10 Awesome Books Being Made Into Movies This Year
One of my favorite things to do is to curl up with a good book. You know what I love even more though? Curling up with a good book that I know I will also get to watch unfold on the big screen. Now I know that Hollywood hasn’t always gotten these movies perfect and some people leave wishing they had never let the movie ruin the way they imagined the story while reading. But every once in a while Hollywood nails it and seeing a book you loved in movie form is magical. Today we have 10 movies that will be in theaters in the next year and are all based on books. So, for all you book lovers rush out and grab these books so you can read them before their movies are released.
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Hidden Figures By: Margot Lee Shetterly
The true story of a group of African American mathematicians who help John Glen into space.
Wonder By: R.J. Palacio
A boy born with a facial deformity works to help people at his new school understand he is just a normal kid.
The Zookeeper’s Wife By: Diane Ackerman
The story of a young couples time during the Nazi Invasion and the people and animals they save.
Let It Snow By: John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle
A blizzard shuts down a town but even non-stop snow won’t be enough to stop Christmas magic and love.
Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Survival By: Yossi Ghinsberg
Friends travel into the Bolivian jungle with a guide who turns out to be a fraud.
The Glass Castle By: Jeanette Walls
The story of a girl who is raised in a dysfunctional family.
A Dog’s Purpose By: W. Bruce Cameron
A dog works to discover his purpose over the course of his life with different owners.
Red Sparrow By: Jason Matthews
A Russian intelligence officer is tasked with seducing a CIA agent to gather information.
The Mountain Between Us By: Charles Martin
Two people survive a plane crash and must work together to survive after being badly injured.
Captain Underpants By: Dav Pilkey
Two high school kids hypnotize their principal and turn him into Captain Underpants, their comic book character creation.
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Book/Movie Cover Photos: Themoviedb.org and Amazon.com