Blog Posts Tagged ‘The Hunger Games’

a tale of two movies

March 26th, 2012

  WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS. This weekend something unprecedented happened, and I’m not talking about the fact that a movie with a teen female heroine earned a record-smashing $155 million dollars at the box office, though that did indeed happen. No, I went to two movies in a weekend. Since I have had kids, […]

looking for twilight in all the wrong places

June 1st, 2010

I probably should not make fun of the trend of breathlessly searching for THE NEXT TWILIGHT BOOK PHENOMENON as MTV.com recently did in this article. Because once upon a time, The Daily Beast touted If I Stay as “The Next Twilight?” which, although quite flattering, wasn’t really apt. Though I’m not complaining; it sure did not […]

i don’t know how he does it

February 28th, 2009

Let us take a moment to admire the wonder that is David Levithan. If you read YA, David somehow touches your life. Maybe you’ve read the books he’s written all by himself, like Boy Meets Boy or ones he has co-authored , perhaps one of then ones he’s written with Rachel Cohn, like  an obscure […]