sheREADS: Books to Read Before They're Films
Written by: Allison Swan
Many of 2017's big releases are based on bestselling books. Take a look at these adaptations coming later this year so you can read the book before it hits the big screen!
Murder on the Orient Express
November 10, 2017
A lavish train ride unfolds into a stylish and suspenseful mystery. From the novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express tells of thirteen stranded strangers and one man's race to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again.
Starring Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, and Josh Gad.
November 17, 2017
Based on the New York Times bestseller by R.J. Palacio, Wonder tells the inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade and attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Starring: Owen Wilson, Julia Roberts, and Jacob Tremblay.
The Mountain Between Us
October 6th, 2017
Based on the bestseller by Charles Martin, stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain.When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
Starring: Kate Winslet and Idris Elba.
Let It Snow
November 22, 2017
Let It Snow contains three short stories by young adult authors John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle. Each story details an interconnected tale of holiday romance full of humor that offers entertainment for more than just teen readers.You might have seen The Fault in Our Stars or Paper Towns, both based on books John Green wrote as well. No word yet who will be starring in this film.