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In news that is so pure and good I’m almost afraid to type it for fear of cursing it, “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret” might be made into a movie.

That’s right. One of the greatest feats in the history of publishing, “The Iliad” and “The Odyssey” of young adult literature, the book that gave voice and solace to generations of adolescent girls the whole world over … on the big screen.

I am sooooo curious about how it would be adapted for today’s audiences.


Barnes & Noble said sales of books related to anxiety are up more than 25 percent through this past June from a year ago because “we may be living in an anxious nation.”

No real surprise there.


Artist Shaun Beyale believes Native people are living in a post-apocalyptic world and that is the inspiration behind his upcoming comic book ‘Ayla, The Monster Slayer,’ which he hopes to have ready by Indigenous Comic Con in November.

Would read.


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