Happy Friday, ladies and gents! Lots of links to cover this week and some fun movie news. Let’s get to it, shall we?
Book Related Things
Judy Blume reminds us to read whatever we like. Plus, Judy is releasing a new adult book next summer! (And thank you Rainbow Rowell for linking to this amazing Amanda Palmer video I’d somehow never seen before.)
In library news, libraries are lending out internetz and also drones. And check out these different library cards from around the country. Plus, one little boy fights The Man in the name of little libraries everywhere!
And speaking of book swag, how great are these book inspired necklaces?
Angry Robot is shutting down their YA imprint.
Movie Related Things
The first teaser is here for Mockingjay Part 1. Peeta, noooooooo.
Ready Player One has a new script writer and EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS NEWS IS AWESOME.
YA book I’ll Give You The Sun has been optioned by Warner Bros.
How well do you know The Notebook?
TV Related Things
The CW has announced their fall premiere dates. (And yes, you will be waiting until October.)
Buzzfeed gives us their definitive ranking of Disney Channel Original Movies. How many on this list have you seen?
Amazing Game of Thrones character impressions, all coming from the same guy.
PSA: Someone on the internet is Team Noel.
You know, I’m pretty sure Anthony Head has been teasing us about this Giles movie for the better part of a decade now.
Holy media blitz, Batman! With the Wizarding World’s Diagon Alley opening up soon, there is press galore. Check out these amazing buzzfeed photo roundups. Also, this Jimmy Fallon video of Harry Potter parent fails is pretty great.
Buzzfeed has a lengthy and fascinating piece on the murder of Lois Duncan’s daughter.
How we all benefit from better representation.
Which stories and videos had your attention this week? Let us know!