By Book to Film
(Please note that not all materials mentioned are in EVPL’s catalog.)

It’s no secret that Hollywood has been pushing out film adaptations of novels for years, and using exceptional ones to do so. Join us at EVPL on a journey to discover some of the best book adaptations to come out in 2021. The following list includes a wide array of stellar movies and TV shows for all ages based on books that are available at any EVPL location. You’ll also find links to where you can stream titles from home or check out the materials from our collection. Now, you can decide if the book is better! 


The Turning

The Invisible Man


The Old Guard

The Devil All the Time

Enola Holmes

Hillbilly Elegy

Just Mercy

Brave New World

I’m Thinking of Ending Things

TV Series

The Outsider

High Fidelity

Little Fires Everywhere


Normal People

I Know This Much is True

Dash and Lily

Lovecraft Country

The Good Lord Bird

Kids (PG rating)

The Call of the Wild


Artemis Fowl

The Witches

The Willoughbys

The One and Only Ivan


The Secret Garden 

Fine Motor Development
History Expanded