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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?pinocchio+collodi '''The Adventures of Pinocchio'''] by Carlo Collodi (Film Title: Pinocchio [1940, 2002]) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?pinocchio+collodi '''The Adventures of Pinocchio'''] by Carlo Collodi (Film Title: Pinocchio [1940, 2002])
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?alice+wonderland+carroll '''Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'''] by Lewis Carroll (Films Title: Alice in Wonderland [1951, 2010) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?alice+wonderland+carroll '''Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'''] by Lewis Carroll (Films Title: Alice in Wonderland [1951, 2010)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?babe+the+gallant+pig '''Babe: The Gallant Pig'''] by Dick King-Smith (Film Title: Babe [1995]) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?babe+the+gallant+pig '''Babe: The Gallant Pig'''] by Dick King-Smith (Film Title: Babe [1995])
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?bridge+to+terabithia '''The Bridge to Terabithia'''] by Katherine Paterson (Film: 2007) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?bridge+to+terabithia '''The Bridge to Terabithia'''] by Katherine Paterson (Film: 2007)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?cat+hat+seuss '''The Cat in the Hat'''] by Dr. Seuss (Film: 2003) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?cat+hat+seuss '''The Cat in the Hat'''] by Dr. Seuss (Film: 2003)
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?charlie+and+the+chocolate+factory '''Charlie and the Chocolate Factory '''] by Roald Dahl (Films: 2005, Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, 1971)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?charlie+and+the+chocolate+factory '''Charlie and the Chocolate Factory '''] by Roald Dahl (Films: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, 2005; Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, 1971)
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?charlotte's+web '''Charlotte's Web'''] by E.B. White (Film: 2006) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?charlotte's+web '''Charlotte's Web'''] by E.B. White (Film: 2006)
-*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?chronicles+narnia+lewis '''The Chronicles of Narnia'''] by C. S. Lewis Films: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, 2005 and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, 2010)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?chronicles+narnia+lewis '''The Chronicles of Narnia'''] by C. S. Lewis
 +(Films: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, 2005; Prince Caspian, 2008; and The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, 2010)
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?city+of+ember '''City of Ember'''] by Jeanne DuPrau (Film: 2008) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?city+of+ember '''City of Ember'''] by Jeanne DuPrau (Film: 2008)
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?curious+george '''Curious George'''] by H. A. Rey (Film: 2006) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?curious+george '''Curious George'''] by H. A. Rey (Film: 2006)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?diary+of+a+wimpy+kid '''Diary of a Wimpy Kid'''] by Jeff Kinney (Film: 2010) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?diary+of+a+wimpy+kid '''Diary of a Wimpy Kid'''] by Jeff Kinney (Film: 2010)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ella+enchanted '''Ella Enchanted'''] by Gail Carson Levine (Film: 2004) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ella+enchanted '''Ella Enchanted'''] by Gail Carson Levine (Film: 2004)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?escape+to+witch+mountain '''Escape to Witch Mountain'''] by Alexander Key (Film Title: Race to Witch Mountain [2009]) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?escape+to+witch+mountain '''Escape to Witch Mountain'''] by Alexander Key (Film Title: Race to Witch Mountain [2009])
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?five+children+and+it '''Five Children and It'''] by E. Nesbit (Film: 2004) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?five+children+and+it '''Five Children and It'''] by E. Nesbit (Film: 2004)
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?freaky+friday '''Freaky Friday'''] by Mary Rodgers (Films: 2003, 1976) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?freaky+friday '''Freaky Friday'''] by Mary Rodgers (Films: 2003, 1976)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?garfield+jim+davis '''Garfield (comic)'''] by Jim Davis (Film: 2004) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?garfield+jim+davis '''Garfield (comic)'''] by Jim Davis (Film: 2004)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?golden+compass '''The Golden Compass'''] by Philip Pullman (Film: 2007) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?golden+compass '''The Golden Compass'''] by Philip Pullman (Film: 2007)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?harriet+the+spy '''Harriet the Spy'''] by Louise Fitzhugh (Film: 1996) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?harriet+the+spy '''Harriet the Spy'''] by Louise Fitzhugh (Film: 1996)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?how+to+eat+fried+worms '''How to Eat Fried Worms'''] by Thomas Rockwell (Film: 2006) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?how+to+eat+fried+worms '''How to Eat Fried Worms'''] by Thomas Rockwell (Film: 2006)
 +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?indian+in+the+cupboard '''The Indian in the Cupboard'''] by Lynne Reid Banks (Film: 1995)
