HBO wants to turn all the great books into shows, and I’m all for it. Just announced: Darren Aronofsky(!!!) is developing Margaret Atwood’s trilogy of post-apocalyptic novels (Oryx & Crake, The Year of the Flood, MaddAddam) into a TV series called MaddAddam. I’ve only read the first book, but count me in.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, HBO and the BBC are bringing JK Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy to TV as a three-hour miniseries.
One of my friends just sent me a link to a tumblr by Matt Roeser, a graphic designer who “reads books and then designs new covers for them”, Most recently he’s re-done all of the Song of Ice and Fire books by George RR Martin, and my friend’s comment is a plaintive “do want”. I … Read more