When I saw this topic listed on The Broke and the Bookish, I planned to just skip it. I’m not really a big fan of reality shows. But, then I began thinking about classic authors, like Jane Austen and Roald Dahl, displaced into modern-day reality TV situations… and knew I couldn’t resist.
I just want to say, before you read any further, that these are all authors that I’ve read, I like, and I respect. So don’t read into my assignments, here–they’re all in fun!
Modern Day Authors
… But with vampires and werewolves.
Because she freakin’ cracks me up.
Let’s let the master of romance put his knowledge to good use.
Knowing the ins and outs of the law, Picoult could really put some of these people in their rightful (lawful) place.
But, let’s make it, like, Survivor on Steroids and give her a taste of her own medicine.
I simply chose this combination because I could actually see it happening…
I’m sorry, I’m a HUGE Wilder fan–I even did my undergraduate capstone on the timelessness of her series!–but she could seriously use Carmindy and Ted Gibson to revamp her make-up & hair.
With his imagination and creativity, even I might be interested in watching this show for once.
Let’s see if any men could measure up to the standards set by Mr. Darcy.
He just seems like such a strange guy… I think it’d be awesome to see him and “The Situation” duke it out.
Did I miss any obvious choices? Do you agree/disagree?