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In this PodCast the lovely ladies of Read Watch & Wine will share their opinions of books that have been made into movies. They will explore storylines, adaptations, plot twist, modifications, and of course the casting. Please keep in mind that many details are discussed and therefore spoliers are inevitable.

In this PodCast the lovely ladies of Read Watch & Wine will share their opinions of books that have been made into movies. They will explore storylines, adaptations, plot twist, modifications, and of course the casting. Please keep in mind that many details are discussed and therefore spoliers are inevitable.
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In this PodCast the lovely ladies of Read Watch & Wine will share their opinions of books that have been made into movies. They will explore storylines, adaptations, plot twist, modifications, and of course the casting. Please keep in mind that many details are discussed and therefore spoliers are inevitable.

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Review of the Book to Movie, Fifty Shades Freed by E. L. James

10/16/2019
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After exchanging vows before family and close friends, newlyweds, Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele, set off on a lavish honeymoon around the world, lost in their marital bliss. However, an unexpected break-in at Mr Grey's enterprises will inevitably cut their trip off early. Believing they have left behind shadowy figures from their past, newlyweds Christian and Ana fully embrace an inextricable connection and shared life of luxury. But just as she steps into her role as Mrs. Grey and he...

Duration:00:20:52

Review of the book, Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury and both the 1966 and 2018 movie adaptations

10/9/2019
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Fahrenheit 451 is a dystopian novel by American writer Ray Bradbury, first published in 1953. The novel presents a future American society where books are outlawed and "firemen" burn any that are found. Guy Montag is a "fireman" employed to burn the possessions of those who read outlawed books. He is married but has no children. One fall night while returning from work, he meets his new neighbor, a teenage girl named Clarisse McClellan, whose free-thinking ideals and liberating spirit cause...

Duration:00:19:18

Review of Boy Erased: A Memoir

10/4/2019
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Check out this latest episode, when the ladies of Read, Watch, and Wine review the book "Boy Erased: A Memoir" by Garrard Conley. Boy Erased tells the story of Jared (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents (Kidman and Crowe) at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a gay conversion therapy program - or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith. Boy Erased is the true story of one young man's struggle to...

Duration:00:26:23

Review of the Book to Movie, Fifty Shades Darker by E. L. James

10/2/2019
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Publisher Summary: The second book in the Fifty Shades Trilogy. When a wounded Christian Grey tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find stability, shadowy figures from Christian's past start to circle the couple, determined to destroy their hopes for a future together. Dont forget to check out the review of Book 1 Fifty Shades of Grey. Contains Spoliers

Duration:00:16:45

Review of the book, A Dogs Purpose and the movie adaptation

9/25/2019
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A Dog's Purpose is a 2010 novel written by American author W. Bruce Cameron. The book chronicles a dog's journey through four lives via reincarnation and how he looks for his purpose through each of his lives.

Duration:00:20:39

Review of the Book to movie adaptation of "The Goldfinch"

9/16/2019
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Theo Decker, a 13-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. Bewildered by his strange new home on Park Avenue, disturbed by schoolmates who don't know how to talk to him, and tormented above all by a longing for his mother, he clings to the one thing that reminds him of her: a small, mysteriously captivating painting that ultimately draws Theo into a wealthy and insular art...

Duration:00:29:18

Review of the book IT by Stephen King and the 1990 Mini Series of the same title

9/7/2019
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The story revolves around a predatory shapeshifter which has the ability to transform itself into its prey's worst fears, allowing it to exploit the phobias of its victims. IT mostly takes the human form of a sadistic, wisecracking clown called "Pennywise". The protagonists are The Losers Club, a group of outcast kids who discover Pennywise and vow to destroy him by any means necessary. The miniseries takes place over 2 different time periods, the first when the Losers first confront...

Duration:00:20:35

Review of the book IT by Stephen King and the two movie adaptaions: IT Chapter one (2017) and IT Chapter two (2019)

9/7/2019
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It is a 1986 horror novel by American author Stephen King. The story follows the experiences of seven children as they are terrorized by an evil entity that exploits the fears and phobias of its victims to disguise itself while hunting its prey. "It" primarily appears in the form of Pennywise the Dancing Clown to attract its preferred prey of young children. The novel is told through narratives alternating between two periods and is largely told in the third-person mode. It deals with...

Duration:00:41:10

Review of the book to movie, "A Man Called Ove," by Fredrik Backman

9/4/2019
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Publishers summary Meet Ove. He’s a curmudgeon—the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him “the bitter neighbor from hell.” But must Ove be bitter just because he doesn’t walk around with a smile plastered to his face all the time? Behind the cranky exterior there is a story and a sadness. So when one November morning a chatty young couple with...

Duration:00:22:05

Review of the book to movie, The Hate you Give by Angie Thomas

8/28/2019
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Publishers Summary Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: her predominantly white, suburban private school and her poorer, mostly black neighborhood. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Everyone wants to know what really went down that night, and the only person who can speak up is Starr. But what she says—or does not say—could destroy her community and...

