If you are a fan of Science Fiction what is your favorite book? If you haven't read Science Fiction before...any inkling to? Anything catch your eye?
Well, it's sad to say, but Science-Fiction is probably one of my least favorite genres to read. In fact, it's the smallest shelf on my bookshelf... probably only 1/2 full. The only sci-fi books that I remember reading are The Pretties, Uglies, and Specials and the Phillip Pullman His Dark Materials series. I liked the Scott Westerfield books well enough, except for The Extras. That was just... ugh. I tend to read more fantasy. It's not intentional, I swear. It just ends up that way.
I have pledged to read The Hunger Games series. Does that count for sci-fi? I could certainly use any recommendations for sci-fi books. I need to boost up that shelf in the worst kind of way.
"What book(s) would you like to see turned into a movie?"
Oh, man. This is a hard question. Let's see... maybe the Twilight series. Oh, wait. That's been done (and not very well, in my opinion). This question requires way too much thinking on a Saturday morning. I would like to see either the remainder of the Percy Jackson books turned into movies OR The Lost Hero. However, the movies MUST follow the plot of the book. None of that Hollywood editing garbage. They ruined the The Lightning Thief movie. Twisted by Laurie Halse Anderson would make a great movie. I'm excited about Beastly becoming a movie soon.
I'm pretty stumped about which book I would most like to be a movie. I've read so many great books that's hard to pick. Hollywood has a bad habit of changing the plots of good books, which makes them terrible movies-- at least for the person that read the book.