Well, hello there! Yes, I still exist despite my lack of posting.
I have decided to share with you (the world) an article I just read at themillions.com. As the title of the post indicates, the article is concerned with filmmakers’ adaptation of books.
There is a long standing debate in my house on whether the film (any adaption we just watched) was as good as the book. 99% of the time, it was not. I can only think of three—off the top of my head—that have lived up (or somehow surpassed) the books: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Jaws, and Jurassic Park. The first two Harry Potter movies are very close.
Happy New Year, everyone!
2013 is going to be quite an exciting year. I’ve been working hard on The Sinner King: Book of Earth (which is why I haven’t been posting) and I’m ready to reveal an early draft of the new novel’s cover:
I know it’s not much of a departure from Book of Fire‘s cover (which is intentional), nonetheless it’s exciting for me to see; it’s a visual reminder that the book is almost finished!
So, for those of you who are awaiting the next installment, please continue to be patient: I will have it out soon—hopefully.