Reclusive Bilbiophile's "If You Like" theme for the week is: Hart of Dixie.
Confession: I've never seen the show. I mean, I thought Rachel Bilson was still living in the O.C. But as I understand it, she plays a city girl who comes to live in a small Alabama town.
I happen to love "city slicker goes to the country" stories. Or vice versa. It's always entertaining when a character is yanked out of his or her element and has to adapt.
Here's my list of books and movies with a city/country theme. The ones I've read are starred.
*Where I Belong by Gwendolyn Heasley
Boys, Bears and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots by Abby McDonald
Country Girl, City Girl by Lisa Jahn-Clough
Here are some more books with characters who get teased for their city slicker ways. Or vice versa:
*Stork by Wendy Delsol
*A & L Do Summer by Jan Blazanin
Finally, some movies: