From Lit to Flick: Movies Based on Books 2013 Edition

Did you know a lot of movies are adapted from books? See the movies, read the books!

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Movie (2013) Book / Author
Admission Admission / Jean Hanff Korelitz
Alongside Night Alongside Night / J. Neil Schulman
Austenland Austenland / Shannon Hale
Beautiful Creatures Beautiful Creatures / Kami Garcia
Big Sur Big Sur / Jack Kerouac
Black Dog, Red Dog Black Dog, Red Dog / Stephen Dobyns
Black Nativity Black Nativity (Libretto) / Langston Hughes
Bless Me, Ultima Bless Me, Ultima / Rudolfo Anaya
Carrie Carrie / Stephen King
Child of God Child of God / Cormac McCarthy
Devil’s Knot Devil’s Knot : The True Story of the West Memphis Three / Mara Leveritt
Ender’s Game Ender’s Game / Orson Scott Card
Gangster Squad Gangster Squad / Paul Lieberman
Geography Club Geography Club / Brent Hartinger
The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby / F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Hobbit, The desolation of Smaug The Hobbit, or, There and back again / J. R. R. Tolkien
Horns Horns / Joe Hill
The Host The Host: a novel / Stephenie Meyer
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Catching Fire / Suzanne Collins
Iron Man 3 Iron Man (comic) / Stan Lee
Kick-Ass 2 Kick-Ass (comic) / Mark Millar
A Long Way Down A Long Way Down / Nick Hornby
Mariah Mundi and the Midas Box Mariah Mundi: The midas box / G.P. Taylor
The Monuments Men The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History/ Robert M. Edsel
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones City of Bones / Cassandra Clare
Night Train to Lisbon Night Train to Lisbon / Pascal Mercier
Odd Thomas Odd Thomas / Dean R. Koontz
Oz: The Great and Powerful The Wonderful Wizard of Oz/ L. Frank Baum
Paranoia Paranoia / Joseph Finder
Parker The Hunter/ Donald E. Westlake
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Sea of Monsters / Rick Riordan
R.I.P.D. Rest In Peace Department (comic) / Peter M. Lenkov
Safe Haven Safe Haven / Nicholas Sparks
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty The Secret Life of Walter Mitty / James Thurber
Serena Serena / Ron Rash
The Seventh Son Revenge of the Wtich / Joseph Delaney
A Single Shot A Single Shot / Matthew F. Jones
The Spectacular Now The Spectacular Now / Tim Tharp
Standing Up The Goats / Brock Cole
Syrup Syrup / Max Barry
Thérèse Thérèse Raquin / Émile Zola
Under the Skin Under the Skin / Michel Faber
Warm Bodies Warm Bodies / Isaac Marion
Winter’s Tale Winter’s Tale / Mark Helprin
The Wolf of Wall Street The Wolf of Wall Street / Jordan Belfort
World War Z World War Z: An oral history of the zombie war / Max Brooks
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