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Sunday, November 29, 2009

30 Books To Movies Challenge

Chase of The Bibliophile's Lounge is hosting his very first challenge, 30 Books To Movies Challenge

Here's what he says:

Goal: To read 30 books that have been adapted into movies and watch said movies


• You don't have to select your books ahead of time. You may select books as you go. Even if you list them now, you can change the list if needed. Crossovers from other reading challenges count.

• If you decide to join this challenge be sure to create a post telling others. Also, please make sure you add a link back to this post so others can join in.

• Non-bloggers may enter as well. If you have a blog, please post the review of BOTH the book and movie on your blog, detailing:

a) Your honest opinions of the book and movie

b) Which one did you enjoy more (book or movie?)

c) What do you think is so good about the book for it to have been made into a movie

Make sure you label the reviews with “30 Books To Movies” so it’ll be easier for me to link them.
• Series only count as one entry. For example, even though there are 7 Harry Potter books, altogether they only count as 1 of the 30 books because they belong to the same series.

To join, go to 30 Books To Movies Challenge


:: Jenna :: said...

here is a list I made up so far of picks off my shelf that i haven't either started or got halfway through (at one point) and want to finish through them. in no particular order.

1. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer
2.Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
3. The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
4. American Psycho by Ellis
5. Little Children by Tom Perrotta
6. White Orleander by Janet Fitch
7. Girl Interrupted by Kaysen
8. The Time Travelers Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
9. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
10. I am Legend by Richard Matheson
11. The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy
12. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
13. Running with Scissors by Augusten Burroughs
14. Memoirs of a Geisha
15. The Stepford Wives
16. Valley of the Dolls
17. Angelas Ashes
18. The Kite Runner
19. The Shining - by Stephen King
20. Hannibal Rising

Anonymous said...

Hi Jenna! I'm just here to tell you that you forgot to sign up for the challenge! If you don't sign up, you won't be entered in the giveaway, so please fill out the form at my blog. Thanks!

:: Jenna :: said...

thanks for checking out the site and letting me know I totally forgot! lol

Hector Macdonald said...

Hi Jenna

I can't find an email address for you, so please forgive me intruding on your comment wall. I’d like to invite you to write about your favorite books at, where you can add information, images, video, music and links to illustrate and explore the books.

Right now, we're running a $3,000 Tournament and we'll be offering contract work to the best entries.

Best wishes

Hector Macdonald
Editor, Book Drum

:: Jenna :: said...

thank you Hector I will check the website as soon as I can atm I am sick with bronchitis and don't have much energy to read through all the particulars but thank you for sharing :)

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