bridgetoterabithiabook.jpgbridgetoterabithiamovie.jpg                 Another classic children's book has hit the big screen.  Katherine Paterson's Bridge to Terabithia is now playing at a theater near you.  The Newbery award-winning novel spins a tale of friendship, imagination, and tragedy.  And don't be deceived!  There is much more to this moving story than the movie previews you've seen on TV may suggest.  Have you seen it?  What did you think? Other children's books being made into movies and currently in production include:
Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett Coraline by Neil Gaiman Duck for President by Doreen Cronin Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl The Giver by Lois Lowry The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien Swiss Family Robinson by Johann David Wyss The Water Horse by Dick King-Smith
But no need to wait for the movie.  You can check out these wonderful books at the library right now!