Book reviews

Thoughts on the “Fantastic Beasts” screenplay

I read the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them screenplay a few days after the film came out, but I hadn't posted about it yet because I don't really have all that much to say about it, surprisingly. First, let's take a moment to appreciate just how drop-dead gorgeous this book is. MinaLima is the greatest.… Continue reading Thoughts on the “Fantastic Beasts” screenplay

Film adaptations

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” Review

I foresee writing about this several more times as I continue to watch/read/think about the film/screenplay and chat with other fans on the internet about the series. At this point, I have only seen the movie once. I've just started reading the screenplay (I'm only like 10 pages in), and I plan to finish the… Continue reading “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” Review

Book Events

I got paid for this: a Fantastic Beasts Celebration

As you know, I work at a public library. Today we finally held our Fantastic Beasts event. We'd been planning it for like 8 months and all I'm going to do now is literally just show off my pictures. I am absolutely exhausted from the day, but it's NaBloPoMo, so I most post, dammit! I'll give… Continue reading I got paid for this: a Fantastic Beasts Celebration

Other bookish fun

Fantastic Wizard Rock and Where to Find It

GUYS GUYS GUYS GUYS GUYS. It is now officially 1 WEEK until the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them in theaters! Last night I got to watch a bunch of my friends from MuggleNet attend the world premiere in NYC, schmoozing with the likes of Eddie Redmayne, David Heyman, and THE QUEEN HERSELF,… Continue reading Fantastic Wizard Rock and Where to Find It

Film adaptations, Lists, Other bookish fun

Beasts I want to see in “Fantastic Beasts”

As you know, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is being made into a movie trilogy written by J.K. herself. The first images of the film were released today, so I thought I'd do a post about it. (Also, the movie comes out on my birthday! Which is not the first time that's happened… Continue reading Beasts I want to see in “Fantastic Beasts”