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The Accidental Tourist

this film came out in 1988, and I went to see it at the movies.
it was nominated for four Academy Awards. Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress – Geena Davis. 144 more words


Vinegar Girl

Dear Reader,

If you have never met Anne Tyler, you are in for a treat. My first book by  Tyler  was The Accidental Tourist… 385 more words

Book Review

Quote - Anne Tyler

“Of all the things I am not very good at, living in the real world is perhaps the most outstanding.”

– Anne Tyler, The Accidental Tourist

Tao Of Badass

Separate but equal

John Irving once said the key to making a movie out of one of his novels is to throw away nine-tenths of the novel. Given the size of a typical Irving book, that seems like a fair ratio. 538 more words


The U.S. of Books Review: The Accidental Tourist

This week’s U.S. of Books Reviews takes us to the great state of Maryland and Anne Tyler’s celebrated novel, The Accidental Tourist. Today’s review comes from… 699 more words


United States of Books - The Accidental Tourist (Audiobook) by Anne Tyler, George Guidall

The Accidental Tourist

by Anne Tyler, George Guidall (Narrator)

Author: Serena Agusto-Cox at Savvy Verse & Wit

The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler, narrated by George Guidall, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction in 1985 before being made into a movie with William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, and Geena Davis. 564 more words