As a book lover i love it when books i’ve read and loved are made in to films so today im going to share my favourite books that are now movies.
- WONDER : August Pullman is a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time. It is a heartwarming exploration of acceptance, family and friendships.
- To all the boys i’ve loved before : Lara Jean keeps her love letters in a box her mother gave her. One for every boy she’s ever loved. The letters are for her eyes only. Until the day they are mailed, and suddenly Lara Jean’s love life goes from imaginary to out of control.
- Simon vs the Homosapiens agenda (Love Simon): 17-year-old Simon Spier hasn’t told his family or friends that he’s gay, and he doesn’t know the identity of the anonymous classmate that he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, terrifying and life-changing.
- Perks of being a wall flower : Socially awkward teen Charlie is always watching life from the sidelines, until two charismatic students become his mentors. Free-spirited Sam (Emma Watson) and her stepbrother Patrick help Charlie discover the joys of friendship, first love, music and more, while a teacher sparks Charlie’s dreams of becoming a writer. However, as his new friends prepare to leave for college, Charlie’s inner sadness threatens to shatter his newfound confidence.
- The fault in our stars : Hazel (Shailene Woodley), a 16-year-old cancer patient, meets and falls in love with Gus (Ansel Elgort), a s teen from her cancer support group. They both share the same love of books, especially Grace’s touchstone, “An Imperial Affliction” by Peter Van Houten. When Gus scores an invitation to meet the reclusive author, he and Hazel embark on the adventure of their brief lives.
- Its kind of a funny story : Stressed by adolescence, 16-year-old Craig checks himself into a mental-health clinic. Unfortunately, the youth wing is closed, so he must spend his five-day stay with adults. One of them, Bobby , quickly becomes his mentor — and protege, while Craig finds himself drawn to a fellow teen, Noelle (Emma Roberts), who just may be the cure he needs to forget an unrequited crush.
- Me before you : Young and quirky Louisa moves from one job to the next to help her family make ends meet. Her cheerful attitude is put to the test when she becomes a caregiver for Will a wealthy young banker left paralyzed from an accident. Will’s cynical outlook starts to change when Louisa shows him that life is worth living. As their bond deepens, their lives and hearts change in ways neither one could have imagined.
- Midnight sun : 17-year-old Katie (Bella Thorne), sheltered at home since childhood with a rare genetic condition, a life-threatening sensitivity to sunlight. Having only her father Jack for company, Katie’s world opens up after dark when she ventures outside to play her guitar. One night, her dreams come true when she’s asked out by her longtime crush Charlie whom she’s secretly watched from her bedroom window for years. As they embark on nightly summer excursions, Katie’s risk to sunlight grows and she’s presented with the gut-wrenching dilemma of whether she can live a normal life with her newfound soul mate.
Thats all of the films for me, a lot of them were released in the last year and are all romance, illness ,mental health or friendship based similarly to what i read ,as thats what i enjoy!
Have you read or watched any of these?What did you think?
Thanks for reading
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