the fallen

December 1, 2010

Daily Dose Holiday Giveaway: Fallen by Tom Sniegoski

The Fallen: The Fallen and Leviathan Regular visitors to my blog know what a real fan of Tom Sniegoski, I am.  The author has written a number of novels and comic books over the years.  My love for his urban fantasy series featuring Remy Chandler is rooted in the YA series known as The Fallen.  The Fallen was first published in 2003 and would later become a mini-series on ABC Family starring The Vampire Diaries Paul Wesley in the role of Aaron Corbett. Meet Aaron Corbett It’s the eve of his eighteenth birthday and Aaron is experiencing dreams of a […]
September 19, 2009

Books Turned Television Series

Sookie Stackhouse, Temperance Brennan, Serena va der Woodsen, Aaron Corbet, Richard Cypher, Vicki Nelson, Elena Gilbert and Harry Dresden all have something in common. They were characters in books long before they came to life on television. You’ll find that many of the characters we love on television and in the movies, we loved in books first. Seeking inspiration from the written word is hardly new. Great writing involves powerful visuals and emotional investment. Books also have a built in audience that is likely to tune into the television show. That same audience has preconceived notions about their characters, their […]