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Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Best Exotic Marigold Hotel | Deborah Moggach
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Now a major motion picture starring Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Billy Nighy, and Dev Patel When Ravi Kapoor, an overworked London doctor, reaches the breaking point with his difficult father-in-law, he asks his wife: Can t we just send him away somewhere? Somewhere far, far away. His prayer is seemingly answered when Ravi s entrepreneurial cousin sets up a retirement home in India, hoping to re-create in Bangalore an elegant lost corner of England. Several retirees are enticed by the promise of indulgent living at a bargain price, but upon arriving, they are dismayed to find that restoration of the once sophisiticated hotel has stalled, and that such amenities as water and electricity are . . . infrequent. But what their new life lacks in luxury, they come to find, it s plentiful in adventure, stunning beauty, and unexpected love."
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mydearwatson
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These seniors intend to live a life of #leisure but don‘t get quite what they expect.
#letstraveljuly @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @OriginalCyn620

I‘m aware the book might have some “problems” that weren‘t in the movie, but I adored the film so much that I had to buy the book.
#iwanttobejudidenchwhenigrowup

I had a helper for this one.
#ninja #catsoflitsy

brit91 Beautiful cat!😻 4mo
mydearwatson @brit91 Thank you! I believe he thinks so, too 😆. 4mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 💗📚😽 4mo
OriginalCyn620 He‘s adorable! 🐱❤️ 4mo
erzascarletbookgasm I enjoyed the film! 4mo
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jenniferw88
Best Exotic Marigold Hotel | Deborah Moggach
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#grandhotel takes me to this movie and book. #wanderingjune @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB

Cinfhen I remember the film trailer but never saw the entire film!! It‘s meant to be very good 5mo
erzascarletbookgasm I didn‘t read the book, but enjoyed the film @Cinfhen 5mo
BarbaraBB This looks so good too! I am overwhelmed by all intriguing hotel novels today. 5mo
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KarenUK
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#maymoviemagic #theEnd
I just love the optimism of the character of Sonny in this book/movie .... I find him adorable!
And it may be cheesy🧀 but I just love this quote! 😊💕

marleed I love this quote as much as Tacos and that‘s a lot! I never knew it (Sorry Beatles) until this movie! 6mo
rohit-sawant 💜💜 5mo
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GripLitGrl
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#AdelesMayMashUp #BestForLast @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @vkois88
I haven't read this one but i imagine it's a good one since i enjoyed the movie.

vkois88 I've heard really good things about it 😊 1y
GripLitGrl @vkois88 it's definitely worth checking out🤗💕 1y
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Lcsmcat
These Foolish Things | Deborah Moggach
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Not only was this book a #booktosilverscreen, but after the success of the Judi Dench movie, subsequent editions changed the title to match the movie. (Original title tagged.) #janinbooks18 @bookisglee

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Felso
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I won a prize!! My name was picked in this weeks drawing! #ilovemylibrary #summerreadingprogram

Redwritinghood 🎉🎉🎊🎊 2y
LeahBergen 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2y
Clare-Dragonfly That's awesome! I didn't know that was a book—I'll have to get it for my mom since she loves the movie. 2y
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