Where’d You Go, Bernadette
Author– Maria Semple
Excerpt- Narrated by 15-year-old Bee, this comedy novel is set before family trip to Antarctica where Bee’s mother, Bernadette Fox, goes missing right before the trip. Story line is described through emails and memos, as well as Bee’s thoughts, so it will be interesting to see how the movie adapts the story. Directed by noted filmmaker Richard Linklater, the story is ostensibly a mystery, although it’s also about family and connection.
Cast- Kristen Wiig, Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup, Judy Greer
Recommended- Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine, Little Fires Everywhere, Leaving Time