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Books to Films

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Once again it is time for Toni Taddeo's Tuesday 4 in memory of Toni Taddeo. Today's subject is books turned into films. Here we go: 1. What book turned into a film did you enjoy? I enjoyed The English Patient very much and The Life of Pi  as movies. I'm sure I've enjoyed a few more books turned into films, like Out of Africa (more on that later) but I cannot remember them at the moment.  2. Did you ever find the film version of a book to be better than the book or was the book better than the film and which book was it. The English Patient was a book that for my taste was a far better film than book.  I guess I watched the film to see if it was any better than the book and it was! 3. If you could decide what book should be a movie, which would it be and who would you get to play the main characters? I've enjoyed so many books over the years and many of them have been turned into films which I've enjoyed.  Generally I find that books are better than the movi

Tuesday 4 ~ Bug Out!

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  Hi friends and fellow bloggers, Welcome to October and welcome once again to Tuesday 4 in memory of Toni Taddeo, hosted by her good friend Annie of Cottage by the Sea . Where I live we are still in summer mode and the autumn hasn't really arrived yet. Perhaps in another week or so. In the eastern part of Canada and USA there have been high winds, tree splitting winds and buckets of rain and several hurricanes. Since the east coast is experiencing hurricanes and tropical storms let us explore the topic.  1. Expert survivalists and weather experts say it is wise to have a bug out bag handy in case of evacuation, hurricane, earthquake or any emergency. You can see online how to create one. Do you have an emergency kit or bug out bag? Yes, I have an emergency kit consisting of a small suitcase and a backpack. The backpack has the barest essentials if there is no time to grab both bags.  Where I live we are likely to experience emergencies relating to wild fires, flooding or e