Must-read Books that Are Hitting the Big Screen This Year
The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman
Starring: Jessica Chastain and Johan Heldenbergh
Release Date: July 31,2017
This true story is both heartbreaking and heartwarming.Ackerman artfully retells the story of Jan and Zabinski and haw they used their zoo to save over three hundred people from the Nazis.After their zoo was bombed,they managed to hide people in animal cages,giving animal names to their guests and human names to their animals.This is one story we truly hope lives up to the hype on film.
The Lost City of Z by David Grann
Starring: Sienna Miller and Robert Pattinson
Release Date: August 14,2017
Looking for adventureThis story is just what you need.The book (and film) tells the tale of British explorer Percy Fawcett and how he ventured into the Amazon jungle in 1925,never to return.It’s an enchanting mystery that we can’t wait to see play out on screen.