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Wednesday News: George RR Martin wants to create even more evil characters; Syfy to air Bitten; A blogger says goodbye

Wednesday News: George RR Martin wants to create even more evil...

Walt does bad things in such an arresting fashion that George RR Martin has declared he wants to create a more evil character. I don’t know if George has forgotten his own work or what. [insert grimace emoticon]. Hypable

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Thursday News: Mortal Instruments box office bomb could affect future book adaptations; April book sales deemed soft; Buzzfeed’s 20 biggest dick moves in literature

Thursday News: Mortal Instruments box office bomb could affect future book...

But MI isn’t the first post Twilight big budget YA book to flop. Earlier this year was the star studded Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia which earned only $7.5 million at the box office.  This doesn’t really bode well for Divergent.

Clare shouldn’t be too unhappy. The promo around the movie brought her books back onto the bestseller lists. Fifty Shades is due out in August of 2014 and hasn’t even gotten a cast yet. I suspect all those romance books snapped up for movie adaptions will be cast aside. Wall Street Journal