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Movie Trailer: The Woman in Black

Casting for The Company You Keep and The Gray Man
http://www.shelf-awareness.com/ar/theshelf/2011-08-17/movie_casting:_the_company_you_keep_the_gray_man.html

Top 10 lists for Book to Film Adaptations:
http://www.shelf-awareness.com/ar/theshelf/2011-08-17/top_10_lists_for_book-to-film_adaptation_fans.html

Macmillan: Videos for All These THings I've Done: (Birthright): Books: Gabrielle Zevin
http://us.macmillan.com/BookCustomPage.aspx?isbn=9780374302108&m_type=2&m_contentid=2796929#video

Writing Prompt:
On August 18, 1817, a special committee was set up to collect evidence for the Gloucester Sea Serpent, which according to witnesses was between 80 to 100 ft. in length, with "a head as broad as a horse." Who doesn't enjoy a good lock ness monster story? Many writers begin writing with questions, the biggest of which is: "What if?" Who or What was the Gloucester Sea Serpent? Many times in doing research on a subject I find myself asking questions and developing a story in my head as I do. And really, the world needs more Sea Monster tales!




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