We all know Hollywood loves a good movie adaptation. And of course, some turn out better than others. In 2018, we will see many more books turned into movies. Here is a list so you can check these out before they hit theaters!
12 Strong: January 19, 2018
Based on Doug Stanton’s non-fiction book Horse Soldiers.
The Leisure Seeker: January 19, 2018
Based on Michael Zadoorian’s novel of the same name.
Maze Runner: The Death Cure: January 26, 2018
Based on James Dashner’s novel of the same name, the final book in the Maze Runner trilogy.
Fifty Shades Freed: February 9, 2018
Based on E.L. James’ novel of the same name, the final book in the Fifty Shades trilogy.
Peter Rabbit: February 9, 2018
Based on Beatrix Potter’s stories about the character of the same name.
Annihilation: February 23, 2018
Based on Jeff VanderMeer’s novel of the same name.
The War with Grandpa: February 23, 2018
Based on Robert Kimmel Smith’s novel of the same name.
Red Sparrow: March 2, 2018
Based on Jason Matthews’ novel of the same name.
Death Wish: March 2, 2018
Based on Brian Garfield’s novel of the same name.
A Wrinkle in Time: March 9, 2018
Based on Madeleine L’Engle’s novel of the same name.
Love, Simon: March 16, 2018
Based on Becky Albertalli’s Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens’ Agenda.
Ready Player One: March 30, 2018
Based on Ernest Cline’s novel of the same name.
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: April 19, 2017
Based on Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows’s novel of the same name.
Where’d You Go, Bernadette?: May 11, 2018
Based on Maria Semple’s novel of the same name.
The Meg: August 10, 2018
Based on Steve Alten’s book Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror.
The House With a Clock in Its Walls: September 21, 2018
Based on John Bellairs and Edward Gorey’s graphic novel of the same name.
Boy Erased: September 28, 2018
Based on Garrard Conley’s memoir of the same name.
First Man: October 12, 2018
Based on James R. Hansen’s nonfiction book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong.
The Girl in the Spider’s Web: August 27, 2015
Based on David Lagercrantz’s novel of the same name, the fourth book in the Millennium series.
And that’s not all! We know there are plenty more movie adaptations coming our way in 2018 that don’t have release dates yet, including adaptations of Angie Thomas’ The Hate U Give, Lisa Klein’s Ophelia, Kevin Kwan’s Crazy Rich Asians, and more!
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