bookspacePhoto of readermy book lists
 home > bookspace > best book adaptations

Best Book Adaptations
The Writers Guild of America says these are the best film and television adaptations out there   Print this list Print this list
 E-mail this list

Contributed by Jody W.     |    Comment on this list     |     1497 views

Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Band of brothers : E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hi
Band of brothers : E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hi
Ambrose, Stephen E.
Adult Nonfiction Book 940.5421 A 2001
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The Philadelphia story : a comedy in three acts /
The Philadelphia story : a comedy in three acts
Barry, Philip, 1896-1949.
Adult Nonfiction Book PS3503.A648P5 1969
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The Wizard of Oz /
The Wizard of Oz
Baum, L. Frank 1856-1919
Children's Fiction BAUM
Discuss this title with other readersComment (5 comments)
 
Cover Art: Jaws /
Jaws
Benchley, Peter.
Adult Fiction BENCHLE
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Friday night lights : a town, a team, and a dream /
Friday night lights : a town, a team, and a dream
Bissinger, H. G.
Adult Nonfiction Book GV958.P47 B57 2004
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Psycho /
Psycho
Bloch, Robert, 1917-1994
Adult Fiction BLOCH
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Sex and the city /
Sex and the city
Bushnell, Candace.
Adult Nonfiction Book 301.41 B 1996
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: L.A. confidential /
L.A. confidential
Ellroy, James, 1948-
Adult Fiction ELLROY
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The African Queen /
The African Queen
Forester, C. S. 1899-1966.
Adult Fiction FORESTE
Discuss this title with other readersComment (2 comments)
 
Cover Art: The lion in winter : a play /
The lion in winter : a play
Goldman, James.
Adult Nonfiction Book 812.54 G569
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventu
Discuss this title with other readersComment (8 comments)
 
Cover Art: The third man ; Loser takes all /
The third man ; Loser takes all
Greene, Graham, 1904-1991.
Adult Fiction GREENE
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Forrest Gump /
Forrest Gump
Groom, Winston, 1944-
Adult Fiction GROOM
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Ordinary people /
Ordinary people
Guest, Judith.
Adult Fiction GUEST
Discuss this title with other readersComment (5 comments)
 
Cover Art: The Maltese falcon /
The Maltese falcon
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961
Adult Fiction HAMMETT
Discuss this title with other readersComment (4 comments)
 
Cover Art: The silence of the lambs /
The silence of the lambs
Harris, Thomas, 1940-
Adult Fiction HARRIS
Discuss this title with other readersComment (2 comments)
 
Cover Art: The front page : a play in three acts /
The front page : a play in three acts
Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964
Adult Nonfiction Book PS3515.E18F7 1950
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Schindler's list /
Schindler's list
Keneally, Thomas.
Adult Fiction KENEALL
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: One flew over the cuckoo's nest /
One flew over the cuckoo's nest
Kesey, Ken.
Adult Fiction KESEY
Discuss this title with other readersComment (2 comments)
 
Cover Art: Being there
Being there
Kosinski, Jerzy, 1933-1991
Adult Fiction KOSINSKI
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Raging bull : my story /
Raging bull : my story
La Motta, Jake.
Adult Nonfiction Book GV1132.L3A3 1997
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Seven pillars of wisdom : a triumph /
Seven pillars of wisdom : a triumph
Lawrence, T. E. 1888-1935
Adult Nonfiction Book 940.3 L
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The searchers.
The searchers.
Le May, Alan, 1899-1964
Adult Fiction LE MAY
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: To kill a mockingbird /
To kill a mockingbird
Lee, Harper.
Adult Fiction LEE
Discuss this title with other readersComment (17 comments)
 
Cover Art: Darkly dreaming Dexter : a novel /
Darkly dreaming Dexter : a novel
Lindsay, Jeffry P.
Adult Fiction LINDSAY
Discuss this title with other readersComment (2 comments)
 
Cover Art: A game of thrones /
A game of thrones
Martin, George R. R.
Adult Fiction
Discuss this title with other readersComment (7 comments)
 
