10 Books That Will Become Movies in 2017

Including 2 from Stephen King
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 6, 2017 9:51 AM CST
10 Books That Will Become Movies in 2017
A scene from "Fifty Shades Darker."   (YouTube)

The library and the movie theater will continue to collide in 2017 with more than a dozen film adaptations of books scheduled for release this year, including a couple of books that have been made into movies before. Here are 10 to watch out for, from BuzzFeed's list of 19:

  1. Live by Night by Dennis Lehane (Jan. 13)
  2. Fifty Shades Darker by EL James (Feb. 10)
  3. The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman (March 31)
  4. Wonder by RJ Palacio (April 7)
  5. The Circle by Dave Eggers (April 28)
  6. Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon (May 19)
  7. The Adventures of Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey (June 2)
  8. The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger by Stephen King (July 28)
  9. It by Stephen King (Sept. 8)
  10. Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie (Nov. 22)
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