Read the Book Before You Watch the Movie-Recent DVD/Bluray Releases

Within the last 18 months, several books have been made into movies.  Check out the book and movie for free through SCCLD.  All you need is your library card! 

Here are some book/movie combinations you may enjoy!  How will you vote?  Will the book be better than the movie?  Or, will you prefer the movie?

Books Author Movie Rating and Duration DVD Bluray
The Art of Racing in the Rain   

by Garth Stein  

Dog story

The Art of Racing in the Rain

PG

109 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
The Best of Enemies   

by Osha Gray Davidson

Race relations

The Best of Enemies

PG-13

133 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
The Call of the Wild   

by Jack London 

Heroic dog

The Call of the Wild

PG

105 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
David Copperfield   

by Charles Dickens 

Orphans-19th Century

Personal History of David Copperfield

PG

119 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
Death on the Nile   

by Agatha Christie 

Murder mystery

Death on the Nile

PG

140 minutes

- Bluray Link
A Dog's Journey   

by W. Bruce Cameron 

Dog/Human relationship

A Dog's Journey

PG

109 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
Emma   

by Jane Austen

Father/Daughter relationship

Emma

PG

124 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
Five Feet Apart   

by Rachael Lippincott

Young love with medical challenges

Five Feet Apart

PG-13

116 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
The Hate U Give   

by Angie Thomas

Race relations

The Hate U Give

PG-13

133 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
Just Mercy   

by Bryan Stephenson

Social reformers

Just Mercy

PG-13

137 minutes

DVD Link -
The Story of Doctor Dolittle   

by Hugh Lofting

Foreign adventures

Dolittle

PG

102 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
The Star Is Also a Star    

by Nicola Yoon

Interpersonal relationships

The Sun Is Also a Star

PG-13

100 minutes

DVD Link -
Where'd You Do, Bernadette?    

by Maria Semple

Missing person

Where'd You Go, Bernadette?

PG-13

100 minutes

DVD Link Bluray Link
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