Posts Categorized: Cormac McCarthy

Aug 13
Top Ten Tuesday: Books in a Post Apocalyptic Setting

Top Ten Tuesday: Books in a Post Apocalyptic Setting

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Top Ten: Books in a Post-Apocalyptic Setting I love the post-apocalytpic genre, and I doubt I will ever tire of it.  The perfect post-apocalyptic story, for me, will have the following sequences:1) People going about their normal lives.2) Rumors, news of something that’s NOT QUITE RIGHT.  Fear builds.3) The threat is identified (Zombies! Meteor strike! Alien invasion!… Read more »


Aug 06
Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Wish Had Sequels

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Wish Had Sequels

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Books I Wish Had Sequels I feel greedy wishing for sequels of amazing stand-alones.  I also wonder if it annoys authors.  I’m sure they are extraordinarily grateful that we love their books enough to crave more, more, MORE, but perhaps there’s just a little part that wishes we would be content with the work as it was… Read more »


Jul 09
Top Ten Tuesday # 13: Book to Movie Adpatations

Top Ten Tuesday # 13: Book to Movie Adpatations

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Top Ten: Best and Worst Movie Adaptations Loved the Book AND the Movie The Body by Stephen King (Film – Stand By Me) We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel ShriverWarm Bodies by Isaac MarionLet the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist  There is a Swedish film (Let the Right One In) and an American… Read more »