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Post by Only1Cola » 07 May 2019, 13:29

Has anyone seen this movie or read this book?

It has been on my ‘want to read’ list for ages and I haven’t been able to find a copy. Then a few months ago the movie came out and so I went to watch it. I loved it, but I’m dying to know what the book is like compared to the movie.

Please let me know if you have an opinion on this.

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Post by Julie Petitbon » 07 May 2019, 17:55

I saw the movie recently and loved it! I haven't read the book though. I am curious to see if they are comparable as well.

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Post by hazelk » 09 May 2019, 01:05

I have read the book and really enjoyed, saw the movie not long ago, not as good as the book however quite entertaining.

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Post by Nicole_Boyd » 14 May 2019, 04:58

I really loved the movie but haven’t read the book yet. It’s on my list “to read”. It was fun to see so many actors in the movie that I really like from Downton Abbey. 😊

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Post by DATo » 15 May 2019, 03:47

We had a discussion on this forum about this book back in about 2012. Maybe you can find it.

It was recommended by someone at that time and I read it and found it to be quite good as I recall.
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Post by Only1Cola » 15 May 2019, 15:14

Nicole_Boyd wrote:
14 May 2019, 04:58
I really loved the movie but haven’t read the book yet. It’s on my list “to read”. It was fun to see so many actors in the movie that I really like from Downton Abbey. 😊
I see we have similar tastes...I also loved Downton Abbey!

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Post by Only1Cola » 15 May 2019, 15:16

DATo wrote:
15 May 2019, 03:47
We had a discussion on this forum about this book back in about 2012. Maybe you can find it.

It was recommended by someone at that time and I read it and found it to be quite good as I recall.
Thanks for that, I will look for the forum discussion. Also thanks for your opinion on the book, now I’m more determined to read it.

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Post by Nicole_Boyd » 16 May 2019, 00:43

Only1Cola wrote:
15 May 2019, 15:14
Nicole_Boyd wrote:
14 May 2019, 04:58
I really loved the movie but haven’t read the book yet. It’s on my list “to read”. It was fun to see so many actors in the movie that I really like from Downton Abbey. 😊
I see we have similar tastes...I also loved Downton Abbey!
Yes! I am so excited for Downton Abbey the movie that’s coming out this Christmas! 😊

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Post by Lexi_22 » 17 May 2019, 11:55

I watched the movie after a friend highly recommended it to me and I loved it. I still have not had the opportunity to read the book though. I loved the beautiful scenery in the movie and the time period it was set in. Everything was portrayed very well, and it was just a sweet story.

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Post by Aubrey009 » 29 May 2019, 13:48

Really enjoyed the movie. Looking forward to reading the book now.

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Post by mariana90 » 25 Jul 2019, 14:05

I liked the movie, though I though the romance was a bit too predictable. The setting, on the other hand, was very interesting.

I didn't even know it was based on a book, I'll have to get it now!

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Post by cassibear13 » 27 Jul 2019, 01:44

Personally I love both the movie and the book. I watched the movie first after it was recommended to me by a friend, I loved the movie and thought that the story was a very interesting one. I wanted to see if there were are other movies out like and a stumbled upon the book, I quickly ordered and read it. It might have been a love for the movie but I almost instantly loved the book as well. I think that if you really like the movie then reading the book is a good idea and vise versa.

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Post by klarrysah_223 » 27 Jul 2019, 19:24

Wait, there is a movie? I read the book when it first came out and a few times since. The book is amazing. It's easy to get lost in, so it ends up being a quick read, at least it was for me. The characters are written so well that you end up thinking they are real and feeling all the emotions they feel.
I'm curious how the movie played out as the book is written as a series of letters. is it a TV movie? When and where was it released?

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Post by Everydayadventure15 » 08 Aug 2019, 19:20

I've seen all but the last half hour of the movie. Every time I try to watch this movie I get interrupted. I did, however, enjoy the parts that I have seen. I did not realize it was a book so maybe I'll have a better chance of finishing if I read it instead lol

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Post by Cardui » 13 Aug 2019, 20:28

I read the book and enjoyed it. Haven’t seen the movie yet but I’d like to.

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