Part of the American dream is finding love and raising a family. Gatsby’s hard work was fueled by the dream of Daisy. Gatsby had never loved a girl like this one. He was so infatuated with her that he even said, “Her voice is full of money," (Fitzgerald). Gatsby loves his money and ultimately just to hear her voice brought extreme emotion to him.
Pictures of Hollis Woods is a must-read book! This is because it has won several awards in the last few years, and has great reviews. Some people might say, that towards the middle of the book the plot moves slowly, but if you read to the end it’s amazing! On top of that, the book has fantastic struggles the main character goes through, incredible scenes, and an amazing ending. Pictures of Hollis Woods is filled with so many fun, dramatic, and hilarious scenes.
The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton will forever be a classic piece of literature and will be read aloud for generations to come. Hinton’s use of themes, symbolism, imagery and use of conflict are what make this novel so special. Hinton’s huge success with this novel landed it a best seller and even got produced into a film. The Outsiders story gives young adults the chance to bond with the characters because the reader may be going through some of the same personal experiences, which is why it is perfect for young adult
You might’ve heard of the story of the princess bride, by William Goldman. Although the princess bride was originally a book it was made into a film in 1987. The book and screenplay have many differences, but they are also similar in many ways. The book and movie of The Princess Bride are very similar.One similarity is that both versions have a narrator. The narrator in the book introduces The Princess Bride as his favorite childhood book, and he proceeds to retell it in a third person storytelling voice.
The movie produced unprecedented ratings, a best-selling soundtrack and loyal fans of the movie High School Musical. The following year in August Efron was on the cover of rolling stone Magazine. In the article Zac Efron stated that one day he wanted to play an action hero. He was a nominee for a screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture. Efron got 3 awards in 2008, one was the Critics Choice Award for the movie ‘Hairspray’ he won the ‘Best Acting Ensemble’ category.
Most Recently, Melissa has paired with a famous social media star Lele Pons to create Surviving High School and just published her new book SomethinginBetween which was more of a surprise novel. Melissa's fan base and writing expertise keep on thriving as she continues with her successful yet stressful life letting her imagination thrive and
At first glance, “The Changeling” written by Judith Ortiz Cofer and the fantasy movie “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” directed by Andrew Adamson and based on the chronological novel, “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis seemed to be comparable in the unique ways that would surprise the audiences. The main similarity between the movie and the poetry struck me instantly when I read the poem. The fact that both works depict a little girl that act strong, imaginative, and playful, but upon further inspection, the fantasy element both possesses are similar as well. Even thought they were written around four decades apart, with “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” using elements from World War
She would later become a reporter for The Berry Street Times a venerated publication that allowed Barbara to expand her reach. Several years after she began writing for the magazine, she ventured into romantic comedy and it was not long before she was a bestselling and award-winning author with Silhouette and Harlequin. In addition to her romantic comedy series, she has also completed several other projects such as the NASCAR series. She has twice made the shortlist for the Romance Writers of America RITA award and has won the Golden Heart Award by the Romance Writers of America twice. Her novels have also been featured on the
Doing so, this story became well known and a favorite for many. Furthermore, this book was recognized as the National Book Award Winner for Young People’s Literature as well in 2011. On their own initiative, this book is something many children would not choose at first, because it often moves slowly but once they do, they fall in love. It also tackles an issue that is not often addressed in children’s literature, which is refreshing, that is of refugees displaced by war. Overall, the book has been recognized more and more since being published and the positive reviews have only increased since
Pride and Prejudice Film Analysis Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin an outstanding novel and a dramatic romantic film. This film was directed by Joe Wright and was released in 2005. The overview of Pride and Prejudice was very well with nominations of Academy Awards for Best Production and more. The novel/ film is a romantic novel, Elizabeth Bennet (Keira Knightly, main character)is one out of the five Bennet sisters. All seeking for marriage.