Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Lit News To Note 06.01.2011

Hmmmm, hmmmmmmm, not sure about this one. . . . from Deadline: "Donald Sutherland Cast in 'Hunger Games'"

. . . or about this one.  From Screen Rant: "Jamie Campbell Bower Set For ‘The Mortal Instruments'"

FoxNews article: "Hollywood Perpetuating Dangerous Images of Domestic Violence in Teen Romances, Experts Say".  References recent episode of Gossip Girls and quotes a YALSA blog.

You know, I think I got over the worst of my HP withdrawal after I was done reading Book 7, but here's what's doing in the media - from "'Harry Potter': What are you doing to prepare for 'the end?'

YA novel Let It Snow by John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle is being made into a movie.  Here's two take from Reel Movie News and Cinema BlendDeadline was the first to break the news.  Hmmm, a teen Love Actually?  How do we feel about this?

Holy Shite!  Fashion bloggers Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan of Go Fug Yourself are penning their own YA!  Form The Atlantic: "'Spoiled': The Fug Girls Write a Young Adult Novel".   

Drool.  From Neatorama via Shelf Awareness: "18 Seriously Cool Bookshelves & Bookcase

1 comment:

  1. Very interesting article. It really is scary how familiar violent relationship are becoming. They are even portrayed as being sexy and that is just so wrong.