Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
15 Incredible Movies That Started As Books
Off the Shelf
By Tolani Osan | Monday,
December 12, 2016
Last year’s Oscar nominations were overflowing with book-to-film
adaptations: THE MARTIAN,
all got the silver-screen treatment, and their film counterparts conquered at
the Academy Awards. Many more of your favorite movies were also borrowed from
the pages of incredible books. Here are some adaptations you may have missed.