Tag Archives: Sheila Weller

Girls Like Us casting heating up

Variety reports (but a subscription is needed, so The Huffington Post and IndieWire come to the rescue) on the progress of the feature film adaptation of Sheila Weller’s triple biography Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon – … Continue reading

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Casting Call for Girls Like Us movie confirms Taylor Swift as Joni Mitchell

While an official announcement has yet to be made, a notice of auditions for Girls Like Us confirms rumors of pop-country star Taylor Swift being cast in the role of Joni Mitchell. Actress Alison Pill (Midnight in Paris, Milk) has … Continue reading

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James Taylor joined by Taylor Swift

James Taylor‘s shows at Tanglewood always seem to have something a little extra special to them. This year it was in the form of a “secret” special guest, pop-country star Taylor Swift. The Berkshire Eagle, which heard about the Taylor … Continue reading

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Country/Pop Star Taylor Swift cast as Joni Mitchell in Girls Like Us movie?

The entertainment rumor/gossip blog Crazy Days and Nights claimed last week that country/pop star Taylor Swift has been cast in the role of Joni Mitchell for Girls Like Us, a movie based on the book of the same name by … Continue reading

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GoodReads.com likes Girls Like Us

A user at GoodReads.com has written a review of Sheila Weller’s Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon – and the Journey of a Generation. Many of my friends went through experiences echoing those of these three women… … Continue reading

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Book Bloggers: Girls Like Us Top 10 Nonfiction of 2008

LiteraryEscapism.com has posted the results of their massive year-end poll of the Best Books of 2008, based on the input of 69 different book review bloggers and 1,300 individual voters. Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon – … Continue reading

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Library Journal: Girls Like Us one of the Best Books of 2008

LibraryJournal.com has released their list of the Best Books of 2008. Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon – and the Journey of a Generation by Sheila Weller makes the list. Weller deftly weaves together the biographies of … Continue reading

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