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Wednesday, 3 August 2011

Novel Films Blogfest #3

See my list HERE
My thanks to all those who have taken part in this blogfest.
It has been AWESOME!

See my Haiku post below this one

If you want to know more about the presentation of this blogfest check this post: HERE 

So what have I read that I'd like to see on film/TV?

Handmaid's Tale

Never Let Me Go

The Hobbit

What have I seen as films/ TV dramas that I would love to read?

The Adjustment Bureau by Philip K Dick
The Blindside by Michael Lewis
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
The Colour Purple by Alice Walker
Brick Lane by by Monica Ali
K-Pax by Gene Brewer
Stormbreaker by Anthony Horowitz

The Other Boelyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
The Firm by John Grisham
The Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger
Matilda by Roald Dahl
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg

About a Boy by Nick Hornby

How about you?


  1. Totally agree about The Hobbit! Can't wait for the Hollywood adaptation. Feels like we've been waiting forever.

    And congrats on a terrific blogfest - it was a blast!

  2. The Handmaid's Tale wasn't up to much IMHO. I haven't read the book but it was just very pale.

    I since heard a radio interview with the director and he actually said that he had lost his interest in movie-making at that time...which is quite a confession, but it explains a lot.

    The last four on your to see list, from The Firm to Green Tomatoes, were all very good. Those are worth renting for sure, as movies. I haven't read the books.

  3. The Secret Life of Bees is a great book--and in some ways it's better than the movie. I had forgotten they'd made a movie of Matilda; I really enjoyed reading that one. :)

    Again, sorry about mixing up the posting dates. Thank you so much for hosting this blogfest!

  4. On someone's list I saw Neverwhere was made into a TV movie or something. But, yes, that's one I'd love to see, too, and a Handmaid's tale. Great stories.

  5. Oh, I agree I'd like to see A Handmaid's Tale made into a movie. Great one.

    Thanks for hosting such a fun blogfest. Had a great time with it.

  6. yes! I'm definitely looking forward to seeing the Hobbit as a blockbuster movie.

  7. Interesting list. How I wish I was a movie director!


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