Books to read before their movie adaptations are released in 2013!

The blog BUZZSUGAR posted a list of 26 books that will be released as movies in 2013. The post includes a full description of the book, the actors starring in the film adaptation, and the movie release date. Links to many of the titles in the Minuteman Library Network Catalog are listed below so that you can read the book before you go see the movies!

Hunter – The Parker book series by Donald Westlake. (Westlake wrote the series under the pseudonym Richard Stark. Hunter is the first book published in the series, it is also published under the title Point Blank.)

Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margie Stohl

Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks

Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz

Carrie by Stephen King

The Host by Stephenie Meyer

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Company You Keep by Neil Gordon

World War Z by Max Brooks

Paranoia by Joseph Finder

The Spook’s Apprentice (also published under the title Revenge of the Witch) by Joseph Delaney

Percy Jackson: The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card

Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

The Monuments Men: Allied Heros, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty by James Thurber

Winter’s Tale by Mark Helprin

Serena by Ron Rash

The Wolf of Wall Street by Jordan Belfort

Horns by Joe Hill

Devil’s Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three by Mara Leveritt

Thérèse Raquin by Émile Zola

Syrup by Maxx Barry

Dorothy of Oz by Roger S. Baum


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