Tag Archives: Page-to-Screen

Review: Ella Enchanted

Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoyed watching – but did not love – the film adaptation of Gail Carson Levine’s Ella Enchanted but I cannot resist a good fairytale retelling. And that’s … Continue reading

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Review: Broadchurch (Broadchurch #1)

Broadchurch by Erin Kelly My rating: 4 of 5 stars I absolutely adored the Broadchurch television series. I couldn’t get enough of it. So when I spotted this novelization of the show’s first series while browsing through my local library, … Continue reading

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Review: The Thorn Birds

3.5 stars because I can’t decide if I actually enjoyed it or if I just got sucked into the engrossing story.   On the surface, The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough is a sweeping historical epic filled to excess with tragedy … Continue reading

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Review: Angels & Demons

Angels & Demons by Dan Brown My rating: 3 of 5 stars Dan Brown’s first book featuring Robert Langdon, Angels & Demons, has many flaws but the critique I’ve seen most often in reviews is about the inaccuracy of the … Continue reading

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Review: Victoria

Victoria by Daisy Goodwin My rating: 4 of 5 stars Although Daisy Goodwin’s Victoria has been on my TBR list since I first heard about it, I ended up seeing the Masterpiece series based on (and written by the author … Continue reading

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