With the release of Mockingjay Part 2 last week, we began to wonder, what cool Teen books will have movie versions in 2016? Here are a few we are anxiously anticipating …
The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
Yancey’s exciting and suspenseful tale of an Alien Invasion comes to life! Cassie Sullivan (Chloë Grace Moretz) is desperately trying to protect her younger brother from a series of alien attacks that have decimated Earth. She receives help from a young man, but fears he may be one of the aliens. Set for release January 15, 2016, check out the trailer…..
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
Conor is dealing with school bullies, nightmares, and his mother’s terminal illness. He begins visiting a tree monster (Liam Neeson) every night in an effort to confront his fears, which are not necessarily what Conor may have expected. Felicity Jones is Conor’s mum and Sigourney Weaver his grandma. Expected release date: October 14, 2016. Here’s a sneak preview…..
I am probably looking forward to this one the most! Great book, stellar cast (Samuel L. Jackson, Judi Dench, Asa Butterfield and more) and, are you ready for this? DIRECTED BY TIM BURTON! All I want for Christmas 2016 is a ticket to the show. Release date: December 25, 2016.
Here are a few more we’re excited for..
The BFG by Roald Dahl
WHOA! Stephen Spielberg directs in an unanimated take on Dahl’s 1982 classic featuring a giant shunned by other giants because he refuses to eat little boys and girls. Release date: July 1, 2016.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling Screenplay by J.K. Rowling!!!! The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school. Word on the street is this is the first in a trilogy. Release date: November 18, 2016.
Let it Snow by John Green
Release date: December 9, 2016.
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