Books to Movies 2018 ~ What You’ll Want to Read Now

Books to Movies 2018 ~ What You’ll Want to Read Now

Every year theaters offer up a lot of choices for entertainment! One of my families favorites though, is to go to movies that have been made from books! And, in our house, the rule is that we have to read the book before we go to see the movie!  So, here’s my Books to Movies 2018 List!  See what looks good and what you should be reading!

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19 – Horse Soldiers by Dough Stanton (12 Strong – movie title)

19 – Forever My Girl by Heidi McLaughlin

26 – Maze Runner: the Death Cure by James Dasher



9 – Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter

23 – Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer

23 – Every Day by David Leviathan

23 – The War with Grandpa by Robert Kemmel Smith



2 – Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews

9 – A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle

16 – Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli (Love, Simon – movie title)

30 – Ready Player One by Ernest Cline



20 – The House of Tomorrow by Peter Bognanni



11 – Where’d You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple

18 – On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan




17 – Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

17 – Three Second by Roslund and Hellstrom

31 – The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters



21 – The House With a Clock in its Walls by John Bellairs

24 – The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

28 – Boy Erased by Garrad Conley



12 – First Man by James Hansen

19 – The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

19 – The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz



2 – Mary, Queen of Scots by John Guy

9 –  Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (Holmes and Watson – movie title)

9 – How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss (The Grinch – movie title)

16 – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling (Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – movie title)


14 – Mortal Engines by Phillip Reeve

25 – Mary Poppins Returns by P.L. Travers

Dates To Be Determined

Because these haven’t been slated with a specific theater date, I’ll leave them here until I have an update on them!

The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Society by Annie Barrows and Mary Anne Shaffer

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

The Long Home by William Gay

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

Ophelia by Lisa Klein

Monster by Walter Dean Myers

Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys (Ashes in the Snow – movie title)

Books to Movies 2018

So, that’s the list I currently have of books to movies 2018!  Though, I will update throughout the year as appropriate and add book reviews on any of the books that I read!

Which movie are you most looking forward to?

And, if you’d like a copy of my Reading Log, just click here or on the image below!!  So, happy reading (and movie watching)!!

books to movies 2018

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  1. Great list- so many to put on my radar! I had no idea where’d you go bernadette was being made into a movie, loved the book! Thanks for sharing!

  2. I had no idea there would be so many. A friend and I often choose a book that is being made into a movie to read and then watch the movie together to discuss what we think of the adaptation. 99% of the time we prefer the book! Will be sending her this list right away to choose our next one!

  3. This confirms I am not a bookworm anymore! I hardly know any of these!! I must say though, I’ve seen the trailer for the Love, Simon film and it looks sooooooooo good! Though movies are never as good as the books!
    Thank you for sharing this with us at #TriumphantTales. I hope to see you back next week!

  4. I am looking forward to ready player one and maze runner.