Is The Age Of Adaline Based On A Book- Blake Lively

Is the Age of Adaline based on a book? Romance fans wonder if the story, which has so many elements familiar to those who also like Nicholas Sparks movies, is based on an actual novel. In a way, the Age of Adaline book genre is also reminiscent of The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button, another movie in which the main character has unusual experiences with youth. Romance fans may like other books of love that endure through time, like Fire And Honor: The Lightwood Affair or A Tale of Oak and Mistletoe – Time Walkers Book 4.

 

The Age Of Adeline Book Wiki

 

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Is the Age of Adaline based on a book
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The Age of Adaline Book Idea

The character played by Blake Lively does not age past 29, after experiencing an auto accident. She is in a way also similar to the character Dorian Gray, an attractive man who captures his image in a painting in order to keep himself from aging.

 

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The Age of Adaline Book Genre

So, Is the Age of Adaline based on a book? Well, like anything else in life it’s not a completely original concept. You may have a look at Oscar Wilde’s book with Dorian Gray, The Picture Of Dorian Gray.

The Picture Of Dorian Gray may have inspired other writers along the way and would certainly make interesting reading for anyone who likes the type of story that investigates the effects interrupted aging has on men and women in the prime of their life.

 

 

The Age of Adaline Book Genre – Similar Books

J. Mills Goodloe wrote the screenplay for the Age of Adaline, along with Salvador Paskowitz. Neither writer has said they were inspired by one book in particular. J. Mills Goodloe says that the desire to write a screenplay like that of the Age of Adaline came when he first saw the movie, Amelie. His main aim was to have an interesting female protagonist.
If you liked the Age of Adaline, you may also like these time play romances with an interesting female protagonist:

Once: Six Historically Inspired Fairytales
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt

 

The Age of Adaline Book Genre – Similar Books with Drama, Action and Love

Adeline

Fire And Honor: The Lightwood Affair

Adaline (The Wallflower Series Book 3)

The Impossible Lives Of Greta Wells by Andrew Sean Greer


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