Announcing the Beyond The Cover Blogathon!

Now Voyaging

Many of the greatest movies were adapted from books, tomes ranging from classic to obscure, from hardboiled detective pulp fiction to science fiction to children’s fables, by writers like Ian Fleming, Stephen King, Jane Austen, Louisa May Alcott, Raymond Chandler and so many more. This blogathon is your opportunity to focus on great cinema that started as words on a page.

Please join Liz of Now, Voyaging and Kristina of Speakeasy in celebrating cinematic adaptations of the written word in the BEYOND THE COVER blogathon.

The event takes place April 8, 9 and 10, 2016.

There are so many books to movies that no duplicates are allowed, BUT different movies from the same book are fine. You can complain about the adaptations, you can hail the director’s choices or you can cover a whole book series.

Video/booktube and podcast entries are welcome along with the traditional blog posts. Books and…

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9 thoughts on “Announcing the Beyond The Cover Blogathon!”

  1. Please put me down for King’s Row-a movie I’ve seen and a book I’ve been meaning to read. I just found out it was based on the author’s childhood hometown of Fulton, MO-I know where that town is!!!

  2. This is a fantastic idea! I don’t know whether I’ll be able to take part (I’m doing the AtoZ Challenge in April too), but I’d really like to.
    Let’s see.
    I’ll sur eread it. Lots of intersting stories int he list already!

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