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Subject: Marley and Me
Date Posted: 4/9/2008 9:30 PM ET
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Has anyone read this book? They are making the movie of it at the Sun Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, FL as we speak. My cousin works there and she may be in about 5 seconds of the movie. She hasn't read the book. She's just excited about the atmosphere because the newsroom is now a movie studio. I just was wondering because of course I'll see it when it comes out and I wanted to hear people's thoughts on the book.

Date Posted: 4/9/2008 9:36 PM ET
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I enjoyed the book. If you're a dog lover, chances are you'll enjoy it, too.

Here's an older thread about it, some other opinions: http://www.paperbackswap.com/forum/topic.php?t=108967

Les

Date Posted: 4/9/2008 11:04 PM ET
Member Since: 7/2/2007
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My husband and I read it together and we really enjoyed it.   The author is a newspaper writer.

susan

Date Posted: 4/9/2008 11:44 PM ET
Member Since: 9/2/2006
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I haven't read it, but have been tempted. I'm a huge dog lover!

Date Posted: 4/10/2008 6:12 PM ET
Member Since: 9/29/2007
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I really enjoyed the book!  The author's descriptions of some of his dog's antics were so funny!  It just reminded me of some of the things our bassett hound tries to do on a daily basis.

Sheri

Date Posted: 4/10/2008 9:55 PM ET
Member Since: 6/29/2005
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A Must Read book. It is true life and if you have ever owened a dog you know it.

Date Posted: 4/10/2008 10:23 PM ET
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I loved the book. Very, very funny. Sad in places also. I'm really a cat person but enjoyed it anyway. :-)

Date Posted: 4/13/2008 11:07 AM ET
Member Since: 6/11/2006
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i love it and doesnt matter if cat or dog lover you can thelp fall in love with marley.  

Date Posted: 4/13/2008 4:43 PM ET
Member Since: 8/31/2007
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I loved the book, great for dog lovers - my husband and I both read it too. Devastatingly sad in parts, hit close to home for us with same thing with our dog.  It's a great read!

Julie

Date Posted: 4/18/2008 11:15 PM ET
Member Since: 4/7/2007
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It's very good and by far, the best dog memoir out there.

Date Posted: 4/21/2008 9:53 AM ET
Member Since: 5/9/2006
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My 18 year old granddaughter read and loved it and gave it to me to read. I loved it also so I guess you could say it is a book for all ages :)

Date Posted: 4/21/2008 12:18 PM ET
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Not interested, I don't like dogs so I'm sure this wouldn't be my cup of tea.

Date Posted: 4/26/2008 12:19 AM ET
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I loved the book.  I had a yellow lab and because that breed is so lovable I would like another.