It seems to be the season of book – to – movie adaptations and I’m so hyped !! I’ll admit I have only read one of the books, haha bad reader but I do want to read a few of them.
The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken
August 3 2018
I’ve never read the series yet, but I really want to read it before seeing the movie. So many people love these book’s and with the movie coming out today, I have motivation to pick it up really soon.
After a disease killed 98% of children and young people in the United States, the 2% who managed to survive have
developed superpowers, but have been locked in internment camps after being declared a threat. One of those 16-year-old girls, Ruby who is played by Amandla Stenberg, manages to escape from her camp and joins a group of teenagers fleeing
Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan August 15 2018
This movie just looks so good!! It has a full Asian casting, I think it will be a really funny Rom-Com for the last month of summer!
The story follows Rachel, an American-born Chinese economics professor, who travels to her boyfriend Nick’s hometown of Singapore for his friend’s wedding. Soon his secret is out: Nick is from a family that is impossibly wealthy, he’s perhaps the most eligible bachelor in Asia, and every single woman in his ultra-rarefied social class is incredibly jealous of Rachel and wants to bring her down.
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han
August 17 2018
I love this book so much. It’s so cute and I cant wait for this movie. Its a Netflix movie so I’ll be watching it the day
Lara Jean Covey, played by Lana Condor, writes letters to all of her past loves, the letters are meant for her eyes only. Until one day when all the love letters are sent out to her previous loves. Her life is soon thrown into chaos when her foregoing loves confront her one by one.
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
October 19, 2018
This book was one of my favorite books of 2017. This is a powerful story that everyone needs to read/ watch. From just watching the trailer I was crying. The movie
is going to wreck me, but I cannot wait to see it.
Starr Carter, played by Amandla Stenberg, is constantly switching between two worlds: the poor, mostly black, neighborhood where she lives and the rich, mostly white, prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressures from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what’s right.
Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror by Steve Alten
August 10, 2018
Another Shark movie, however I’ve watched a couple booktubers review the book.They really enjoyed the book, the movie looks like fun.
Based on the 1997 science fiction book, The Meg follows the underwater adventures of a U.S Navy deep sea diver named
Jonas Taylor. When a 75-foot-long prehistoric shark called a megalodon, thought to be long dead, rises from the depths of
the ocean and attacks a research submersible, Taylor is called into action to stop the creature before it attacks the
The House with a Clock in Its Walls by John Bellairs
September 21, 2018
This is a middle grade book, I’ll admit what drew me to the movie is Jack Black. I know my son will really want to see it as well, its always more fun to watch movies when you have a buddy 🙂
Lewis Barnavelt, after losing his parents, is sent to Michigan to live with his uncle Jonathan. He discovers his uncle is
a warlock, and enters a world of magic and sorcery. But this power is not limited to good people: Lewis learns of Isaac
Izard, an evil wizard who wanted to cause the Apocalypse so that he could see what happened afterwards. To do this, he constructed a magical clock with black magic, as long as it exists it will keep ticking, counting down to doomsday.He died before he could finish the clock, but he hid the clock in his house, where Uncle Jonathan now lives. Now Lewis and Jonathan must find the clock before it’s too late, and before Isaac’s wife, Selena, gets to it.
What book- to- movie are you most excited for? Have you read any of the book’s?