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  • : Now You See Me...

    Now You See Me...
    A Molly Blume Mystery
    "One of this year's best mystery intriguing, engrossing, and even enchanting tale magnificently and beautifully told" - Bookreporter
    "A gripping tale of deceit, revenge and murder" - Jerusalem Post

    "A well-crafted mystery that is also a powerful exploration of the tragedy of unintended consequences. Krich excels at creating suspense through her characters' struggles and mistakes...a page-turner." -- Library Journal

    "Krich puts a sure finger on the painful spots where ordinary kids' problems turn into murderous melodrama—all at a bargain price." - Kirkus Review

  • : Dream House

    Dream House
    Agatha Award Nominee
    "Tantalizing...engaging" - Booklist

  • : Blues in the Night

    Blues in the Night
    Agatha Award Nominee
    "A sleuth worth her salt" - NY Times Book Review
    "A fresh new presence...Smart, resourceful, and curious--not much escapes her." Sue Grafton


    Winner of the Mary Higgins Clark Award
    L.A.Times Bestseller
    "Krich once again expertly mixes Orthodox Jewish faith with crisp, whodunit plotting....An engaging thriller...Krich never misses a beat" (Publishers Weekly)
    Winner of the Calavera Award

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August 25, 2005


neil fleischmann


I don't know if you get alerted about comments on old posts...

Here I am two years later.

I just saw this movie (visiting my parents - they should live and be well).

I bought into it and very much enjoyed it. I think the book contained kernels waiting to be movie-fied and they took it and ran with it.

A lot of small details were changed and one subplot about a police inspector chasing after the guy was wisely deleted.

And the ending was of course made into an American movie ending, as opposed to a French book ending which was open ended.


Interesting that the film was based on a book.... And yes, I do love the romantic sensibility of the film. After you see it, you'll have to let me--us!-- know how far the film changed from the book.


This film is based on the book If Only It Were True by Marc Levy.* I enjoyed the book,but felt like it was a bit thin, reading more like a movie script than a book,lacking some of the depth I hope for in a book. Still, I loved the romantic sensibility of the story, and imagined it being a movie one day. I didn't know that it had been adapted till I read your postand realized right away that this film is based on that book. Thanks.


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