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Books that Became a TV Show/Movie

Created by Allie Charles
  • Details about Quicksand

    Quicksand

    Malin Persson Giolito

    Named the Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year by the Swedish Crime Writers Academy A mass shooting has taken place at a prep school in Stockholm's wealthiest suburb. Eighteen-year-old Maja Norberg is charged for her involvement in the massacre that left her boyfriend and her best friend dead. She has spent nine months in jail awaiting trial. Now the time has come for her to enter the courtroom. How did Maja--popular, privileged, and a top student--become a cold-blooded killer in the eyes of th……more

  • Details about Where'd you go, Bernadette : a novel

    Where'd you go, Bernadette : a novel

    Maria Semple.

    Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, and to 15-year-old Bee, she is a best friend and, simply, Mom. Then Bernadette disappears. It began when Bee aced her report card and claimed her promised reward: a family trip to Antarctica. But Bernadette's intensifying allergy to Seattle--and people in general--has made her so agora……more

  • Details about The Sun is Also a Star

    The Sun is Also a Star

    Nicola Yoon

    Winner 2017 Corretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Author Award Natasha is a girl who believes in science and facts. Daniel has always been a good son and good student. But when he sees Natasha he forgets all that and believes there is something extraordinary in store for both of them.…more

  • Details about Pet Sematary

    Pet Sematary

    Stephen King

    When a little boy's pet dies, and he persuades his parents to bury it in an old Indian cemetary, reputed by legend to house restless spirits, a nightmare of death and destruction begins…more

  • Details about Little Women

    Little Women

    Louisa May Alcott; Elaine Showalter (Introduction by, Editor); Siobhan Kilfeather (Notes by); Vinca Showalter (Notes by)

    This Penguin Classics edition of Louisa May Alcott's inspiring tale of sisterhood, Little Women , is edited with an introduction by Elaine Showalter. The charming story of four 'little women' - Meg, Jo, Amy and Beth - and their wise and patient mother Marmee, was an instant success when first published in 1868. Enduring hardships and enjoying adventures in Civil War New England, the March sisters have been adored for generations. Readers have rooted for Laurie in his pursuit of Jo's hand, cried……more

  • Details about Queen Sugar

    Queen Sugar

    Natalie Baszile

    Hoping for a new start when she unexpectedly inherits a sugarcane farm, Charley moves to Louisiana, where she confronts her grandmother's judgmental beliefs while balancing the farm's overwhelming challenges with the needs of her homesick daughter, her troubled brother and her own yearning heart.…more

  • Details about You

    You

    Caroline Kepnes

    Meeting at an East Village bookstore, aspiring writer Guinevere Beck and store employee Joe embark on an intimate relationship, only to suffer deadly consequences when their passion spirals out of control. 300,000 first printing.…more

  • Details about Big Little Lies

    Big Little Lies

    Liane Moriarty

    Follows three mothers, each at a crossroads, and their potential involvement in a riot at a school trivia night that leaves one parent dead in what appears to be a tragic accident, but which evidence shows might have been premeditated.…more