Green is off fighting in the war. Nanny McPhee must In wartime England, the two very spoiled Gray children are being sent to stay in the country with their very numerous and ill-behaved cousins, the Greens. Nanny McPhee must use her magic to teach her mischievous charges five new lessons, or losing the farm will be the least of their problems Get A Copy. Paperback , pages. More Details Nanny McPhee 2. Audie Award for Narration by the Author or Authors Other Editions 6. Friend Reviews. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
To ask other readers questions about Nanny McPhee Returns , please sign up. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
Community Reviews. Showing Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Jan 03, Fareeda rated it liked it. Nov 17, Pat rated it it was amazing. How can one not be enchanted by the heroine of tales in the tradition of Mary Poppins and Nurse Matilda? This book is unusual in that it cuts back and forth from the Nanny story to Emma Thompson's diary from the making of the film based on the book.
I loved it. Apr 22, Holli rated it really liked it Shelves: audiobooks-to-try. Listened to the audiobook which was read by Emma Thompson.
Thompson is perfect as Nanny McPhee and the idea of having her get less gross looking as the children learn their lessons is a good one. From the critics. Plugged In helps college student stand-up for his belief "Thanks for the great job you do in posting movie and television reviews online. Farmer Macreadie Ewan McGregor You may also want to read
This book alternates between telling the story and talking about the making of the movie. Emma Thompson is hilarious and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Oct 29, Karijean31 rated it really liked it. Fun book! Nov 26, Jan rated it liked it. Really enjoyed the way the author mixed how movies are made along with the story.
Gave the book to some of my granddaughters. Dec 21, P. Winn rated it really liked it. The Gray and the Green families get together an with Nanny Mcphee to join them the fun and adventures are at an all time high. Great book for younger children, young adults and yes, adults. Reviewed by Jaglvr for TeensReadToo. I've not seen either movie or read any books associated with Nanny McPhee, but that didn't hinder me from enjoying this tale.
Read by the author and well-known actress Emma Thompson, the listener is transported to the English countryside. The story introduces the listeners to the Green family. Their mother was born to a wealthy family, but after she falls in love with a poor farmer, she is disowned. That suits her fine, and the family is happy and content. But then Mr.
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang is a fantasy comedy family film directed by Susanna White, produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Lindsay Doran with . Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach.
Green has to serve in the military, and the mom and three children are left to run the farm until his return. Green's sister dumps her two children at the farm to protect them from the war, and the five children are at odds from the beginning. Green is desperate for money and can't handle all five children, and is worried they will lose the farm. It is at this point that Nanny McPhee enters the picture to save the day. Throw in the magical presence of Nanny McPhee, an unscrupulous brother-in-law trying to convince Mrs.
The audio book recounts both the story as well as includes a verbal diary by Ms.
Thompson of the filming of the movie. The diary entries are as funny, if not sometimes more so, than the actual story being told.
ucearwaquad.tk A discretionary note here, though. Though the story itself is suitable for all ages, especially as the main characters are young children, there may be a few objectionable words in the diary. Nothing vulgar, but a few swear words, and a reference to a woman's upper body parts. The usage is quite amusing, but some parents may find it unsuitable.
What makes a novelization of a children's movie worth reading? It helps if it's a really good movie, like Nanny McPhee Returns. It helps more if it's written by the actual screenwriter. And if it's written by Emma Thompson, that makes it practically perfect. In this, her first children's novel, Emma Thompson prove What makes a novelization of a children's movie worth reading? Use current location. See all locations. Admin Admin Admin, collapsed. Main navigation Events. Open search form. Enter search query Clear Text. Saved Searches Advanced Search.
Browse Browse, collapsed Browse.
By Audience Kids Teens. Nanny McPhee Returns.
Average Rating:. Rate this:. Green's children are in an all-out household war with their two spoiled city cousins. Relying on everything from a flying motorcycle and a statue that comes to life to a tree-climbing piglet and an elephant that turns up in the oddest places, Nanny McPhee uses her magic to show the children five valuable lessons, the most important of which is how to get along. Characteristics: 1 videodisc min. Top Picks: Emma Thompson You have to hand it to Emma Thompson, who turns 60 this month: few people in show business have her work ethic and the talent to match.
From the critics. Comment Add a Comment. Disappointment again, looks like someone took an SOS pad to it, unplayable.
Our disc had big crack in it. Like 1 like. The kids still enjoyed it, but it wasn't as good as the first one. This movie is really nice you people should really watch it. What a disappointment. If the first had one of something this one has six, because more is better right? About Us.
Brand Publishing. Times News Platforms. Real Estate. Facebook Twitter Show more sharing options Share Close extra sharing options.