Top Ten Tuesday: Period Drama Series I Love, Based On Books On My TBR List

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme created by The Broke and the Bookish blog, and now hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl. For today's Page to Screen theme, I'm featuring Period Drama Series I Love, Based on Books On My TBR List   The Durrells in Corfu/ The Corfu Trilogy by Gerald Durrell    The... Continue Reading →

From Page to Screen: Persephone Book Adaptations

A few Persephone Books' titles have made the leap from page to screen. Today,  I'm sharing the three adaptations that I've watched, along with two other adaptations that are on my radar.     Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008) Based on the novel Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson Starring: Frances McDormand,... Continue Reading →

Watchlist: Howards End

I'm a bit obsessed with the new BBC adaptation of Howards End... Full confession, I've watched both of the first two episodes twice so far. I'm especially enjoying the cinematography, costumes, fast-paced dialogue, and the suburb acting. I'm utterly in love with the entire eccentric Schlegel clan. The relationship between the siblings-with their quips, boisterous arguments,... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tuesday- Book Boyfriends

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme created by The Broke and the Bookish blog. This week’s topic is: Top Ten Book Boyfriends    Mr. Thornton, North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell   Atticus Finch, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee   Mr. Knightley, Emma by Jane Austen   Mr. Rochester, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (My Problematic fave)  ... Continue Reading →