 2022

Mystery books are one of the most gripping genres out there, whether it be the suspense when a detective faces off with a criminal or the adrenaline rush when a victim is put into a harrowing situation....

Writer’s style shines bright spot on realistic fiction genre

Courtney Lamb March 21, 2022

First of all, I do not read contemporary/realistic fiction. At all. Abbie Emmons’ 100 Days of Sunlight screams contemporary realistic fiction just by looking at the cover. The fact that I was able to...

Suspense thriller keeps audiences turning pages

Savannah Arenas December 4, 2018

The Woman in the Window by AJ. Finn is a riveting thriller that keeps readers on their toes. The 437 page novel basks in positive reviews and has accomplished the feat of becoming a number one New York...

Book tackles difficult subject matter: Unexpected ending leaves readers in tears

Arissa Mejia November 2, 2018

Me Before You, an amazing book written by Jojo Moyes, makes readers feel a series of different emotions while reading. As a drama/romance with a page count of 480, it’s suitable for a more mature audience...

Divergent series diverges into gutter

Danica Mendes April 28, 2016

Allegiant, yet another novel from Divergent trilogy by Veronica Roth, hit theaters March 18. Fans anticipated the film and hoped it would surpass the disappointment of the last movie. With hopeful hearts,...

Second movie in Divergent series disappoints audiences

Danica Mendes April 14, 2015

Insurgent, another novel from the Divergent Trilogy by Veronica Roth, is finally in  theatres. Fans have been waiting for a year for this film to hit box office, and it’s finally here. I went to go...

Author travels back to the future with hit book Ready Player One

Mariah Guerrero February 24, 2015

The year is 2044 and the world is an ugly place. The Great Recession has taken it’s toll on the world’s economy, resources are scarce, there’s an ongoing energy crisis, catastrophic climate changes,...

Stars align in movie adaptation of book sensation

Danica Mendes January 27, 2015

The movie based on an award winning novel, The Fault In Our Stars is about two teens who have different cancer conditions falling in love after meeting at a cancer support group. I’ve been hyped to...

Heroes of Olympus series dies out with last book

Mariah Guerrero November 4, 2014

Books: culturally defined as the object which civilizations have stored volumes of information, but that’s not all they’re used for. Some permeate your imagination and creativity, some provide knowledge...

Big screen success for book trilogy: Fans await release of second Divergent movie

Danica Mendes September 18, 2014

If you have watched the Hunger Games, and you’re seeking another thrilling young adult movie, Divergent might be the choice for you. Trilogies have become increasingly popular over the last decade, but...

Read Between the Lines: Looking for Alaska

Emily Nash March 8, 2013

“I know so many last words. But I will never know hers.” Not knowing her last words haunted Miles Halter after her disappearance. In Looking For Alaska, John Green leaves his readers wondering throughout...

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