The Girl With A Pearl Earring (2003) Historical fiction novel, Scarlett Johansson stars as Griet, the young housemaid with a hidden appreciation for art who becomes the muse of Dutch master painter Johannes Vermeer. Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth, Tom Wilkinson...17b
Girl with a Pearl Earring. I'm a huge fan of Tracy Chevalier, and have read almost every other book she's written. This was her crowning jewel. No way I want to see the movie - this was just too good to be spoiled by Hollywood!
Imagination Bookmark...Lynn Payne Bookmark made for my daughter. She always has her nose in a book! Made entirely out of elements from Beth Rimmer's kit Steamtown Detectives on Deviant Scrap. Photo by angellea (glitterbug)
According to author Melinda Haynes, Mother of Pearl is a story about six people, black and white, whose lives become intertwined in small town in 1950's Mississippi. It's about racism, family secrets, and everyone's search for love.