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If the A Court of Thorns and Roses series and Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas aren't adapted into movies I will drown the world in tears. True, the story is a little overhyped but I love everything about fairies and Fae and whatnot and like to see onscreen representations of this particular aspect of fantasy fiction.

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Post by xjulirenae »

Last month, for our school book club we read "Caraval" by Stephanie Garber. 10/10 recommended if you like Romance, Action, and Fantasy. My friend and I who also read the book found a PERFECT song that could be for a trailer of the book, and now I really REALLY want it to be a movie. I think it would have the ability to be a great adaptation If DoNe RigHT.

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The Hand bringer by Christopher Penington and Korian by Giorgio Garofalo.

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Post by Deneque11nieke »

I love Molly McAdams books. And i wish that they would make movies out if it. Chase is by far the best book I've read form Molly.

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Finally a Wheel of Time series is coming. I hope Amazon doesn't screw it up.
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Post by DragonLight877 »

Definitely the KingKiller Chronicles. I want to see Kvothe and Denna and all the university Masters.

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Post by Empan16 »

One book series that I thought should have been made into a movie series was the Unwind series. I think that the plot is interesting and different than other dystopian novels that I have read and it would be cool to see it in movie form.

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Post by btkeaton »

As much as I love The NeverEnding Story film from the mid 1980s, I wish a new film would be made that follows Michael Ende's narrative more closely. :D

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Post by 13ravin »

I agree. Michael narrative has a better story line.

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HeatherEi wrote:
02 Oct 2019, 12:24
I wish that any of Brandon Sanderson's books were made into movies. Especially the Stormlight Archive and the Mistborn series.
I totally agreed with you, but it will be a really difficult film to make. Too many stories, too many personages, the environment itself! It will be a challenge to any filmmaker.

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Post by tanner87cbs »

The catacomb series by Madeleine Roux would make a great movie trilogy.

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Post by Doodle98 »

The Reckoners by Brandon Sanderson. He has such a cinematic way of writing any way plus, people are really into the whole "super hero" thing right now so I think people would like it. Also, also, it's a YA series and all of those have to be made into movies or Netflix dramas, right?

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I wish that Looking for Alaska by John Green had a movie adaptation.

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Post by Masereka Jehold »

Sofia and the fiery borb would make a good one for me! It would be a thriller that would treat anyone to a revel!!! The book took me by far!

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Post by FaithMO19 »

I would love to see the circle trilogy, by Ted Dekker, made into a book

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