Young Adult Books on Screen! This is an interesting look at upcoming and recent movies based on YA books written by another KCPL Teen librarian!
A plethora of YA books have been made into movie and T.V. adaptations from S.E. Hinton’s, The Outsiders to Suzanne Collins’, The Hunger Games. Teen novels are awesome, super-charged stories that brilliantly tell their tale; no matter if it is historical, supernatural, apocalyptic or realistic, the stories work for the big screen.
A few months ago, The Perks of Being a Wallflower came out into the movie theaters and it stayed true to the book. Warm Bodies and Beautiful Creatures were released in February. Soon, we’ll have YA heavy hitters: The Host by Stephanie Meyer and The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare and Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins venture into the movie industry. In the near future, Ender’s Game and Divergent will be released and many others are making their way from the pages of a book to our movie theatres or T.V. screens.
Here’s a short list of…
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