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Rick Moody Vs. Mary Roach: Book Trailer Showdown

youtubelog.jpgHow do you review a book trailer? For a special Friday afternoon edition of GalleyCat Reviews, we are comparing two book trailers that reenact scenes from their respective books.

Both trailers are embedded below for your weekend viewing pleasure, The first video (currently with 9,330 views on YouTube) is for Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach. The second video (currently with 1,257 views on YouTube) is for The Four Fingers of Death by Rick Moody

How do you feel about book trailers that use actors, props, music, and digital effects to recreate moments from a book? Share your thoughts in the comments section.


The book trailer for Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach

The book trailer for The Four Fingers of Death by Rick Moody

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