Archive | September, 2012

Upcoming Book to Movie Adaptations

by Vanessa Di Gregorio — Today marks the day that yet another movie based on a (fantastic!) book hits the big screen – The Perks of Being a Wallflower, based on the coming of age novel of the same name written by Stephen Chbosky. And since I, for one, am looking forward to seeing this book-to-movie adaptation, I thought I’d make a list of all the other ones I’m also excited about! The Perks of Being a […]

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Interview with Dan Krokos, author of False Memory

So I am thoroughly pleased to introduce fellow debut author (and friend) Dan Krokos. He was kind enough to agree to an interview despite his CRAZY tour schedule. Dan’s book, False Memory, recently released from Disney-Hyperion, and I can safely say it’s awesome. Kind of a Bourne Identity meets The Island. But cooler. False Memory Miranda North wakes up alone on a park bench with no memory. In her panic, she releases a mysterious energy […]

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Guest Post: A Foreign Concept–Foreign Rights

Jo’s away gallivanting across Europe (ok, so she’s going to meetings, attending a conference and promoting her clients…), so she asked me to guest blog in her place! I wanted to shake things up again and blog about something that’s not easily found online. So after some Googling and not finding too many posts on the topic, I decided a post on foreign rights would be fun. 🙂 So let’s start from the beginning: who […]

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WHAT’S LEFT OF ME releases TODAY!

Okay, I’m gonna be honest: writing today’s post is really surreal. Like, super duper “Am I Dreaming?” kinda surreal. Because our own Kat Zhang’s What’s Left of Me releases TODAY! Kat’s been with Pub Crawl since it was a little site called Let The Words Flow—since she was an aspiring writer with no agent or book deal…just a haunting, beautiful manuscript called Hybrid (…a manuscript that would later become What’s Left of Me). In the […]

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Those Who Inspire Us to Read

Chances are, if you’re reading this blog post, then you enjoy reading. You probably devour book after book (and maybe you’re a writer too). You no doubt have a TBR (To Be Read) stack a mile high and your shelf space reached its limit long ago.1 Maybe you’re a regular at your library/bookstore. Maybe you’re in a book club. Maybe your default birthday/holiday gift is a book. Me too. But I wasn’t always that way. […]

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