Based on Nick Hornby's best-selling novel, About A Boy is the story of a cynical, immature young man who is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy

About a Boy (2002)

"Marley and Me," by John Grogan - GREAT book and captures trials, tribulations & unconditional love only a Lab could give (Yes, I am biased) could NEVER read it again though!!

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Marley and Me: Life and Love With the World's Worst Dog by John Grogan The heartwarming and unforgettable story of a family in the making and the wondrously neurotic dog who taught them what really matters in life.

The Joy Luck Club, presents the stories of four Chinese-immigrant women and their American-born daughters. Each of the four Chinese women has her own view of the world based on her experiences in China and wants to share that vision with her daughter. The daughters try to understand and appreciate their mothers' pasts, adapt to the American way of life, and win their mothers' acceptance.

The Joy Luck Club - Amy Tan. I love the intertwined stories of the mothers and daughters.

If you loved The Giver, you should read Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go. | 22 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Childhood Favorites

Fishpond Australia, Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro. Buy Books online: Never Let Me Go, ISBN Kazuo Ishiguro

THE COLOR PURPLE | 1985 | R | An epic tale spanning forty years in the life of Celie, an African-American woman living in the South who survives incredible abuse and bigotry. After Celie's abusive father marries her off to the equally debasing "Mister" Albert Johnson, things go from bad to worse, leaving Celie to find companionship anywhere she can. She perseveres, holding on to her dream of one day being reunited with her sister in Africa. Based on the novel by Alice Walker.

The Color Purple

The Color Purple - Directed by Steven Spielberg. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong and Oprah Winfrey.

Far from the Madding Crowd (2015) ... In Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. (05-Dec-2015)

Far from the Madding Crowd (2015)

Far From the Madding Crowd Poster - Carey Mulligan & Matthias Schoenaerts - Final Reel

Interview with a Vampire (1994). Brad Pitt,  Tom Cruise, Antonio Banderas and Kirsten Dunst star in this wonderful movie based on the novel by Anne Rice. I also love Christian Slater in this movie. This movie is rich and sensual. Tom Cruise plays a horrifyingly cruel vampire.

Interview with a Vampire Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, Antonio Banderas and Kirsten Dunst star in this wonderful movie based on the novel by Anne Rice. I also love Christian Slater in this movie. This movie is rich and sensual. Tom Cruise plays a horrif

Emma, the miniseries, with Romola Garai. I do like this better than the Paltrow version, but not as much as I do with the Beckinsale.

Emma, the miniseries, with Romola Garai. Easily my favorite version of my second Jane Austen favorite.

The Jane Austen Book Club is barely about the book club, it’s more about the members of the book club. A good 75% of the 288 pages (actually 260 since my digital copy included the readers guide) were mostly the member’s back-story and what caused them to be who they are. Shockingly, the movie was actually better than the book.

The Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler

Good Minds Suggest: Curtis Sittenfeld's Favorite Books for Pride and Prejudice Lovers (Author of Prep) April, 2016

If only I had read this before seeing the movie 4 times. still pretty good. love the pace

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Chuck Palahniuk Announces Fight Club Sequel Graphic Novel. Chuck Palahniuk is writing a sequel to Fight Club in graphic novel form.


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