17 movies you didn’t know were adapted from books (infographic)

Movies adapted from books - Bridget Jone Diary.

Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, or The Lord of the Rings are among the most famous book adaptations.

Did you know that Shrek movie was adapted from a book under the same title written by William Steig? Or that Die Hard has a plot similar to a 1979 thriller novel by Roderick Thorp?

A new infographic designed by a UK-based rare book store Jonkers shows some less-known book-to-movie references.

You’ll find on the list Bridget Jones’ Diary, Homeward Bound, or Clueless.

It’s not the first infographic that comes from the team at Jonkers. We’ve recently enjoyed very much The Author Behind the Pseudonym visual.

Click or tap the infographic to see it enlarged.

Films that were adapted from books #infographic

Via Galley Cat.

Check out more infographics about books and libraries:

Tips and tricks

Kindle Store guide to links deals sections features

Kindle Store – a guide to deals, special sections, and features

Browse Kindle Store easily. Check out this handy list with Amazon ebookstore’s most important links: deals, bestsellers, special features, help pages, and more.

Here are all Marvel comics available via Kindle Unlimited and Amazon Prime Reading

These Marvel comics are included in Kindle Unlimited and Prime Reading

Want to quickly check out which comics from Marvel are available in Kindle Unlimited or Amazon Prime Reading? Here’s how to do it.

Gift ideas

The best cases and sleeves for Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet, 2017 release

15 cases for Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) that combine functionality with style

Best cases for Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet released in 2017. Advanced functionality, unique style, affordable price. Folio cases, slim shell covers, felt sleeves, and keyboard cases. Enjoy!

Best gift ideas for Kindle owners

9 gift ideas for the Kindle addict in your life

Going to buy the gift for somebody who already owns the Kindle? Ebook subscription, book-scented candles, functional accessories, book jewelry and clothing, and more.

Best 50

The best images about books, libraries, and reading

50 most popular images about books, reading, and libraries

A list of images about books, reading, and libraries, that were most frequently shared on Facebook, Pinterest, and other social media networks.

Best iPad cases sleeves and accessories

50 best iPad cases and accessories to buy in 2017

An updated overview of the best iPad cases and accessories from around the web, including cases for iPad 9.7 2017, and iPad Pro 2017 models: 10.5 and 12.9.

Let's connect

Share a comment

If you want to discuss the topic or ask a question, please share this post on social media. Make sure to mention us!

You can also contact us directly. Find more details here.

Get free updates via email

Powered by MailChimp
You'll receive email digests on Fridays at 2pm GMT / 10am EST.