Re: Off Topic: Movie Tie-In Editions
Greg Cox wrote:
Now, as mentioned, occasionally someone will put out a novelization of movie based on an earlier novel, as with that Bond movie or, infamously, Bram Stoker's Dracula by Fred Saberhagen. But that's a different thing. You can tell the difference by looking at the credits. If it says something like "A novel by Greg Cox based on the screenplay by Joe Blow based a novel by Charles Dickens," you're dealing with a book based on a movie based on a book.
But if it just says "by George R.R. Martin," it's simply the old book with a new cover.
Don't forget about the audiobook adaptation of the novelization of the movie Precious
, based on the novel Push
"Pablo, please take Chet's corpse into the other room, and then fix Mr. Hallenbeck a drink."