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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?orchid+thief '''The Orchid Thief'''] by Susan Orlean (Film title: Adaptation)
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?orchid+thief '''The Orchid Thief'''] by Susan Orlean (Film title: Adaptation)
  
The Pacific (TV series on HBO)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?pacific+hugh+ambrose '''The Pacific'''] by Hugh Ambrose (TV series on HBO)
  
The Perfect Storm
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?perfect+storm+junger '''The Perfect Storm'''] by Sebastian Junger
  
The Pianist
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?pianist+szpilman '''The Pianist'''] by Wladyslaw Szpilman(Film title: Adaptation)The Pianist
  
Playing the Enemy (Film title: Invictus)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?playing+the+enemy+mandela '''Playing the Enemy'''] by John Carlin (Film title: Invictus)
  
Riding in Cars with Boys
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?riding+in+cars+with+boys '''Riding in Cars with Boys'''] by Beverly Donofrio
  
Rocket Boys (Film title: October Sky)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?rocket+boys+hickam '''Rocket Boys'''] by Homer Hickam (Film title: October Sky)
  
Running with Scissors
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?running+with+scissors+augusten '''Running With Scissors'''] by Augusten Burroughs
  
Seabiscuit
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?seabiscuit+hillenbrand '''Seabiscuit'''] by Laura Hillenbrand
  
Seven Years in Tibet
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?seven+years+in+tibet '''Seven Years in Tibet'''] by Heinrich Harrer
  
Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?wiseguy+life+in+a+mafia '''Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family'''] by Nicholas Pileggi
  
 
== Juvenile Literature ==
 
== Juvenile Literature ==

Revision as of 16:34, 10 November 2011

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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. 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.

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

Adult Fiction

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
  • Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam (Film title: October Sky)

Juvenile Literature