Book to Movie News of the Week

This week’s book to movie news is…

Spud by John van de Ruit

I absolutely loved this book! And i can’t wait to read the next one 🙂
John van de Ruit is an South African author which makes it even cooler!

Goodreads summary:

It’s 1990. Apartheid is crumbling. Nelson Mandela has just been released from prison. And Spud Milton—thirteen-year-old, prepubescent choirboy extraordinaire—is about to start his first year at an elite boys-only boarding school in South Africa. Cursed with embarrassingly dysfunctional parents, a senile granny named Wombat, and a wild obsession for Julia Roberts, Spud has his hands full trying to adapt to his new home. Armed with only his wits and his diary, Spud takes readers of all ages on a rowdy boarding school romp full of illegal midnight swims, raging hormones, and catastrophic holidays that will leave the entire family in total hysterics and thirsty for more.

Trailer:

Release Date: 26 November 2010 (South Africa)

Are you as excited as i am?

Movie site:
http://spudthemovie.com/

Movie Blog:
http://spudthemovie.blogspot.com/

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