-Indian in the Cupboard, The / Lynne Reid Banks Indian in the Cupboard, The (1995)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?inkheart '''Inkheart'''] by Cornelia Funke (Film: 2009)
-Inkheart / Cornelia Funke Inkheart (2009)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?invention+of+hugo '''The Invention of Hugo Cabret'''] by Brian Selznick (Film: Hugo, 2011)
-Invention of Hugo Cabret, The / Brian Selznick Hugo Cabret (2011)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?james+giant+peach '''James and the Giant Peach'''] by Roald Dahl (Film: 1996)
- +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?journey+center+earth+venre '''Journey to the Center of the Earth'''] by Jules Verne (Film: 2008)
-James and the Giant Peach / Roald Dahl James and the Giant Peach (1996)+
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-Journey to the Center of the Earth / Jules Verne Journey to the Center of the Earth (1989)+
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?jumanji '''Jumanji'''] by Chris Van Allsburg (Film: 1995) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?jumanji '''Jumanji'''] by Chris Van Allsburg (Film: 1995)
-Jungle Book, The / Rudyard Kipling Jungle Book, The (1994)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?jungle+book '''The Jungle Book'''] by Rudyard Kipling (Film: 1994)
 +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?madeline+bemelmans '''Madeline'''] by Ludwig Bemelmans (Film: 1998)
-Madeline (story) / Ludwig Bemelmans Madeline (1998)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?matilda+dahl '''Matilda'''] by Roald Dahl (Film: 1996)
-Matilda / Roald Dahl Matilda (1996)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?mrs.+frisby '''Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH'''] by Robert C. O'Brien (Film: The Secret of NIMH, 1982)
-Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH / Robert C. O'Brien Secret of NIMH, The (1982)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?my+dog+skip+morris '''My Dog Skip'''] by Willie Morris (Film: 2000)
-My Dog Skip / Willie Morris My Dog Skip (2000) +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?my+friend+flicka '''My Friend Flicka'''] by Mary O'Hara (Film: Flicka, 2006)
-My Friend Flicka / Mary O'Hara Flicka (2006)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?night+i+followed+the+dog '''The Night I Followed the Dog'''] by Nina Laden (Film: 2004)
 +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?nurse+matilda '''Nurse Matilda (stories)'''] by Christianna Brand (Film: Nanny McPhee, 2005)
-Night I Followed the Dog, The / Nina Laden Night I Followed the Dog, The (2004)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?dalmatians+smiths '''The One Hundred and One Dalmatians'''] by Dodie Smith (Film: 101 Dalmations, 1996)
-Nurse Matilda (stories) / Christianna Brand Nanny McPhee (2005)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?polar+express '''The Polar Express'''] by Chris Van Allsburg (Film: 2004)
 +*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?secret+garden+burnett '''The Secret Garden'''] by Frances Hodgson Burnett (Film: 1993)
-One Hundred and One Dalmations, The / Dodie Smith 101 Dalmations (1996)+*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?series+unfortunate+events '''A Series of Unfortunate Events (series)'''] by Lemony Snicket (Film: Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, 2004)
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-Polar Express / Chris Van Allsburg Polar Express (2004)+
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-Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia / C. S. Lewis Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)+
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-Secret Garden, The / Frances Burnett Secret Garden, The (1993)+
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-Series of Unfortunate Events, A (series) / Lemony Snicket Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)+
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?shiloh+reynolds+naylor '''Shiloh'''] Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (Film: 1996) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?shiloh+reynolds+naylor '''Shiloh'''] Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (Film: 1996)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?stuart+little+white '''Stuart Little'''] by E. B. White (Film: 1999) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?stuart+little+white '''Stuart Little'''] by E. B. White (Film: 1999)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?thief+lord '''The Thief Lord'''] by Cornelia Funke (Film: 2006) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?thief+lord '''The Thief Lord'''] by Cornelia Funke (Film: 2006)
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?tuck+everlasting '''Tuck Everlasting'''] by Natalie Babbit (Film: 2002) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?tuck+everlasting '''Tuck Everlasting'''] by Natalie Babbit (Film: 2002)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?wind+in+the+willows '''The Wind in the Willows'''] by Kenneth Grahame (Film: 1996) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?wind+in+the+willows '''The Wind in the Willows'''] by Kenneth Grahame (Film: 1996)
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?witches+dahl '''The Witches'''] by Roald Dahl (Film: 1990) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?witches+dahl '''The Witches'''] by Roald Dahl (Film: 1990)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?zathura+a+space+adventure '''Zathura: A Space Adventure'''] by Chris Van Allsburg (Film Title: Zathura [2005])) *[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?zathura+a+space+adventure '''Zathura: A Space Adventure'''] by Chris Van Allsburg (Film Title: Zathura [2005]))

