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4th Sep '17 2:55:04 PM Gabiii
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* ''Film/InTheMouthOfMadness'' the main character is tasked with finding the writer behind the titular book. [[spoiler:It turns out we've been watching the FilmOfTheBook of said story.]]
31st May '17 6:03:43 PM nombretomado
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* ''So You Want to Be a Wizard'' is the first book in the YoungWizards series, and also a title of the main character's [[SpellBook wizards' manual]] that appears in it. Later books in the series imply that the fictional book looks like a real-world book to anyone unauthorized tries to read it. In the same series, ''Book Of Night With Moon''.

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* ''So You Want to Be a Wizard'' is the first book in the YoungWizards ''Literature/YoungWizards'' series, and also a title of the main character's [[SpellBook wizards' manual]] that appears in it. Later books in the series imply that the fictional book looks like a real-world book to anyone unauthorized tries to read it. In the same series, ''Book Of Night With Moon''.
8th May '17 1:34:59 PM DaibhidC
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* ''The Krypton Chronicles'' was Creator/DCComics' mini-series exploring {{Superman}}'s ancestry. In it, Clark kent is commissioned to write a book about Superman's ancestors called ''The Krypton Chronicles''.
** Similar to ''The Krypton Chronicles'' was ''ComicBook/TheAtlantisChronicles'', which explored ComicBook/{{Aquaman}}'s ancestry through The Atlantis Chronicles, the collected archives of Atlantean Royal Historians.

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* ''Comicbook/{{Superman}}'':
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''The Krypton Chronicles'' was Creator/DCComics' mini-series exploring {{Superman}}'s Superman's ancestry. In it, Clark kent Kent is commissioned to write a book about Superman's ancestors called ''The Krypton Chronicles''.
** ''Under a Yellow Sun'' was a graphic novel about Clark Kent trying to write a novel. It was also the title of the novel.
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Similar to ''The Krypton Chronicles'' was ''ComicBook/TheAtlantisChronicles'', which explored ComicBook/{{Aquaman}}'s ancestry through The Atlantis Chronicles, the collected archives of Atlantean Royal Historians.


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3rd Jan '17 2:02:05 PM needsanewhobby
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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Trope/Defictionalisation defictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.

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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Trope/Defictionalisation defictionalised}}...{{defictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.
3rd Jan '17 2:01:29 PM needsanewhobby
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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Trope/Defictionalisationdefictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.

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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Trope/Defictionalisationdefictionalised}}...{{Trope/Defictionalisation defictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.
3rd Jan '17 2:01:04 PM needsanewhobby
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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Defictionalisation defictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.

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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Defictionalisation defictionalised}}...{{Trope/Defictionalisationdefictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.
3rd Jan '17 1:58:24 PM needsanewhobby
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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' is an unusual example because the book which the protagonist is writing has been {{Defictionalisation defictionalised}}... and this defictionalised book came out years ''before'' the film.
22nd Oct '16 1:21:17 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''Death Trap'' the film is about two guys writing a murdery mystery called ''Death Trap'' who indulge in some murder themselves.

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* ''Death Trap'' ''Film/DeathTrap'' the film is about two guys writing a murdery mystery called ''Death Trap'' who indulge in some murder themselves.
20th Sep '16 11:17:28 AM SolipSchism
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* Creator/RodgersAndHammerstein's ''Me and Juliet'' is a musical about a musical.

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* %%* Creator/RodgersAndHammerstein's ''Me and Juliet'' is a musical about a musical.musical. (Needs to actually state that the musical within the musical shares the same name, otherwise it's just describing ShowWithinAShow. I haven't seen it so I can't confirm one way or the other.)
20th Sep '16 11:11:30 AM SolipSchism
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* ''Les Miserables'' (1995) alternates between two storylines - one a direct adaptation of the novel and another set in World War II France.
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