Tags » Books 2009

This Lovely Life

Title: This Lovely Life
Author: Vicki Forman
Published: 2009
Read: June 2011

This is another memoir. I like memoirs, apparently.

Vicki Forman wants a perfect life. 683 more words

Read In 2011

One Day

Movie Release Date: July 8th, 2011
Directed By: Lone Scherfig
Starring: Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess and Patricia Clarkson
Movie plot:

After spending the night together on the night of their college graduation Dexter and Em are revisited each year on the same date to see where they are in their lives.

441 more words
Movies - 2011

The Help

Movie Release Date: August 12th, 2011
Directed By: Tate Taylor
Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer
Movie plot:

A look at what happens when a southern town’s unspoken code of rules and behavior is shattered by three courageous women who strike up an unlikely friendship.

448 more words
Books Into Films

I, Alex Cross

Movie Release Date: Unknown (In production)
Directed By: Rob Cohen
Starring: Matthew Fox, Tyler Perry and Ed Burns
Movie plot:

Washington D.C. detective Alex Cross tracks a serial rapist who may have murdered his pregnant wife years before.

277 more words
Books Into Films

The Accidental Billionaires


Movie Title: The Social Network
Movie Release Date:
October 1st, 2010
Directed By: David Fincher
Starring:
Jesse Eisenberg, Justin Timberlake, Rooney Mara, Bryan Barter
Movie plot: 622 more words

Books Into Films

Books #17-30 in 2009

Oops. Clearly at some point I kind of stopped keeping track and/or blogging about the books I read last year, but here are a few more… 519 more words

The Best of 2009

Books I REALLY Looked forward to which actually lived up to the hype:

Echo in the Bone. Frankly, Diana Gabaldon could have written 200 pages of this book about her dachshunds, and I still would have locked myself in the bathroom and kept refilling the tub with hot water while I read about Claire and Jamie. 358 more words