5 Books To Read Before The Movie Is Released in 2017

Ah, the beginning of a new year. A fresh start. Anything can happen, anything at all. Firstly, new books. There are many exciting titles that are going to hit the big screens this year, many of which are adaptations. With that said, reading the book first is a must so, here is a list of 5 books that you might want to read before their movies are released.

  1. Before I Fall – Lauren Oliver

“When a popular teen girl is killed in a car crash, she relives the critical day seven times and makes changes in an attempt to affect the outcome; in the process, she changes as she tries to make up for previous heartless, self-absorbed behavior and gains a better understanding of herself and others. As she evolves and makes the connections necessary to save a bullied, depressed girl’s life, she comes to accept her own fate.”

Starring: Zoey DeutchReleased: 3rd March 2017

2. Wonder – R. J. Palacio

“Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, Auggie Pullman (Jacob Tremblay) becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the local fifth grade. As his family, his new classmates, and the larger community all struggle to discover their compassion and acceptance, Auggie’s extraordinary journey will unite them and prove you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out.”

Starring: Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson

Released: 7th April 2017

3. The Circle – Dave Eggers

“A young female tech worker (Emma Watson) takes a job at a powerful internet corporation, quickly rises up the company’s ranks, and soon finds herself in a perilous situation, which that involves privacy, surveillance and freedom. She comes to learn that her decisions and actions will determine the future of humanity.”

Starring: Emma Watson, Tom Hanks

Released: 28th April 2017

4. Everything Everything – Nicola Yoon

“Teenage Maddy is housebound because she is allergic to almost everything, so she sees only her mother and a nurse — until a boy moves in next door, and she begins to fall in love.”

Starring: Nick Robinson, Amandla Stenberg

Released: 19th May 2017

5. Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie

“Renowned Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, investigates the murder of a wealthy American traveling on the Orient Express, the most famous train in the world.”

Starring: Daisy Ridley, Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz

Released: 22nd November 2017

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