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To Die For
To Die For | Joyce Maynard
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Originally published: New York: Dutton, c1992.
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LeahBergen
To Die For | Joyce Maynard
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#ToDieFor

Well, I just had to show this one again for today‘s prompt. 😆😆 It‘s one of my favourite author signatures (and a really good Nicole Kidman movie, too).

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MicheleinPhilly 🤣🤣🤣 2mo
AmyRebecca Neat! 2mo
PurpleyPumpkin Great inscription!😂 2mo
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CrowCAH Perfect; great choice! 👍🏻 2mo
Avidreader25 That is hilarious! 2mo
saresmoore 😅 2mo
Billypar Love it 😀 And agreed- might be my favorite Nicole Kidman performance. 2mo
erzascarletbookgasm This is great!😂 2mo
Ruthiella Maynard is an interesting author. Have you read her memoir? 2mo
Hooked_on_books Um…is that a gun in her hand or… 😳😆 2mo
Cinfhen Love that inscription ❤️ 2mo
LeahBergen @Hooked_on_books Right? I was thinking it looked a tad ... John Wayne Bobbitt-ey? 😆😆 2mo
Cathythoughts That‘s brilliant 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2mo
batsy ❤️❤️ 2mo
LauraBeth 😂😂 2mo
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Sage advice! 😂😬 2mo
rubyslippersreads I‘m sure your husband sleeps easier knowing you‘ve been given specific instructions. 😂 2mo
LeahBergen @Ruthiella I haven‘t but I heard it‘s pretty good. I‘m quite interested in her time as Salinger‘s girlfriend. 😳 2mo
LeahBergen @Billypar Mine, as well! 2mo
Reviewsbylola Perfect! I immediately thought of this one. I loved both the movie and the book! 2mo
Reviewsbylola Yes, her memoir is fantastic! 2mo
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batsy
To Die For | Joyce Maynard
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Such a fun, cracking read. Unlikeable characters and despicable situations galore!

In my other post about this book I mentioned the excellent movie with Nicole Kidman and I have to mention it again. Her performance is to die for 🙃

#redandblack (red+black) @josteele #MarchMadness

GripLitGrl Great movie!👍 just adjusted my hashtag like yours thanks 2y
rubyslippersreads I don't think I realized this was a book. Need to read and then re-watch the movie. 😊 2y
Tanisha_A Nicole Kidman is fantastic! Love watching her! 2y
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batsy @GripLitGrl It is! :) You're welcome (sorry to alter the hashtag @josteele , the punctuation/symbol breaks it 🙂) 2y
batsy @rubyslippersreads Yes, great plan and something I should do as well ☺️ 2y
batsy @Tanisha_A I know, right? I always enjoy watching her. 2y
Leftcoastzen Not a Kidman fan but I love her in this film!🤔Need to read the book . 2y
somebooksaround This looks great!! 2y
readinginthedark I‘ve always admired how varied Kidman‘s roles are. I haven‘t seen this one, but she was amazing in The Hours, and it was so different from her other parts! 2y
batsy @readinginthedark Yes, she's really dug into some varied roles. I love her as the baddie, she seems to relish those parts! 2y
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batsy
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It sounds bad when I say this out loud, but this was such a fun look at a female sociopath. It's done with verve and black humour. In a way, it's also a look at the narcissism encouraged by mass media and celebrity culture. The movie was brilliant and I think it's one of Nicole Kidman's best performances. She seems to have relished playing this character. #evilwoman #rockinmay @Cinfhen

Cinfhen Didn't know this was a novel...Nicole Kidman was brilliant in this film💜 3y
LeahBergen Scroll down under this book to my post and see how the author signed my copy. It's hilarious! 😂 3y
Gezemice I saw the movie and agree, she was brilliant. Scared the hell out of me. Didn't know Bout the book, either! 3y
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batsy The novel is good fun! I remember reading it on holiday and did not want to put it down. @Gezemice @Cinfhen 3y
Hobbinol I'll have to read this and I loved Kidman's performance too. I think the writer was Salinger's girlfriend when she was very young. 3y
batsy @Hobbinol Yes indeed she was! I do recommend the book ☺️ 3y
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KrisConstantReader
To Die For | Joyce Maynard
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Another cool eBook deal today

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LeahBergen
To Die For | Joyce Maynard
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Here's a signed book pic for Fun Friday. This one always makes me chuckle! #signededition

Sue Sounds like a pro life tip 😂 4y
Riveted_Reader_Melissa That's great! 4y
LeahBergen @batsy See? 😂😂 3y
batsy @LeahBergen Hahaha! 😂 That's wonderful. She's so cool! 3y
rubyslippersreads Good advice. 🤣 3y
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