Wholly Random Thoughts
In case you're curious, books checked out today are due on December 5th. Two weeks from now is that infamous "Black Friday" where most people go nuts over sales - and I curl up with college football, a stack of books, and tasty leftovers. 2014 is almost over, and I feel like it should be maybe March. Maybe instead of mentally preparing for winter, I should start preparing for 2015. Because that's going to be a big year. Also, I have roughly a month and a half to "finish" 2014 -- and there are still things I want to accomplish before I flip over to the next chapter.
If you follow the Archdale facebook page, you probably saw a post about this -- or if you follow YA social media feeds -- but one of my all-time favorite YA fantasy reads has been picked up by Focus Features! That's right, Maggie Stiefvater's amazing The Scorpio Races will finally be coming to the big screen! I am beyond psyched, and have high hopes ... Focus brought me the gorgeousness of the 2005 Pride & Prejudice, so they know how to make pretty movies. And this one has potential to be pretty.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
You didn't think I would forget to mention this, did you? The final official trailer released last week, and it is mesmerizing ...
What's on your mind this chilly Friday? Read anything amazing? Know any book or movie news that the whole world needs to know and be excited about?