Book to Movie Adaptations

Aladdin: A New Translation

Aladdin

Aladdin: A New Translation by Paulo Lemos Horta (Editor), Yasmine Seale (Translator) A dynamic French-Syrian translator, lauded for her lively poetic voice, tackles the enchanted world of Aladdin in this sparkling new translation. Long defined by popular film adaptations that have reductively portrayed Aladdin as a simplistic rags-to-riches story for children, this work of dazzling…

Beautiful Boy by David Sheff

Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction by David Sheff

Release date: October 12, 2018 (USA) Now a Major Motion Picture Starring Steve Carell * Timothée Chalamet * Maura Tierney * and Amy Ryan “A brilliant, harrowing, heartbreaking, fascinating story, full of beautiful moments and hard-won wisdom. This book will save a lot of lives and heal a lot of hearts.” — Anne Lamott “‘When…

The Wife by Meg Wolitzer

The Wife by Meg Wolitzer

Release date: August 17, 2018 (USA) Now a major motion picture from Sony Classics starring Glenn Close. One of bestselling author Meg Wolitzer’s most beloved books—an “acerbically funny” (Entertainment Weekly) and “intelligent…portrait of deception” (The New York Times). The Wife is the story of the long and stormy marriage between a world-famous novelist, Joe Castleman,…