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Article in Adult Fiction, Adult Nonfiction, Juvenile Fiction, and Movies categories.


There are some movies that everybody knows come from a book-- The Harry Potter series, Lord of the Rings, the comic books turned movies like Superman, Spiderman, and Fantastic Four, and most classic novels. But there are a wealth of others that have flown slightly under the radar.

Take a look at some of these book titles that are available at our library that have been turned into movies or television series.

Feel free to add to this list by creating an account and editing this page.


*Because so many classic novels have been turned into movies (and so many versions of each have been done), they are generally not included in this list. Also not included are the very popular superhero comic books that have been made into films in recent years. This list is intended to help readers find that many popular movies were actually books first, and since these are well-known adaptations, have been excluded from this list.

*Please note that JMRL does not own all of the corresponding movies or TV shows.


Contents

Adult Fiction

This list includes adult and young adult titles because many movies crossover into both age groups.


Numbers

  • 24 Hours by Greg Iles (Film title: Trapped [2002])
  • 3:10 to Yuma by Elmore Leonard (Film title: 3:10 to Yuma [2007])


A through D


  • Be Cool by Elmore Leonard (Film: 2005)
  • Beastly by Alex Flinn (Film: 2010)
  • Beloved by Toni Morrison (Film: 1998)
  • Big Fish by Daniel Wallace (Film: 2003)
  • Bourne Series by Robert Ludlum (Film titles: Bourne Identity [2002], Bourne Supremacy [2004], and Bourne Ultimatum [2007])


  • Corelli's Mandolin by Louis De Bernières (Film title: Captain Corelli's Mandolin [2001])
  • Deadwood by Pete Dexter (Film Title: Wild Bill [1995])

E through H

  • Emma by Jane Austen (Film Title: Clueless [1995])




  • Hannibal Rising by Thomas Harris (Film: 2007)
    • See also: Red Dragon and Silence of the Lambs
  • The Help by Kathryn Stockett (Film: 2011)
  • Holes by Louis Sachar (Film: 2003)
  • Hoot by Carl Hiaasen (Film: 2006)
  • The Hours by Michael Cunningham (Film: 2002)

I through L


  • Jumper by Steven Gould (Film: 2008)


  • Killshot by Elmore Leonard (Film: 2009)


  • Lord of the Rings Trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkien

M through O

  • Misery by Stephen King (Film: 1990)



  • Oil! by Upton Sinclair (Film title: There Will Be Blood [2007])

P through R

  • Push by Sapphire (Film title: Precious (2009))


  • Q & A by Vikas Swarup (Film Title: Slumdog Millionaire (2008))


  • Relic by RDouglas Preston (Film: 1997)

S through T

  • Sabrina Fair by Samuel Albert Taylor [Film Titles: Sabrina (1954) and (1995)]
  • Shoeless Joe by W. P. Kinsella [Film Title: Field of Dreams (1989)]
  • Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Strip Tease by Carl Hiaasen [Film Title: Striptease (1996)]


  • The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare [Film Titles: 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) and Kiss Me, Kate (1953)]
  • The Tempest by William Shakespeare [Film Titles: Forbidden Planet (1956) and The Yellow Sky (1948)]
  • Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare [Film Title: She's the Man (2006)]
  • The Twilight Saga] by Stephanie Meyer
Twilight
Eclipse
Breaking Dawn
New Moon

U through Z



Adult Nonfiction

  • Finding Fish by Antwone Fisher (Film title: Antwone Fisher)
  • Lost Moon by Jim Lovell (Film title: Apollo 13)
  • The Pianist by Wladyslaw Szpilman(Film title: Adaptation)The Pianist

Juvenile Literature

(Films: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, 2005; Prince Caspian, 2008; and The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, 2010)

  • Eragon by Christopher Paolini (Film: 2006)
  • Inkheart by Cornelia Funke (Film: 2009)
  • Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg (Film: 1995)
  • Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans (Film: 1998)
  • Matilda by Roald Dahl (Film: 1996)
  • Shiloh Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (Film: 1996)
  • Shiloh Season by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (Film Title: Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season [1999])
  • Shrek by William Steig (Film: 2001)
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