Tag: Rick Riordan

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My Hopes for the Disney+ Adaptation of ‘Percy Jackson’

Percy Jackson and the Olympians is officially being adapted into a TV series at Disney+!  Now this is not the first time the popular book series is getting the live action treatment though many fans have tried to scrub the memory of the 2010 film and it's 2013 sequel from their memories.  Hopefully the second time around finally produces an adaptation that fans don't active try to deny actually exists, but going into it here are my hopes (and or fears) for the upcoming series.

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5 Winged Literary Beasts for National Bird Day!

Today is National Bird Day! To celebrate, we thought it would be fun to share a list of five fictional and unforgettable birds found in literature. Buckle up for a tour through the skies with these fantastical winged beasts!

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Rick Riordan on Adaptations, LGBT Fans, and Letting Go of ‘Percy Jackson’

Rick Riordan was planning to semi-retire after finishing The Tower of Nero, the last book in the Trial of Apollo series and the sequel series to Heroes of Olympus. He was going back to school to get a Ph.D. in Celtic mythology at Harvard at the time, when Disney called to pitch an idea: adapting the Percy Jackson series for Disney+.

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Music Monday: Fantasy

November is about three things: fall, family and fantasy. So today for Music Monday, we are pairing novels and fantasy novels.

Harvest Moon- The Hazel Wood

Amazon.com: The Hazel Wood: A Novel (The Hazel Wood, 1) (9781250297327): Albert, Melissa: Books

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La Vie En Rose- A Winters Problem

Amazon.com: A Winter's Promise: Book One of The Mirror Visitor Quartet eBook: Dabos, Christelle, Serle, Hildegarde: Kindle Store

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Walk Like an Egyptian- The Kane Chronicles 

Amazon.com: The Red Pyramid: The Kane Chronicles, Book 1 (Audible Audio Edition): Rick Riordan, Kevin R. Free, Katherine Kellgren, Brilliance Audio : Audible Audiobooks

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On The Road Again- The Illiad 

The Iliad - Kindle edition by Homer. Literature & Fiction Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.

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Mr. Sandman- Rip Van Winkle 

Rip Van Winkle (Rabbit Ears: a Classic Tale) - Kindle edition by Irving, Washington, adaptation by Rick Meyerowitz, Rick Meyerowitz. Children Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.

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Take Me Home Country Roads- The Hobbit

The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, Paperback | Barnes & Noble®

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Can’t Take My Eyes off You- Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Askaban 

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Paperback) - Walmart.com - Walmart.com

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Half the World Away- A Game of Thrones

A Game of Thrones (Song of Ice and Fire): George R. R. Martin: 8601419915996: Amazon.com: Books

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The End of the World- Children of Men 

The Children of Men by James, P. D. (ebook)

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Can’t Help Falling in Love- The Night Circus

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern (2012-05-24): Erin Morgenstern;: Amazon.com: Books

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