Category: Book to Movie Review

Freebie Friday: The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Giveaway now closed…. Our winner on August 7 was WANDA!!!!!! Thanks everyone for playing 😉 It’s Summer.  My favorite season!  In honor of Summer and all the movies recently that have come from books, I offer this weeks Freebie Friday as: The Secret Life…

Pride and Predjudice (Movie) Austen Challenge – “Tastes Like Chicken”

I know that is a strange header for this review – but I find it appropriate.  You know how when people try to get you eat something new they say “it tastes like chicken?” Well… I really like chicken.  Pride and Prejudice was trying…

My Sisters Keeper – The Movie

This afternoon I was able to  see the movie version of Jodi Piccoult’s My Sisters Keeper (see my 2006 review of the book here) I was excited to see it as this was my first Jodi Piccoult read that knocked my socks off at…

Angels and Demons by Dan Brown

I had a couple books that I had read a while ago that have recently become movies so I thought it would be fun to blog on them as I had read these books before I even knew what blogging was.  One of these…

My Sisters Keeper by Jodi Picoult

My book club read this in 2006…. (pre blogging) I was still at that time journaling everything I read in a large three ring binder.  The book turned out to be voted on as the book book we read of that year and I…

The Other Boleyn Girl – MOVIE REVIEW

One of the things the Bookies like to do is see the movie of a book that we have read.  This puts a little extra zip into our group when we get to the occasional outing.  On Thursday five of us were able to…