12 Books Being Made Into Movies in 2016

Emily Blunt

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2016 is set to be a big year for book-to-film adaptations. Several highly anticipated novel-inspired projects, like Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Find Them and Girl on the Train, are scheduled to hit theaters over the coming months. Can’t decide which ones are worth checking out? Here are 12 books being made into movies this year.

1. The Divergent Series: Allegiant, premiered March 18


The third installment in the Divergent franchise follows Tris (Shailene Woodley) and  Four (Theo James) as they journey beyond the wall that encloses Chicago. For the first time, they leave the only city and family they have ever known to find a peaceful solution. But once outside, they learn shocking new truths that render old discoveries meaningless. As the ruthless battle threatens humanity, Tris and Four must quickly decide who to trust to survive. Ansel Elgort, Naomi Watts, Miles Teller, Octavia Spencer, and Jeff Daniels co-star.