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Book vs. Movie: The Halloween Tree

October has officially arrived, and I've really enjoyed spending the past couple of days reading spooky books as part of Seasons of Reading's FrightFall Readathon. The book I chose as my first spooky read of the season was The Halloween Tree, by Ray Bradbury. The Halloween Tree tells the story of a group of eight… Continue reading Book vs. Movie: The Halloween Tree

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Fantasy · Science Fiction · Young Readers/Middle Grade Fiction

Book vs. Movies: A Wrinkle in Time

As many of you know, one of my reading goals for 2021 is to make a sizable dent in my TBR list by reading books that I own but have not read before. Because of this, many of the books I've chosen to read (and review) this year have been ones that I've read for… Continue reading Book vs. Movies: A Wrinkle in Time

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Manga

Manga vs. Anime vs. Movies: Assassination Classroom

I love having the opportunity to try new anime and manga! It's always so exciting to find a new series that you enjoy, especially when it's unique. One of the series that I had the opportunity to read (and watch) for the first time this year was Assassination Classroom. Asssassination Classroom is a 21-volume manga… Continue reading Manga vs. Anime vs. Movies: Assassination Classroom

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Mystery

Book vs. Television Series: Father Brown

I'm sure that I have said this many times before (both on The Unapologetic Bookworm and in person), but whether it's in the form of a book or a television series, I love a good mystery. Several years ago, I began watching a television series called Father Brown, which stars Mark Williams (who you may… Continue reading Book vs. Television Series: Father Brown

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Thrillers

Book vs. Movie: Casino Royale

All over the world, the name James Bond is instantly recognized by fans of action movies and espionage-based thrillers. We know him as a suave, intelligent secret agent, who loves women and martinis (preferably "shaken, not stirred"), and who has been portrayed by a number of talented actors. With the newest James Bond movie, No… Continue reading Book vs. Movie: Casino Royale

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Fantasy

Book vs. Movies – The Hobbit

Good morning, everyone! A very happy Hobbit Day to you all! In the world of J.R.R. Tolkien's novels, today is the shared birthday of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, which makes today a great opportunity to celebrate all things Tolkien-related. Personally, I am planning to celebrate by going about barefoot for the whole day (as a… Continue reading Book vs. Movies – The Hobbit

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Movie vs. Book vs. Comic Books – Labyrinth

Do you have specific movies that you like to watch when you are ill, or during times when you are sad or stressed out? I certainly do! While I tend to spend more time reading and writing than watching movies or television, there have been many times over the past several months when I've found… Continue reading Movie vs. Book vs. Comic Books – Labyrinth

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Movie Reviews · Romance

Book vs. Movie – Austenland

Have you ever dreamed about having the opportunity to step into the world of one of Jane Austen's stories? Maybe you've imagined dressing up in Regency Era clothing, attending a ball, and falling passionately in love with your very own Mr. Darcy (or Colonel Brandon, Mr. Bingley, Captain Wentworth, Mr. Knightly...or another of Austen's fictional… Continue reading Book vs. Movie – Austenland

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Comic Book vs. Movie: Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn

It might surprise you to see a diehard Marvel Comics fan talking about a movie from the DC Universe, but Harley Quinn has been one of my favorite comic book characters ever since her first appearance in Batman: The Animated Series back in the early 1990s. Harley has appeared in a tremendous number of comic… Continue reading Comic Book vs. Movie: Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn