[ eBook ] I Carried a Watermelon: Dirty Dancing and MeAuthor Katy Brand – Autowiringdiagram.co

Massively Enjoyable Dawn FrenchI Carried A Watermelon Is A Love Story To Dirty Dancing A Warm, Witty And Accessible Look At How Katy Brand S Life Long Obsession With The Film Has Influenced Her Own Attitudes To Sex, Love, Romance, Rights And ResponsibilitiesIt Explores The Legacy Of The Film, From Pushing Women S Stories To The Forefront Of Commercial Cinema, To Its Gold Standard Depiction Of Abortion According To Leading Pro Choice Campaigners, And Its Fresh And Powerful Take On The Classic Coming Of Age Story Told From A Na Ve But IdealisticYear Old Girl S Point Of ViewPart Memoir Based On A Personal Obsession, Part Homage To A Monster Hit And A Work Of Genius, Katy Will Explore Her Own Memories And Experiences, And Talk To Other Fans Of The Film, To Examine Its Legacy As A Piece Of Filmmaking With A Social Agenda That Many Miss On First Viewing One Of The Most Celebrated And Viewed Films Ever Made Is About To Have The Time Of Its Life I had read an extract in a magazine and wanted to readhowever I felt it its kept repeating the same message and was quite disappointed If you want to be immersed in dirty dancing go for it Wonderful read I loved this book It brought back so many memories of when I first watched dirty dancing I m just glad Im not the only one that watched this film obsessively This book is definitely recommended for any fan Fab Item arrived quickly, although not happy as this is meant for a Christmas present and looks like some of the page edges have been cut with a blade of some kind, but too much hassle to send back and replace Kate brand at her best I gave this to my 22 year old daughter, who s a massive fan of the film, for Christmas, and she s nearly finished it on Boxing Day This is remarkable because she never reads books, despite me buying her dozens She s laughing out loud and reading bits out to me So I can t recommend it highly enough and I hope Katy will write another book about one of our favourite films Love Actually perhaps