December "Books Made Into Movies" Discussion Help

For December 2020, we will be reading books that were made into movies/shows.
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December "Books Made Into Movies" Discussion Help

Post by gali »

Here is a place where we can discuss our options and help each other find the right book to read. Some suggestions for this month's "Book Made Into Movie" genre are:
  • Wonder by R.J. Palacio
  • Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
  • Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
  • The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Jaws by Peter Benchley
  • The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  • Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins
  • Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton
  • Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
  • Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
  • Avengers graphic novels by Marvel
  • Several Nicholas Sparks books
  • Several Stephen King books
More suggestions on Goodreads: ... ood_movies

What will you read this month?
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Post by DaggerDirk »

"The Neither Side of Never" was written with a view to it eventually becoming a 13 part streaming series. The main issue is that writing a screenplay that complies with all the arcane conventions makes it an art mastered by very few. If it's not done right, it's not likely to ever be "picked up".
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