How Judy Blume Finally Got A ‘Yes’ From Hollywood

Decades after she first discussed translating her work to film and television, the Blume-aissance is upon us. All it needed was for Judy Blume fans to take charge in the entertainment industry. Above, Rachel McAdams (l), as Barbara Simon and Abby Ryder Fortson as Margaret Simon in a scene from Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret.