Top 10 Witches In Books And On Screen

Many thanks to Syd Moore, who’s written this great post! I am a big fan of witches myself, so make sure you check out Syd’s Book, STRANGE MAGIC, published this week. Enjoy! This top ten of witches in books and on screen has actually been quite difficult to write, mainly because there are just so…

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INFOGRAPHIC: Why You Should Do Your Homework

I’m a big fan of the old saying, ‘failure to plan, is planning to fail’ … So when James from 123Writings got in touch with this infographic, I was interested to see what celebrities thought about homework and preparation. Imagine my surprise when I discovered that I shared a similarity with Kristen Stewart!! People think…

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BOOK VERSUS FILM: Apple Tree Yard

Okay, not film exactly this week, but a TV adaptation – same diff! I’ve been catching up on television lately, which means I’ve only just got round to the BBC’s recent adaptation of Apple Tree Yard. (If you haven’t seen it yet, you can buy the box set, HERE). Apple Tree Yard was a five…

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BOOK VERSUS FILM: Check Out This Cool Interactive Graphic!

What’s better: The Book or The Movie? Have you ever gone to the cinema filled with anticipation to see the movie adaptation of your favourite book, only to be bitterly disappointed? Or, after watching, did you think the film was much better than the book? Well, Vouchercloud has analysed 2,275 books turned movies, and created…

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5 Reasons To Love Science Fiction

I used to think I was born at the wrong time; too late to explore the world, too early to explore the solar system. Now I’m not so sure! Since the end of the noughties we’ve seen Chris Hadfield record a music video in orbit; we’ve watched Tim Peake present a BRIT Award to Adele…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: Interview with author Sarah Pinborough

1) So, who are you & what have you written?  My name is Sarah Pinborough and I’ve written over 20 novels. My most recent are the YA thriller, 13 Minutes, which just sold to Netflix, and Behind Her Eyes, a psychological thriller (HarperFiction UK/ Flatiron US, Jan 2017) You can find me at sarahpinborough.com or…

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INFOGRAPHIC: Books Versus Hollywood

The Book Versus Film section on this blog is one of the most popular features – so far we’ve had the likes of dystopian YA classics like Divergent, The Maze Runner and The Hunger Games, not to mention Stephen King’s Misery. Plenty more where that came from, too! So this infographic showing people’s perceptions of…

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Guest Posts On The LVH Site

Guest Posts On The LVH Site

Calling Authors And Readers This blog is all about books and reading. We ALWAYS wants to hear from readers, authors, screenwriters, book bloggers and everyone else who LOVES books and reading as much as we do. So, if this is you, then be sure to get in touch! On this site: BOOK VS. FILM –…

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