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Book vs. Movie: Along for the Ride

The movie adaptation of Sarah Dessen’s classic YA contemporary, Along for the Ride, dropped on Netflix in May! I had the opportunity to attend the premiere, which was such a fun experience! And now I’m here to breakdown some of the major differences between the…

June 20, 2022
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Book vs. Movie: To All the Boys – Always and Forever

I can’t believe the concluding film of the To All the Boys trilogy released on Netflix! It has been so amazing seeing Lara Jean’s love story come to life—a YA romcom trilogy—the past few years through Lana Condor and Noah Centineo. And this conclusion was utter perfection. It…

February 19, 2021
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Book vs. Movie: Chemical Hearts

It’s that time again! That’s right, it’s time to talk about the differences between the book and movie for the recent adaptation of Our Chemical Hearts. In an interview, author Krystal Sutherland mentioned how the movie really focuses in on the two main characters, Henry…

September 29, 2020
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Book vs. Movie: The Kissing Booth 2

Two years ago I wrote my book vs. movie review for The Kissing Booth (check it out here), so I’m excited to be back again talking about the differences between the book and movie for the sequel, The Kissing Booth 2: Going the Distance. Let’s start off…

August 5, 2020
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Book vs. Movie: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

So I know that this post is wayyyyy late as the To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before movie released on Netflix three months ago. I had planned on writing this sooner, but instead I wrote 101 Thoughts I Had While Watching To All the Boys I’ve…

November 15, 2018
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Book vs. Movie: The Darkest Minds

The Darkest Minds was one of my favorite series that I read while I was in high school—I actually read it before I started blogging! When I found out the book was actually becoming a movie, I freaked out because I was so excited. I…

August 10, 2018
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Book vs. Movie: The Kissing Booth

I didn’t even know that The Kissing Booth was a book until I saw the movie trailer pop up on Netflix. As soon as I saw that it was based on a book, I rushed to the library to borrow it. The best way to describe…

June 1, 2018
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Book vs. Movie: Love, Simon

The hype is real for Love, Simon the movie based off of Becky Albertalli’s novel, Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, and I am so glad that I read the book and saw the movie this past week—both of which are fantastic! Becky Albertalli describes Love, Simon as the fraternal…

March 24, 2018
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Book vs. Movie: Everything, Everything

I was particularly excited for Everything, Everything to release because this is the first movie adapted from a book that I was able to read and review in advanced (that review can be read here)! My favorite aspect of the book is how it’s told through…

November 24, 2017
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Book vs. Movie: Fantastic Beasts

Fantastic Beasts is not a traditional book-to-movie adaptation. Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them is one of the the textbooks at Hogwarts from the Harry Potter series. The movie is the backstory of the author of Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them, Newt Scamander. Since this…

November 28, 2016
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Book vs. Movie: Nerve

I read Nerve a couple weeks ago in preparation for the movie, which I just saw today. At first, I was not going to see Nerve as the trailer did not really appeal to me. However, the trailer grew on me as I kept seeing it…

August 12, 2016