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Road Trip Wednesday #56: What Movie Do You Wish Had Been A Book First?

Welcome to our 56th Road Trip Wednesday!

Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question and answer it on our own blogs. You can hop from destination to destination and get everybody's unique take on the topic.

We'd love for you to participate! Just answer the prompt on your own blog and leave a link in the comments - or, if you prefer, you can include your answer in the comments.



This Week's Topic:
What Movie Do You Wish Had Been A Book First?
(And Who Should Have Written It?)


Kate: “ Ensemble cast of characters, each with a fascinating back story and bizarre sense of humor? Yes please."

Kody: "The movie was great, but to see a book on that level of awesomeness??? Wowza!"


Road Trip Song of the Week:
"Movie Script Ending" by Death Cab For Cutie

Next week’s topic:
Your six-word memoir. Literally, your life story in six words.
Kody Keplilnger

Kody is the NYT bestselling author of The DUFF, Shut Out, and A Midsummer's Nightmare, all from Little Brown/Poppy, as well as Lying Out Loud, Run, and the middle grade novel The Swift Boys and Me, from Scholastic. Born and raised in Kentucky, she now lives in NYC.

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15 comments:

  1. Love this topic! I picked: 500 Days of Summer
    http://vicariousreader.blogspot.com/2010/12/rtw-i-want-to-read-movie-first.html

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  2. For once, I actually didn't have to think too long to answer!

    Here's mine!

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  3. Mine's here...LOVE Dead Poet Society:

    http://jennhoffine.blogspot.com/2010/12/road-trip-wednesday.html

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  4. This was probably our fave topic: http://seepamwrite.blogspot.com/2010/12/dreamy-wishing.html

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  5. Such a cool topic! Hey, Rebecca B, I picked the same as you!

    500 Days of Summer and Juno :)

    http://ktwip.blogspot.com/

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  6. This was a tough one for me, but Almost Famous saved me! Read about it here.
    p.s. Just tried to make an actual link...if it doesn't work, try this: http://danaalisonlevy.wordpress.com/
    Almost Famous

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  7. This was an awesome topic!

    http://bit.ly/h9CPhm

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  8. loved it!
    http://katharineowens.blogspot.com/

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  9. http://somethingelsetodistractme.blogspot.com/2010/12/road-trip-wednesday-movie-into-books.html

    I picked two movies...

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  10. Fun topic!

    www.hddodson.blogspot.com

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  11. Fun topic today! Here's mine:

    www.amongdahlias.wordpress.com

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  12. if great minds think alike, there will be several of mine!

    http://bit.ly/gaysCy

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  13. Rebecca - I actually thought about doing that one! That would be an amazing book.

    This one was HARD, but I did it.

    http://writerschasm.blogspot.com/2010/12/rtw-movie-turned-book.html

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  14. Well, here's mine.

    www.wheresmypencil.wordpress.com

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Item Reviewed: Road Trip Wednesday #56: What Movie Do You Wish Had Been A Book First? Rating: 5 Reviewed By: Kody Keplinger