Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Books With a Movie Tie-in

The Jefferson County Library Cooperative's Reader's Advisory Rountable met this morning to discuss books that have been (or will be) adapted to screen or television. Here is the harvest!

The Ruins / Scott Smith (film)

30 Days of Night / Steve Niles (film)

Escape / Carolyn Jessop (in production)

John Adams / David McCullough (HBO series)

The Wager / Bill Myers (film)

About a Boy / Nick Hornsby (film)

Gone, Baby Gone / Dennis Lehane (film)

Brideshead Revisited / Evelyn Waugh (television series, film)

One Who Walked Alone / Novalyne Price Ellis (film)

1408 (shortstory from Everything's Eventual) / Stephen King (film)

The Mist (shortstory from Skeleton Crew) / Stephen King (film)

Harry Dresden series / Jim Butcher (television series)

Dexter series / Jeffry Lindsay (television series: Season 1, Season 2)

The Firm / John Grisham (film)

Shutter Island / Dennis Lehane (due out October 2009, name change to Ashecliffe)

What Was She Thinking: Notes On a Scandal / Zoe Heller (film)

Back When We Were Grownups / Anne Tyler (television series)

Memoirs of a Geisha / Arthur Golden (film)

P.S. I Love You / Cecelia Ahern (film)

The Lost World / Michael Crichton (film)

Happy Reading and Viewing!


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