The bestselling memoir that's ""irresistible....A kind of Bridget Jones
meets The French Chef
"" (Philadelphia Inquirer
) is now a major motion picture. Audiobook read by the author and value-priced!
Directed by Nora Ephron, starring Amy Adams as Julie and Meryl Streep as Julia, the film Julie & Julia
will be released by Sony Pictures on April 19, 2009.
The film is based on this bestselling memoir in which Julie Powell, nearing thirty and trapped in a dead-end secretarial job, resolves to reclaim her life by cooking in the span of a single year, every one of the 524 recipes in Julia Child's legendary Mastering the Art of French Cooking
. Her unexpected reward: not just a newfound respect for calves' livers and aspic, but a new life-lived with gusto.
""A feast, a voyage, and a marvel.""