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Best Movies Made from Books: #10 Rising Sun by Michael Crichton

Best Movies Made from Books: #10 Rising Sun by Michael Crichton

As a child I purposely read books for which I had seen movies because it helped me visualize what I was reading. Now as an avid reader I find myself constantly saying “the book is much better.” Anyone who reads frequently has said this and will continue to say so when your favorite books are made into […]

Winners and Losers in Books 2011

Winners and Losers in Books 2011

Another year, another couple of thousand books I wish I had read but simply didn’t find the time. The whole “holding down a job and taking care of a 2 year old” situation, while wonderful, does prove time consuming. But though oft distracted, I still noticed some winners & losers of the past year that […]