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More Books Hitting the Big Screen this Fall

Page to Screen in 2016

An earlier post gave you some of September’s page-to-screen titles: check out this great guide from Vulture of 22 book adaptations hitting the screen from August through  the end of 2016! Just released this week: Sully, starring Tom Hanks as airline captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger and  telling the story of the Miracle on the Hudson.

Books Hitting the Big Screen in September

September is around the corner, and with it comes new page-to-screen adaptations! Get a head start on reading or re-reading these titles now!

lightbetween
Adult Fiction

Book: Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
Film release date: September 2
Movie Summary

katwe
Adult Biography

Book: The Queen of Katwe by Tim Crothers
Film release date: September 23
Movie Summary

missperegrine
Teen Fiction

Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs Film release date: September 30
Movie Summary

Review: The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge

The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge
The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge by Michael Punke
Staff Pick – Karen

This book has many elements in common with ‘The Martian’ by Andy Weir. It is about survival, it is about one man against the elements, and it is a fast paced heart pounding read with a very likeable hero. What is different is that it takes place in the American West during the expansion of the Fur trade. Continue reading Review: The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge