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Taika Waititi to Make Roald Dahl Series for Netflix

Taika Waititi will write, direct, and executive produce two animated Roald Dahl series for Netflix.

Books That Kill: What to Read After Watching The Dirt

I know I can’t be the only one who has become obsessed with Mötley Crüe after watching The Dirt on ...

12 Bookish Netflix Originals Streaming in April 2019

There are 44 Netflix originals hitting your browser/app/TV/however you watch Netflix in April, and I’ve done the (super enjoyable tbh) ...

Anthony Doerr’s ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE Will Be a Netflix Limited Series

A Netflix adapation of ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE is coming. Netflix and Stranger Things production company 21 Laps will develop the limited series.

Netflix and Gurinder Chadha to Adapt Pashmina

Netflix and Gurinder Chadha to Adapt Pashmina Netflix has announced that it will be partnering up with director Gurinder Chadha ...

Netflix to Adapt Gabriel García Márquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude

Netflix has announced that it has acquired the rights to develop One Hundred Years of Solitude. This is the first time the novel will be adapted for screen. 

All the Literary References in Netflix’s YOU

Netflix's YOU is filled with literary references and gorgeous shots of leather-bound books in a dusty bookstore, and we rounded them up for you.

Who Is Carmen Sandiego? In Response To The Netflix Trailer

A reader and Carmen Sandiego fan takes a critical look at the new trailer for Carmen Sandiego on Netflix, and compares the new story to the original.

Literary Documentaries to Stream Over the Holidays

Providing your VPN is strong enough and your Netflix session doesn't turn into Netflix and chill...

Anthologize Me, Netflix

Two major Netflix adaptations were announced this week: a new version of Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca, directed by Ben Wheatley ...

Expanded Universe Ideas for THE DRAGON PRINCE

Have you watched The Dragon Prince on Netflix yet? This original series from the creators of Avatar: the Last Airbender ...

Watch the Trailer for the Netflix Adaptation of BIRD BOX

Sandra Bullock stars in the Netflix adaptation of Josh Malerman's BIRD BOX.

Rounding Up All The Page-to-Screen Adaptation News

A Mary Poppins trailer, Anne With an E gets a third season, and more adaptation news!


Take a look at THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE trailer! Netflix's series adaptation of the Shirley Jackson classic debuts on October 12!

All 22 Books Seen in “Orange Is the New Black” Season 6

The sixth season of Orange Is the New Black recently dropped on Netflix. This show has so much to offer viewers who enjoy recreational bookspotting.