Novel Into Film

You knew it was coming. The annual, what books are being made into films this year segment of the blog. If you have been watching television you may have already been seeing the trailers for some of the upcoming spring movies. So here are the movies coming out this year. Please let me know if I have missed any.

March 4, 2011
Book by Alex Flinn

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
July 15, 2011
Book by J.K. Rowling

Winnie the Pooh
July 15, 2011
Book by A.A. Milne

Mr. Popper's Penguins
August 12, 2011
Book by Richard and Florence Atwater

The Invention of Hugo Cabret
December 9, 2011
Book by Brian Selznick

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Roderick Rules
Book by Greg Kinney

The Adventures of TinTin: Secret of the Unicorn
December 23, 2011
Book by Herge

Breaking Dawn
November 18, 2011
Book by Stephanie Meyers

Movies currently optioned or in production:
(italicized titles are currently in production and are a go)
The Giver by Lois Lowry
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkein
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
Lost Years of Merlin by T.A. Barron
The Maze Runner by James Dashner
Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair by C.S. Lewis
The Demon's Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
The Search for WondLa by Tony DiTerlizzi