‘Hunger Games’ Fan? You Must Try These 5 YA Dystopian Series

‘Hunger Games’ Fan? You Must Try These 5 YA Dystopian Series

Book Culture Recommendations

If you enjoyed reading the ‘Hunger Games’ Trilogy, then these Young Adult Dystopian series I recommend.

‘The Lord of the Rings’ TV Series Casts Will Poulter As Lead!

‘The Lord of the Rings’ TV Series Casts Will Poulter As Lead!

  Exciting news for fans of The Lord of the Rings! According to Deadline young British actor Will Poulter, star of franchises such as The Maze Runner, The Chronicles of Narnia, We’re the Millers, and Black Mirror, is poised to take the lead role of Amazon’s upcoming series based on the bestselling, ever popular fantasy novels. The series has no announced plot yet, but is known to take place in Lord of the Ring’s Second Age, after Sauron’s initial defeat in the First Age but before his return that kickstarts the main plot in the books proper in the Third Age.   Image via the Guardian   …

The Best Books Coming to Screens This January

The Best Books Coming to Screens This January

January is finally here. At least here in New York, that means the snowstorms will slowly ramp up until my back will 100% break from shoveling. But also, January has good things in it, such as New Year’s Day, when we all sit around hungover and anticipate all the things we’ll accomplish in the coming twelve months.   Best of all, January has four Fridays. That means four opportunities to go to the movies and see our favorite books come to life. Here are the movie adaptations you can get hyped for this January.   January 5th   Molly’s Game   …

11 Book Adaptations Coming to Screen in 2018 That Already Have Trailers

11 Book Adaptations Coming to Screen in 2018 That Already Have Trailers

A great day for every book lover is when we find out that our favorite book will be coming to the big screen. What’s better than that? When you know all the details like who’s in it, the release date, and even get to see the trailer! There will be a lot of adaptations coming to screens in 2018, but these eleven all have official trailers out already. The synopsis’ and star lists are all courtesy of IMDb.    1. The Leisure Seeker by Michael Zadoorian (January 19)   Image Via Goodreads    Synopsis: A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful …

‘Maze Runner’ Author James Dashner Switches Gears, Writes True Crime Thriller

‘Maze Runner’ Author James Dashner Switches Gears, Writes True Crime Thriller

Book Culture

The world of young adult fiction is pretty hot for dystopian storylines right now, and author James Dashner has definitely found a comfortable niche in that world. With shades of The Hunger Games and Divergent, The Maze Runner series features an adolescent cast of boys fighting for survival after the world has been destroyed by solar flares. There’s danger, violence, and just a little cannibalism, but the series is still decidedly geared towards young adults. His other series, The Mortality Doctrine, inspired by Dashner’s favorite movies The Matrix and Inception, is also aimed at teenaged readers.  Kaya Scoldelario and Dylan O’Brien in Maze …