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Saturday, January 23, 2010

Q4U: What book would you like to see turn into a movie?

Q4U (Question 4 U) is a feature on Stop, Drop, and Read! that appears on random days. A question is asked for you to answer, where it could range from getting feedbacks for the blog to a start of a fun topic!

So many hit novels generally become a movie sooner or later. However, there are many books out there that would never be on the big screen.

What book would you like to see turn into a movie?

This is considering the movie will be made with the best of quality, from scenery to characters.

I would love love love to see Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon or Eon by Alison Goodman as a movie. Both have oriental features (which I love) but great action and plot too that would play out extremely well in a film. They also have amazing mythical elements that would be such a eyecandy for the audience.

What about you?

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8 comments:

Ah Yuan // wingstodust said...

LOLOL. Your comment is almost eerily timeless because just yesterday, I made a post in which I casted the characters from Malinda Lo's Ash with Asian actors. :D (Which makes my answer to this post predictable, but oh well.) So I would most definitely want a Ash movie. The idea of Silver Phoenix being made into a movie sounds great too!

Ah Yuan // wingstodust said...

Er, when I said timeless I meant timely. :D :D

Book Monster said...

Does it count for Movies that are already have been optioned to become movies?
If so I pick The Red Necklace by Sally Gardner!

If not I would pick....Need by Carrie Jones

Lea said...

Totally agree with Silver Phoenix...I'd also really love to see Rampant by Diana Peterfreund as a movie, because watching killer unicorns would be awesome ;)

MG (Loud Words & Sounds) said...

I would love to see Along for the Ride or Just Listen by Sarah Dessen made into a film. Along the lines of fantasy I would love to see Graceling by Kristin Cashore or Cry of the Icemark by Stuart Hill made into a movie.

The Library Lurker said...

I totally agree on Silver Pheonix. I would also love to see Eyes Like Stars made into a movie. It's such a visual book that I think it would do well on screen. I'm looking forward to see how The Hunger Games turns out as a movie too.

Krista/Tower of Books said...

I'd like to see The Book Thief turned into a movie, but the director would have be someone really great!

MissAttitude said...

Ash and Silver Phoenix would be amazing movies! For the 'make you cry because they are so beautiful movie' I would go with Marcelo in the Real World. For the hysterical because it's so true and that's sad I would go with Whale Talk. And I would love to see Liar made into a movie, totally unpredictable!

And for cute chick lit I would say It Chicks by Tia williams