The Book Blog Hop is a weekly meme hosted by Crazy For Books. This week's question comes from Britta at I Like These Books: "What book-to-movie adaption have you most liked? Which have you disliked?"
Oh, this question is right up my alley. I am always complaining about book to movie adaptations. My list of movies that were based on books that seriously irk me is pretty long. I'll start by saying that I adored the movie version of The Outsiders, The Princess Bride, and The Diary of a Wimpy Kid movies (they are so funny). Inkheart was decent too. Now, the movies that made me wish I had waited to rent them at Redbox were: Eragon, Hamlet, Girl, Interrupted and some others that I forget. (Luckily)
Even though I thought the books were better, I did like these movies: Briget Jones's Diary, Jurassic Park, Holes, and the Twilight movies.
Follow Friday is a weekly blog hop hosted at Parajunkee's View and features Louise at Book Bliss. This week's question is: How many books do you read in a week? And in what format do you read them, or listen to them?
After reading all of the responses, I am feeling a little sluggish in my reading habits. Normally I can finish 2 or 3 books a week, but lately I have found myself only reading one a week. It has been so crazy at work! When I get home, I'm too tired to read! I can't wait for summer vacation. As for audiobooks, I can't listen to them. They drive me crazy. I like to imagine the characters in my own way, not in the form of an actor/actress. I just can't do it. I'm sure I could get more books "read" if I listened to audiobooks on my commute.