One of her six favorite books that became movies, as told to The Week magazine:
Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding.Read about another entry on the list.
I remember strolling around a hotel pool on a Hawaiian vacation years ago and noticing every woman reading one book. That week, I too fell in love with Helen Fielding's awkward and charming Bridget.
Bridget Jones's Diary also appears on Caryn James's top five list of recent novels that channel classics, Sean O'Hagan's list of the ten best fictional hangovers in print, film and song, Christina Koning's list of the best of chick-lit, and a list of eight books for the broken-hearted.