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Books on Screen

Each month, our Books on Screen feature spotlights movies, television shows, miniseries and specials that are based on books of various genres --- including novels, memoirs, comics, children's books, short stories and poetry --- along with the latest DVD releases.

July 2018

July's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature film Ant-Man and the Wasp; the ongoing series "Marvel's Cloak and Dagger"; and the DVD release of Reader Player One.

June 2018

June's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films Adrift and Leave No Trace, as well as the series premiere of Marvel's "Cloak and Dagger" on Freeform, and the DVD releases of the YA adaptations A Wrinkle in Time, Every Day and Love, Simon.

May 2018

May's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature film The Seagull; the television film premiere of Fahrenheit 451, along with season two of "13 Reasons Why" on Netflix and "Little Women" on PBS, along with the season finales of "Rise" on NBC, and "Arrow" and "The Flash" on the CW; and the DVD releases of Peter Rabbit, Wonderstruck and I Kill Giants.

April 2018

April's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films Avengers: Infinity War and The House of Tomorrow; the season finale of "Black Lightning" on The CW, along with the ongoing series "Rise" on NBC, "Shadowhunters" on Freeform and "The Flash" and "Arrow" on The CW; and the DVD releases of Maze Runner: The Death Cure, Forever My Girl and Paddington 2.

March 2018

March's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films A Wrinkle in Time, Love, Simon, and Reader Player One; the series premieres of "Rise" on NBC and "The Dangerous Book for Boys" on Amazon, and the second season of "A Series of Unfortunate Events" on Netflix; and the DVD releases of The Breadwinner, Justice League and Jumanji.

February 2018

February's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films Black Panther, Peter Rabbit and Every Day; the ongoing series X, Y, and Z; and the DVD releases of Walking Out, Wonder, Same Kind of Different as Me, Thor: Ragnarok and Murder on the Orient Express.

January 2018

January's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films Paddington 2, Forever My Girl, and Maze Runner: The Death Cure; the debut of the series "Black Lightning"; and the DVD releases of Rebel in the Rye and So B. It.

December 2017

December's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films November Criminals, Ferdinand, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and Crooked House; and the DVD releases of The Mountain Between Us and Victoria & Abdul.

November 2017

November's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films Thor: Ragnarok, Murder on the Orient Express, The Breadwinner, Justice League, Wonder, and The Man Who Invented Christmas; the series premieres of "Marvel's The Punisher" and "Marvel's The Runaways"; the series finales of "Marvel's Inhumans" and "The Shannara Chronicles"; and the DVD releases of The Glass Castle, and Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.

October 2017

October's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films The Mountain Between Us, So B. It and Wonderstruck; and the television premiere of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library along with the season two premiere of "The Shannara Chronicles" and the continuation of "Marvel's Inhumans."