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16 Movies That Rival Their Literary Originals

There are hundreds (if not thousands) of book-to-movie adaptations that have made their way to the silver screen. Some of these have been promising, but many ridiculous. Thankfully, not every adaptation is a bust, and some even come close to being as amazing as the original books were. Check out this list of 16 movies … Read more

This Book Display is For All Those Readers That Like Big Books (And Cannot Lie)

Maybe you’re not a huge fan of Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back,” but when you replace the lyrics with something more appreciative of books, it becomes hard to resist. The Virginia Beach Public Library boasts this banner, handmade by librarian Brittney Ash, who found the rhyme on Pinterest and couldn’t resist adding it to the … Read more

Tim McGraw Was Torn Apart By Faith-Based ‘The Shack’ Script

Over the course of his career, Tim McGraw has been a part of some monumental movies. In 2009, he appeared alongside Sandra Bullock in ‘The Blind Side,’ which earned her a Best Actress Oscar. It was recently announced that McGraw would be participating in the much-anticipated film adaptation of William Paul Young’s ‘The Shack.’ The … Read more

Kelly Clarkson is Officially a Children’s Book Author

Remember when we had no idea what Kelly Clarkson and her daughter River Rose’s special announcement was? Well, it turns out that Kelly is now, along with her many other talents, a children‘s book author. In October, she will be releasing an adorable children’s book called “River Rose and the Magical Lullaby” — we can’t … Read more

10 Manly Literary Figures

Writing isn’t a very manly occupation. Society typically doesn’t associate literary figures with the same level of machismo as firefighters. For every Ernest Hemingway you have dozens of authors who live in one-bedroom apartments that are full of cats and write about nymphs, hobbits, and dragons. 10 Manly Literary Figures: 10. Shel Silverstein Most Notable … Read more

12 Ernest Hemingway Quotes Every Man Should Live By

Outside of writing some of the most influential literature of our time, Ernest Hemingway also accumulated a long list of “quotable” sayings during his lifetime. Many are still poignant today. Here are 12 Hemingway quotes that every man should know, memorize, and live by: 1. “The man who has begun to live more seriously within … Read more