10 Books I’d Like to See Adapted to Film/Television

Here are ten books I’d like to see adapted to film or television.

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1. The Casteel series by V.C. Andrews
Come on, Lifetime.
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2. The Cahill Witch Chronicles by Jessica Spotswood
We need more witches and although I have only read the first book, it seemed like something that could make a neat TV show. The book trailer on YouTube is pretty neat, too.

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3. The Gone series by Michael Grant
This would be a dream come true, though they’d probably age most of the characters way up. Still, could be really good if the cast and director/writers are decent.

 

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4. The Selection series by Kiera Cass
I know the pilot was rejected–anyone know where I can see it?–but it seems like it could make a good series. Again, only read the first book and some of the short stories but I love it so far.

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5. The Merciless by Danielle Vega
This would make an interesting horror movie.

 

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6. Jasper Dent (I Hunt Killers) series by Barry Lyga
I would totally watch a series like this. A boy who helps the police department and has a serial killer as a father? I haven’t read the final book but I could see them coming up with some interesting subplots for something like this.

 

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7. Delirium series by Lauren Oliver
The pilot was promising but seemed to show too much. If they went slower, I could see it being interesting. They already cast Alex well.

 

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8. Without Tess by Marcella Pixley
This one has a very interesting sister relationship that I think would make a good psychological kind of movie.

 

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9. Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone
Would make a good romance movie. Also, time travel. I haven’t read the sequel, but the first book was good.
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10. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
There aren’t enough modern Native American movies and I feel this would make a good adaptation.

 

Do you agree or disagree with any of my choices? What ten books do you want to see adaptations of? Let me know in the comments below!

 

jnc

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