Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late May (May 16th – May 31st)

May 17th   The Fireman By Joe Hill The fireman is coming. Stay cool. No one knows exactly when it began or where it originated. A terrifying new plague is spreading like wildfire across the country, striking cities one by one: Boston, Detroit, Seattle. The doctors call it Draco Incendia Trychophyton. To everyone else it’s… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late May (May 16th – May 31st)

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Early May (May 1st – 15th)

May 3rd   A Court of Mist and Fury By Sarah J. Maas Feyre survived Amarantha's clutches to return to the Spring Court--but at a steep cost. Though she now has the powers of the High Fae, her heart remains human, and it can't forget the terrible deeds she performed to save Tamlin's people. Nor… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early May (May 1st – 15th)

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late April (April 16th – 30th)

So sorry for the delayed post! April 19th   Before We Visit the Goddess By Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni The daughter of a poor baker in rural Bengal, India, Sabitri yearns to get an education, but her family’s situation means college is an impossible dream. Then an influential woman from Kolkata takes Sabitri under her wing,… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late April (April 16th – 30th)

Books at the Movies · Special Features

And the Oscar Goes To…Part Three

Welcome, friends and fellow bookworms, to the third and final part of our series on Oscar-winning films based on books. If you haven't had a chance to read the first two parts and would like to, click the links below: Part One Part Two As always, don't forget to leave a comment at the bottom… Continue reading And the Oscar Goes To…Part Three

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Early April 2016 (April 1st – 15th)

   April 5th   The Empress of Bright Moon By Weina Dai Randel At the moment of the Emperor's death, everything changes in the palace. Mei, his former concubine, is free, and Pheasant, the heir and Mei's lover, is proclaimed as the new Emperor, heralding a new era in China. But just when Mei believes… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early April 2016 (April 1st – 15th)

Books at the Movies · Special Features

And the Oscar Goes To…Part Two

Welcome to the second of a three-part series regarding some amazing books that have been adapted to film and won one or more Academy Awards. The first part of the series can be found here. Without further ado: The Oscar goes to... 1990s   1991 (63rd Academy Awards) - Misery (1990) Just one of the… Continue reading And the Oscar Goes To…Part Two

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late March 2016 (March 15th – March 31st)

March 15th   The First Time She Drowned By Kerry Kletter Cassie O'Malley has spent the past two and a half years in a mental institution—dumped there by her mother, against her will. Now, at 18, Cassie emancipates herself, determined to start over. She attends college, forms new friendships, and even attempts to start fresh… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late March 2016 (March 15th – March 31st)

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases- Early March 2016 (March 1st -15th)

March 1st   Seven Black Diamonds By Melissa Marr Melissa Marr returns to faery in a dramatic story of the precarious space between two worlds—and the people who must thrive there. The combination of ethereal fae powers, tumultuous romance, and a bloodthirsty faery queen will have longtime fans and new readers alike at the edge… Continue reading Upcoming Releases- Early March 2016 (March 1st -15th)

Books at the Movies · Special Features

And the Oscar Goes To…Part One

Last night's Academy Awards Ceremony was jam-packed with some of Hollywood's best actors, amazing directors, great skits, thought-provoking monologues, and moments that were a long time coming (Congratulations Leo!). One of the greatest takeaways from last night, however, was the fact that so many of the nominees started with a book. Books-turned-movies have been a… Continue reading And the Oscar Goes To…Part One

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Early February 2016 (Feb 1st – 15th)

February 2nd Stars Above By Marissa Meyer The enchantment continues. . . . The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories - and secrets - that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early February 2016 (Feb 1st – 15th)