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Posts Tagged ‘Literature

Ender in Exile

November 11, 2008

Today Orson Scott Card’s newest addition to the slew of Ender Wiggins books entitled, Ender in Exile, was released. I have very mixed feelings about this book for a couple of different reasons.  Firstly, it is being called the first true sequel to the classic novel Ender’s Game, which is a book I’ve read (and […]

Read Downtown Owl

September 27, 2008

It’s not often that I talk about books on this blog (which is actually kind of weird because I make a living talking about books) but after reading some short reviews my dear friend Emily recently wrote, I thought that maybe I should start. I just recently read Downtown Owl, Chuck Klosterman‘s first work of […]

Ender’s Game loses Wolfgang Peterson

April 19, 2008

The movie adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s classic sci-fi novel Ender’s Game  has just lost another director. Wolfgange Peterson, director of Das Boot, and A Perfect Storm, was attached to direct the film, however after a lengthy pre-production he has dropped the project. Producers are still working on the film and hope that it will […]

Arthur C. Clarke Dies at Age 90

March 19, 2008

I really have very little to say about Arthur C. Clarke, obviously he had a huge impact on the world of science and science fiction literature, but I’m ashamed to admit I have read very little of his work. I’m quite aware of it, 2001: A Space Odyssey  was fantastic, but I’m no expert on […]