Sometimes the book is better than the movie.
Join us as we discover the books behind some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters…new and old.
All of the books featured here can be found
at your local Little Dixie Regional Library!
Book: “Bridge to Terabithia” by Katherine Paterson (1977) The life of a ten-year-old boy in rural Virginia expands when he becomes friends with a newcomer who subsequently meets an untimely death trying to reach their hideaway, Terabithia, during a storm.
Movie: “Bridge to Terabithia” Released in theaters February 16, 2007. Starring Josh Hutcherson, Zooey Deschanel, Robert Patrick and Emma Fenton, “Bridget to Terabithia,” relates the story of a preteen's life, which is forever changed after befriending the new girl at school.