"Books are being adapted into movies left and right. So many great films from this year came from bestselling novels, believe it or not. But before you cozy up with your popcorn and wait for the lights to dim in the theatre, read up to see what you can expect."
- The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
- The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon
- Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
- The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken
- If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin
Taken from Essence.