Books to Movies 2017

Books to Read Before They Hit the Big Screen 2017

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
Film release January 6, starring Taraji P. Henson & Octavia Spencer

Live By Night by Dennis Lehane
Film Release January 13, starring Ben Affleck & Zoe Saldana

A Dog’s Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron
Film Release January 27, starring Bradley Cooper & Britt Robertson

Fifty Shades Darker by E.L. James
Film release February 10, starring Dakota Johnson & Jamie Dornan

The Shack by William P. Young
Film release March 3, starring Sam Worthington & Octavia Spencer

Beauty and the Beast by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont
Film release March 17, starring Emma Watson & Dan Stevens

Allegiant by Veronica Roth
Film release March 24, as Allegiant Part 2, starring Shailene Woodley & Theo James

The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman
Film release March 31, starring Jessica Chastain & Daniel Brüh

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
Film release April 7, starring Zoey Deutch & Halston Sage

Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Film release April 7, starring Jacob Tremblay & Julia Roberts

The Lost City of Z by David Grann
Film release April 21, starring Charlie Hunnam & Robert Pattinson

The Circle by Dave Eggers
Film release April 28, starring Emma Watson & Tom Hanks

The Adventures of Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey
Film release June 2, as Captain Underpants starring Ed Helms & Kevin Hart

My Cousin Rachel by Daphne Du Maurier
Film release July 14, starring Rachel Weisz & Sam Claflin

The Empire of a Thousand Planets by Pierre Christin
Film release July 21, as Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, starring Dane DeHaan & Cara Delevingne

The Dark Tower by Stephen King
Film release July 28, starring Idris Elba & Matthew McConaghey

Jumanji by Chris Allsburg
Film release July 28, starring Dwayne Johnson & Jack Black

It by Stephen King
Film release September 8, starring Bill Skarsgård & Finn Wolfhard

The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin
Film release October 20, starring Idris Elba & Kate Winslet

Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews
Film release November 10, starring Jennifer Lawrence & Joel Edgerton

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Film release November 22, starring Kenneth Branagh & Leslie Odom, Jr.

Dates to be Announced

The House of Tomorrow by Peter Bognanni
Starring Asa Butterfield & Nick Offerman

Back from Tuichi : The Harrowing Life-and-Death Story of Survival in the Amazon Rainforest by Yossi Ghinsberg
Film to be released as Jungle, starring Daniel Radcliffe & Yasmin Kassim

My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf
Starring Ross Lynch & Anne Heche

The Long Home by William Gay
Starring James Franco & Analeigh Tipton

Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer
Starring Natalie Portman & Tessa Thompson

Books to Read Before They Hit the Big Screen

Rosie Dunne or Love, Rosie by Cecilia Ahern
Film release February 6 as Love, Rosie starring Lily Collins & Sam Clalfin

The Last Apprentice by Joseph Delaney
Film Release February 6 as Seventh Son starring Jeff Bridges & Kit Harrington

Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
Film Release February 13 starring Jamie Dornan & Dakota Johnson

The DUFF (Designated Ugly Fat Friend) by Kody Keplinger
Film release February 20 starring Mae Whitman & Robbie Amell

 Dead Stars by Bruce Wagner
Film release February 27 as Maps to the Stars starring Julianne Moore & Robert Pattinson

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex by Nathaniel Philbrick
Film release March 13 starring Chris Hemsworth & Cillian Murphy

Insurgent by Veronica Roth
Film release March 20 starring Shailene Woodley & Theo James

Serena by Ron Rash
Film release March 27 starring Jennifer Lawrence & Bradley Cooper

The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks
Film release April 10 starring Chris Hemsworth & Britt Robertson

Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith
Film release April 17 starring Tom Hardy & Gary Oldman

Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
Film release May 1 starring Carey Mulligan & Michael Sheen

Paper Towns by John Green
Film release June 19 starring Cara Delevingne & Nat Wolff

The Scorch Trials by James Dashner
Film release September 18 starring Dylan O’Brien & Kaya Scodelario

Black Mass by Dick Lehr & Gerald O’Neill
Film release September 18 starring Johnny Depp & Benedict Cumberbatch

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Film release October 2 starring Daniel Radcliffe & James McAvoy

Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
Film release October 9 starring Idris Elba & Scarlett Johansson

Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Film release November 20 as Mockingjay: Part 2 starring Jennifer Lawrence & Josh Hutcherson

The Martian by Andy Weir
Film release November 27 starring Matt Damon & Jessica Chastain


Make sure to get your hands on these books before the movies hit the big screen!