Most die-hard readers will claim that the movie is never better than the book, and while that may be true, movie adaptions can often bring their own magic in transforming your favourite novel into a silver-screen success. (We live in hope!) Here’s a handy list of book adaptions hitting the big screen in 2016.
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – Ransom Riggs
Directed by Tim Burton, and starring the likes of Eva Green, Judi Dench, Samuel L. Jackson, Allison Janney and Asa Butterfield, this adaption of Ransom Riggs’ debut novel is set for release on 25 December 2016. The story follows teenager Jacob, who journeys to an abandoned orphanage on a mysterious island and discovers its inhabitants were more than just a little peculiar…