We knew Big Little Lies was going to be big, but we didn’t know how big. But now that Hollywood has stepped in, oh boy.
Liane Moriarty has today confirmed that Kidman’s production company Blossom Films and Witherspoon’s Pacific Standard production company have joined forces to option the screen rights, and it looks like the two stars will be in front of the camera as well as behind.
So… We really can’t stress enough, grab a copy of Big Little Lies. Liane Moriarty is HUGE in the US, with Big Little Lies expected to go straight to the top of next week’s New York Times bestseller list.
by Liane Moriarty
‘I guess it started with the mothers.’
‘It was all just a terrible misunderstanding.’
‘I’ll tell you exactly why it happened.’
Pirriwee Public’s annual school Trivia Night has ended in a shocking riot. A parent is dead.
Liane Moriarty’s new novel is funny and heartbreaking, challenging and compassionate.
The No. 1 New York Times bestselling author turns her unique gaze on parenting and playground politics, showing us what really goes on behind closed suburban doors.
‘Let me be clear. This is not a circus. This is a murder investigation.’
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