Category Archives: Best-sellers

What will be the next popular children’s book?

By Abbey Zelko azelko@ydr.com @AbbeyZelko13 on Twitter Clifford the Big Red Dog. The giant, but lovable character is a hard one to forget. His silly stories of going to the circus, his first day of school, his first Christmas and … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1’

Continuing the trend of splitting the final book in a popular series into two films, “The Hunger Games” released part 1 of “Mockingjay,” the movie version of the last installment of Suzanne Collins’ dystopian teen series, last week. With the … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘Pet Sematary’

‘Tis the Halloween season, and few authors’ works are more fitting for the occasion in both book and movie form than Stephen King. I’ve reviewed King classics “The Shining” and “Carrie” previously in this space, and this year, I thought … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘Gone Girl’

When “Gone Girl,” a thriller by Gillian Flynn, became a rapid best-seller almost immediately after its 2012 publication, people knew a movie would shortly follow. Sure enough, just two years later, a film adaptation directed by David Fincher (of “Fight Club” and … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Maze Runner’

The latest in a string of young-adult novels to be translated to the big screen, “The Maze Runner” feels the most like “The Hunger Games” than any YA dystopian tale this side of “Divergent.” The film, which sat atop the … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘Eat Pray Love’

I took my (admittedly late) summer vacation last week and figured I bring with me the book that most screamed “beach book” with me. My choice: “Eat Pray Love,” a story of a woman who goes on a yearlong trip of … Continue reading

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BAM Bestsellers for the week of 9/7

1.       “If I Stay” by Gayle Forman 2.       “Where she Went” by Gayle Forman 3.       “Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods” by Rick Riordan 4.       “Four – Divergent Story” by Veronica Roth 5.       “The Maze Runner” by  James Dashner

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BAM bestsellers for the week of Aug. 24.

1.       If I Stay by Gayle Forman 2.       Sixth Extinction by James Rollins 3.       Where She Went by Gayle Forman 4.       Fifty Shades of Grey by E L James 5.       City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare  

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Giver’

Young-adult adaptations are all over the Hollywood landscape as of late. It seems like every other month, there’s a new teen book being made into an epic-looking movie. This month, there have been two, the first being a young-adult novel … Continue reading

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BAM bestsellers for the week of July 20

Here are the top 5 bestsellers from Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week of July 20. 1.       The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness 2.       Four: Divergent Story by Veronica Roth 3.       The Fault in Our Stars by John Green 4.       Unbroken by … Continue reading

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