Cover Art: Lonesome dove : a novel /
Lonesome dove : a novel
McMurtry, Larry.
Adult Fiction MCMURTR
Discuss this title with other readersComment (3 comments)
 
Cover Art: Terms of endearment /
Terms of endearment
McMurtry, Larry.
Adult Fiction MCMURTR
Discuss this title with other readersComment (1 comment)
 
Cover Art: Gone with the wind /
Gone with the wind
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949.
Adult Fiction MITCHEL
Discuss this title with other readersComment (2 comments)
 
Cover Art: The orchid thief /
The orchid thief
Orlean, Susan.
Adult Nonfiction Book 635.93415 O
Discuss this title with other readersComment (1 comment)
 
Cover Art: Cool Hand Luke /
Cool Hand Luke
Pearce, Donn
Adult Fiction PEARCE
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Sideways /
Sideways
Pickett, Rex.
Adult Fiction PICKETT
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The godfather /
The godfather
Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999.
Adult Fiction PUZO
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The verdict /
The verdict
Reed, Barry C.
Adult Fiction REED
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Amadeus : a drama /
Amadeus : a drama
Shaffer, Peter, 1926-
Adult Nonfiction Book PR6037.H23 A8 1993
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: Homicide : a year on the killing streets /
Homicide : a year on the killing streets
Simon, David, 1960-
Adult Nonfiction Book HV8079.H6S54 1991
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The grapes of wrath /
The grapes of wrath
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968
Adult Fiction STEINBE
Discuss this title with other readersComment (2 comments)
 
Cover Art: The greatest gift /
The greatest gift
Stern, Philip Van Doren, 1900-1984.
Adult Fiction STERN
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The treasure of the Sierra Madre /
The treasure of the Sierra Madre
Traven, B.
Adult Fiction TRAVEN
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 
Cover Art: The graduate /
The graduate
Webb, Charles Richard, 1939-
Adult Fiction WEBB
Discuss this title with other readersComment (0 comments)
 

Submission Guidelines
Add a Comment about this Book List:
Your name:
Comment:
To help reduce spam, please enter the characters in the image below:

   show new image
=
Jody W.'s book lists
World Fantasy Award Nominees & Winners 2010 And On
World Fantasy Award Nominees & Winners 2000-2009
World Fantasy Award Nominees & Winners 1990-1999
World Fantasy Award Nominees & Winners 1975-1989
Women in the Arab World
What's Jody Reading?
Walk on the Wild Side: Werewolves and Shapechangers
Vampyr
Unconventional
Twisted Histories
Tiptree Award Honor List
Tiptree Award
The Rockin' Dead: Zombies
Steampunk
Steal from the Rich to Give to the Poor
Shirley Jackson Award for Dark Literature
Science Fiction and Fantasy as Literature
Sci Fi Heroines
Romance for Guys
Nebula Awards 2011 And On
Nebula Awards 1991-2000
Nebula Awards 1981-1990
Nebula Awards 1971-1980
LGBTQ Graphic Novels
It's the End of the World as We Know It
If You Like...The Goldfinch
If You Like...Neil Gaiman
If You Like...Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larson
If You Like...Downton Abbey
If You Like...50 Shades of Grey
Hugo Awards 2011 And On
Hugo Awards 1981-1990
Hugo Awards 1971-1980
Hugo Awards 1961-1970
Hugo Awards 1953-1960
Hollyweird
Haunted
Great SF/Fantasy/Horror Authors You May Not Have Heard Of
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Fantasy: If you have time for only one...
Fantastique
Fairy Tales Retold
Edgar Allan Poe, Dark Muse
Cult Classics
Crawford Fantasy Award: Nominees and Winners
CowPunk and the Weird West
Classic Mashups
Can't Sleep, Clown Will Eat Me
Bram Stoker Awards 2010 And On
Bram Stoker Awards 2000-2009
Bram Stoker Awards 1988-1999
Books Featuring Book Clubs
Best Vampire Novel of the Century Nominees
Best Book Adaptations
150 Best Minnesota Books
hcl mobile app
hclib
mobile
app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Depository
Library
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
County
Government
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS