Movie Review: Enola Holmes

Enola Holmes

Rated: PG-13

Staring: Millie Bobby Brown, Sam Claflin, Henry Cavill


While searching for her missing mother, intrepid teen Enola Holmes uses her sleuthing skills to outsmart big brother Sherlock and help a runaway lord.

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Book-to-Movie Adaptions 2021

Is this all of them? Probably not. Just the ones on my radar. Dates are subject to change but were accurate at the time of writing this post.

I’ll attempt to update throughout the year when I come across interesting adaptions/get more info on various movies.

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Movie Review: The Secret Garden (2020)

The Secret Garden

Rated: PG

Staring: Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Dixie Egerickx


An orphaned girl discovers a magical garden hidden at her strict uncle’s estate.

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Initial Impressions: Chaos Walking Trailer

I’ve been a fan of the Chaos Walking trilogy by Patrick Ness for almost a decade (see a backlist review of the series here). I discovered The Knife of Never Letting Go way back in 2011 when I first started book blogging and never looked back.

It’s been my go-to YA book recommendation for years. I particularly enjoy recommending it to those who turn their nose up at Young Adult books or write off the entire group of work simply because they’re written for teenagers. Yes, it is a good adventure series but it also explores some deep issues (civil war; terrorism; genocide) that could make for some really fascinating discussions.

Okay, okay. Enough of me yammering. Let’s get to the trailer.

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Books On Disney+

Anyone a fan of seeing books adapted for the screen? Here’s a round up of movies based on books on Disney+.

Consider pairing them with the book to make a great family discussion!

Disney pulls from a lot of fairy tales or other classic lore & novels so we’ll pass on those movies for now. Besides, you probably already know they’re based on books.

Last updated: 9/26/20

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