PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A pregnant 17-year-old rebuilds her life after being abandoned by her boyfriend at a Wal-Mart in Sequoyah, Oklahoma.
While Novalee's unlucky number in the film is 5, the novel's Novalee has an unlucky number of 7.
Have you thought of a name yet?
Novalee Nation: Well, I was thinking about Wendi with an "i."
Moses Whitecotten: Oh no, don't you dare.
When Novalee was in the hospital after Americus was born, Lexie referred to the day as being Tuesday. However, Americus was born 5 July 1995, which fell on a Wednesday.
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