Fairbanks Recommends: Read It Before You See It

Many books that have been popular among Fairbanks staff and patrons have now been adapted into films that are being released this year.  Listed below are 18 books that have inspired new films, along with their scheduled release dates.  Follow the links to the catalog for summaries, reviews, and to place requests, or visit OverDrive to download the eBook.

Labor Day by Joyce Maynard 01/31/2014
The Monuments Men
by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter 02/07/2014
Vampire Academy
by Richelle Mead 02/07/2014
Winter’s Tale
by Mark Helprin 02/014/2014
A Long Way Down
by Nick Hornby 03/07/2014 UK (USA TBA)
Divergent
by Veronica Roth 03/21/2014
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green 06/06/2014
The Hundred-Foot Journey
by Richard C. Morais 08/08/2014
The Giver
by Lois Lowry 08/15/2014
Dark Places
by Gillian Flynn 09/01/2014
This Is Where I Leave You
by Jonathan Tropper 09/12/2014
The Maze Runner
by James Dashner 09/19/2014
Gone Girl
by Gillian Flynn 10/03/2014
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
by Judith Viorst 10/10/2014 
Mockingjay
by Suzanne Collins (Part 1) 11/21/2014
Unbroken
by Laura Hillenbrand 12/25/2014
Wild
by Cheryl Strayed 2014 TBA
Serena
by Ron Rash 2014 TBA

Which movie are you most looking forward to seeing?  Are there any that we missed?  Feel free to add your comments.  For more information on these upcoming releases, checkout the following articles.

16 Books To Read Before They Hit Theaters This Year

From Book to Big Screen: Your Guide to Film Adaptations 2014

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