Duration:00:31:07

Review of the book to movie adaptation of Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

8/19/2019
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Publishers Summary Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect; and to 15-year-old Bee, she is her best friend and, simply, Mom. Then Bernadette vanishes. It all began when Bee aced her report card and claimed her promised reward: a family trip to Antarctica. But Bernadette's intensifying allergy to Seattle--and people in...

Duration:00:24:11

Review of the book to movie, "The Boy who Harnessed the Wind" by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

8/14/2019
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Publishers Summary; As a young boy, William Kamkwamba read about windmills and dreamed of building one that would bring electricity and water to his village in Malawi, a country withered by drought and hunger. In 2002, when his country was stricken with a famine, William's family's farm was devastated and his parents were left destitute. Review contains spoilers.

Duration:00:19:59

Review of the book to Movie, "Dark Places" by Gillian Flynn

8/7/2019
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Publishers Summary Libby Day, the novel's narrator and protagonist, is the sole survivor of a massacre in Kinnakee, Kansas, a fictional rural town. After witnessing the murders of her two sisters and mother, in what appears to be a Satanic cult ritual, she escapes through a window and later testifies in court against her teenage brother. Twenty-five years after the massacre, Libby, in need of money, meets with a group of amateur investigators who believe that her brother is innocent of the...

Duration:00:21:57

Review of the book Pet Semetary and the 2019 Movie Adaptaion

7/31/2019
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Publisher's Summary When Dr. Louis Creed takes a new job and moves his family to the idyllic, rural town of Ludlow, Maine, this new beginning seems too good to be true. Yet despite Ludlow's tranquility, there's an undercurrent of danger that lingers...like the graveyard in the woods near the Creeds' home, where generations of children have buried their beloved pets. Behind the "pet sematary", there is another burial ground, one that lures people to it with seductive promises...and...

Duration:00:15:59

Review of the book Pet Sematary by Stephen King and the 1989 movie adaptation

7/24/2019
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Check out this latest episode, when the ladies of Read, Watch, and Wine review the book "Pet Semetary" by Stephen King, and compare it to the 1989 movie of the same name. The Podcast begins with a summary of the book and then on to the detailed discussion of the book to movie adaptation. Did the Read, Watch and Wine Crew like it or dislike it. You have to listen to find out. Tune in to hear the discussion, and we would love to hear your opinion the book to movie transition. Please keep in...

Duration:00:24:27

Review of the book to movie Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

7/17/2019
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Publishers Summary When college senior Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) steps in for her sick roommate to interview prominent businessman Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) for their campus paper, little does she realize the path her life will take. Christian, as enigmatic as he is rich and powerful, finds himself strangely drawn to Ana, and she to him. Though sexually inexperienced, Ana plunges headlong into an affair -- and learns that Christian's true sexual proclivities push the boundaries...

Duration:00:25:47

Review of Paper Towns by John Green

7/3/2019
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Check out this latest episode, when the ladies of Read, Watch, and Wine review the book "Paper Towns" by John Green. The Podcast begins with a summary of the book and then on to the detailed discussion of the book to movie adaptation. Did the Read, Watch and Wine Crew like it or dislike it. You have to listen to find out. Tune in to hear the discussion, and we would love to hear your opinion the book to movie transition. Please keep in mind that the discussion contains spoilers.

Duration:00:21:49

Review of the book, Orange Mint Honey by Carleen Brice and the movie adaptation called "Sins of the Mother"

6/26/2019
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Check out this latest episode, when the ladies of Read, Watch, and Wine review the book "Orange Mint Honey" by Carleen Brice. Don't be confused as the movie adaption is called Sins of the Mother and seen on lifetime Tv Network. There are lots of movies entitled Sins of the Mother, so be sure to look for the one directed by Paul Kaufman. Did the Read, Watch and Wine Crew like it or dislike it. You have to listen to find out. Tune in to hear the discussion, and we would love to hear your...

Duration:00:31:11

Review of "You" by Caroline Kepnes and the NetFlix series

6/19/2019
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Check out this latest episode, when the ladies of Read, Watch, and Wine review the book thriller called "YOU" by Caroline Kepnes, and compare it to the NetFlix series of the same name. The Ladies dig deep into the strong characters of both Becca and Joe and uncover some distinct differences in the adaptation. Tune in to hear the discussion. Please keep in mind that the discussion contains spoilers.

Duration:00:19:00

The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon

6/12/2019
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In this episode, the lovely ladies of Read, Watch, and Wine review the Book "The Sun is Also a Star" by Nicola Yoon. The Ladies are expressing some strong feelings about the movie adaptation of the book and their disappointments in the storyline. Tune in to hear the discussion. Please keep in mind that the discussion contains lots of spoilers.

Duration:00:19:02