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Week in Review October 1-8

October 11th, 2010 by Debbie's World of Books

I know we all get busy and sometimes just have to hit the “Mark All As Read” button(at least I hope it’s not just me!)  So here is a little summary of things that have caught my eye around the web world and what has been going on here and on my other blog, Munchkin’s Book Journey.

In the news…

  • Sony Studio’s Screen Gem is teaming with Constantin Film and Unique Features to make a City of Bones movie based on Cassandra Clare’s book.  See the entire press release on Cassandra Clare’s blog.
  • Mandalay Pictures has acquired film rights to Sophie Jordan’s, Firelight.  Read more here.
  • You can now browse inside L.J. Smith’s book The Vampire Diearies: Stefan’s Diaries: The Origin on HarperTeen’s site.
  • Beginning this month Borders will be opening 25 temporary stores to take advantage of holiday sales.  Read the entire article on

On Munchkin’s Book Journey

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On Debbie’s World of Books

General Posts

  • I kicked off the preparation for my Buy Books For The Holidays project.  You can fill out a survey suggesting your favorite books in various genres at this post.
  • Give a shout out for your favorite Indie Bookstores here.

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2 Responses

  1. Michelle

    Firelight as a movie could be fun. It will be interesting to see how they interpret the drakai.

    You had a great week!

  2. Melanie

    There’s so many YA books that are being optioned as movies! I hope plenty of them get made (well)!

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