And–the reverse of last week’s question. Name one book that you hope never, ever, ever gets made into a movie (no matter how good that movie might be).
If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things by Jon McGregor, which is one of my all-time favourite books; most of all because of McGregor's writing (which, judging by reviews, a lot of people have problems with). In short, he does everything that my teachers told me to never do when writing -
and I love it.
It's poetry. And I honestly don't think anyone could be able to capture the dreamlike state I was wrapped in when reading that book. Also, because I'm a sucker for punishment, if anyone ever attempted to, I'd be forced to see the film and it would annoy me to no end.