Posted on 07/27/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s updates from the world of literary adaptations include the usual and the unusual. The usual: Octavia E. Butler’s sci-fi...

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Posted on 07/23/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yesterday was a red-carpet day in the world of book news. The second trailer for the delayed adaptation of Frank...

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Posted on 07/21/2021 at 09:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The trailer for The Last Duel, based on the book by Eric Jager, is out for your viewing pleasure. Matt...

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Posted on 07/12/2021 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s adaptation news covers two vastly different books. Deadline was the first to reveal that the 1965 children’s book Lyle,...

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Posted on 07/07/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fans of author Haruki Murakami have no shortage of mediums in which to enjoy his work. Today’s method is via...

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Posted on 07/06/2021 at 02:58 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jane Austen traditionalists, brace yourselves: another “modern-day take” on Pride and Prejudice is in the works. Variety reports that the...

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Posted on 07/01/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The first film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory turns fifty this week. Seems like it should...

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Posted on 06/28/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Richard Wright’s newly published novel has been picked up for a movie adaptation. Publishers Weekly reports that Paramount has optioned...

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Posted on 06/23/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Remember the short story “Cat Person” by Kristen Roupenian? If not: it’s still up on The New Yorker … or...

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Posted on 06/18/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

More stars have been announced for the film adaptation of Women Talking by Miriam Toews. Rooney Mara, Claire Foy, Ben...

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