|BOL Home Page||N-BIP Home Page||Browse by Subject||Author/Title Search|
|206063 Free Books - FREE newsletter - No Ads - Go Here!|
Printed Books are offered for
sale In Association with:
Amazon.com -- Barnes & Noble -- Abe Books
|Dewey Subject Codes:||812||F||Fiction|
|Movie Script - They don't really make many romantic comedies like Notting Hill anymore--blissfully romantic, sincerely sweet, and not grounded in any reality whatsoever. Pure fairy tale, and with a huge debt to Roman Holiday, Notting Hill ponders what would happen if a beautiful, world-famous person were to suddenly drop into your life unannounced and promptly fall in love with you. That's the crux of the situation for William Thacker (Hugh Grant), who owns a travel bookshop in London's fashionable Notting Hill district. Hopelessly ordinary (well, as ordinary as you can be when you're Hugh Grant), William is going about his life when renowned movie star Anna Scott (Julia Roberts) walks into his bookstore and into his heart. After another contrived meet-cute involving spilled orange juice, William and Anna share a spontaneous kiss (big suspension of disbelief required here), and soon both are smitten. The question is, of course, can William and Anna reconcile his decidedly commonplace bookseller existence and her lifestyle as a jet-setting, paparazzi-stalked celebrity? (Take a wild guess at the answer.) Smartly scripted by Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral) and directed by Roger Michell (Persuasion), Notting Hill is hardly realistic, but as wish fulfillment and a romantic comedy, it's irresistible. True, Roberts doesn't really have to stretch very far to play a big-time actress who makes $15 million per movie, but she's more winning and relaxed than she's been in years, and Grant is sweetly understated as a man blindsided by love. Together, in moments of quiet, they're a charming couple, and you can feel her craving for real love and his awe and amazement at the wonderful person for whom he has fallen. The only blight on the film is its overbearing pop soundtrack, though Elvis Costello's heart-wrenching version of "She" gets poignant exposure. With Rhys Ifans as Grant's scene-stealing, slovenly housemate and Alec Baldwin in a sly, perfectly cast cameo.|
|On Line -- Click to download|
|Movie Script - Download|
|Click here to tell us about a bad link.|
|Vendor's Home Page 1||eBook Readers 2||Book Info 3||New ISBN 4|
New York Times Best Seller Category:|
Children's Chapter Books
This list was prepared on 12/4/13 at 14:35:44
1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck, Book 8 -- Jeff Kinney -- was:
2. Allegiant (Divergent Series) -- Veronica Roth -- was:
3. Catching Fire (The Second Book of the Hunger Games) -- Suzanne Collins -- was:
4. House of Hades (Heroes of Olympus, Book 4) -- Rick Riordan -- was:
5. City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, Book 3) -- Cassandra Clare -- was:
6. Percy Jackson pbk 5-book boxed set (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) -- Rick Riordan -- was:
7. Royal Ranger (Ranger’s Apprentice ) -- John Flanagan -- was:
8. Champion: A Legend Novel -- Marie Lu -- was:
9. Special Edition Harry Potter Paperback Box Set -- J. K. Rowling -- was:
10. Dork Diaries 6: Tales from a Not-So-Happy Heartbreaker -- Rachel Renee Russell -- was:
Children's Chapter Books are books aimed at a children's audience that is more advanced than the short 'booklet' type stories but which is not quite ready for the more advanced 'Young Adult' level.
Recently Released New Books
This list was prepared on 12/7/13 at 01:21:33
1. Miracles and Massacres: True and Unto -- Glenn Beck -- $16.20
2. Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a Healthi -- Rick Warren -- $14.99
3. Command Authority (A Jack Ryan Novel) -- Tom Clancy -- $16.90
4. First Phone Call from Heaven: A N -- Mitch Albom -- $12.50
5. Takedown Twenty: A Stephanie Plum Novel -- Janet Evanovich -- $14.00
6. Cross My Heart (Alex Cross) -- James Patterson -- $14.50
7. Gods of Guilt (Lincoln Lawyer) -- Michael Connelly -- $16.13
8. Let Me Off at the Top!: My Classy Lif -- Ron Burgundy -- $11.00
9. What Does the Fox Say? -- Ylvis -- $10.91
10. Staying Strong: 365 Days a Year -- Demi Lovato -- $11.69
11. King and Maxwell (King & Maxwell) -- David Baldacci -- $15.55
12. Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Wil -- Ben Bradlee Jr. -- $21.00
13. You Herd Me!: I’ll Say It If Nobody E -- Colin Cowherd -- $13.00
14. My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tra -- Ari Shavit -- $17.71
15. Walking Dead Volume 19 TP: March -- Robert Kirkman -- $9.93
16. World Almanac and Book of Facts 2014 -- Sarah Janssen -- $8.39
17. Dust (A Scarpetta Novel) -- Patricia Cornwell -- $16.68
18. Evolution: The Cutting Edge Guide to -- Joe Manganiello -- $15.60
19. Daniel Plan Study Guide: 40 Days -- Rick Warren -- $8.86
20. Five Days in November -- Lisa McCubbin -- $18.00
You may want a copy of this book in the form of a planar cellulose information
retrieval system, i.e. a printed book. They make good gifts, and are more familiar
to most of us than electronic copies. But finding a printed copy of a book is
sometimes difficult. This section is intended to give you some help by making it
easy to use the more common ways of searching.
1 The first column consists of links to the home pages of the biggest suppliers of books by mail: Amazon and Barnes & Noble. These two suppliers have mostly new books, and their new book inventory probably has an overlap of something like 90%, but this does not mean that they both have exactly the same price. Both of them also list used books from outside suppliers, and the used book inventories are usually quite different. ABE Books is a loose grouping of some 17,000 independent bookstores that list their inventory in a common database - most of these are used books that vary from just issued best sellers to rare and antique books.
From all three home pages you can do searches, look at comments, check prices of both new and used copies, look at various formats such as hardback, paperback, eBook formats and much more.
2 The second column has links to Barnes & Noble and Amazon pages describing their new eBook Readers. These have become very popular lately as they allow the purchase of new books and textbooks at prices lower than the printed copies, and in a format that many people find attractive.
3 Clicking on the links in the third column sends you to the supplier along with the ISBN (International Standard Book Number) of the book described on this page if we have been able to find that number. Note that an ISBN refers to a specific edition of a book. Thus a single book might have many ISBNs: Hardback edition, softback, large print, foreign language and so on. Usually the book listing on B & N or Amazon will have links to the other editions that are available.
4 Is our ISBN wrong, or perhaps missing all together. Help us out. Search on B&N and Amazon. If you find one, please let us know. Enter the thirteen (Barnes & Noble) or ten (Amazon) digit number (no dashes) in the boxes above and click on the Submit ISBN button. The numbers shown in the boxes are the numbers we have on file, or zero if we haven't found one.
© Books-On-Line, January 22, 1997; Last Revised December 17, 2012 – Processing Time: 8 ms