Part of the fun of a memoir is that you have the opportunity to visit some of the spots mentioned in the book.
A fan of the book and film, 84 Charing Cross Road kindly made this video so we could see how the location of the Marks and Co bookshop location looks today. There is some distortion to the audio but it clears up.
Here's a fun tour of the locations of Helene Hanff's apartments in New York.
Read a review of Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins in 84 Charing Cross Road.
|Apple of My Eye by Helene Hanff|
"As make-believe tourists, off she and Patsy travel to describe the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grant's Tomb, Fraunces Tavern, some of New York's very special small museums, Orchard Street, a tour of Harlem, and much more. Hanff weaves in historical events and tidbits on some of New York's most notorious personalities."
-- Amazon description