For Twilight Fans, Other Young Adult Series Optioned for the Movies

Are you eagerly awaiting the last movie in the Twilight saga? Read one of these other young adult titles optioned for the movies.

Airborn by Kenneth Oppel

Airborn by Kenneth Oppel

Matt, a cabin boy aboard an airship, teams up with a young heiress to investigate mysterious winged creatures.

Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

 

Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

Ethan is powerfully drawn to Lena with whom he shares a psychic connection, but she has a dangerous secret.

Current release date: February 13, 2013

 

City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

When her mother disappears, Clary gets pulled into the world of the Shadowhunters.

Current release date: August 23, 2013

Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor

Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor

Karou sketches the chimaerae, the only family she has ever known, but she slowly learns secrets about her past.

Divergent by Veronica Roth

Divergent by Veronica Roth

In a future Chicago, people are divided into factions based on their characteristics, and Tris must decide where she belongs.

Current release date: March 21, 2014

The Diviners by Libba Bray

The Diviners by Libba Bray

Evie is sent to live with her uncle in New York, and she becomes embroiled in occult murder investigations.

How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff

How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff

Daisy is sent to live with family in England after her step-mother becomes pregnant, and war breaks out.

Current release date: 2013

If I Stay by Gayle Forman

If I Stay by Gayle Forman

While in a coma after a car accident that killed her family, cellist Mia contemplates whether to live with the grief or join in her family in death.

 

The Maze Runner by James Dashner

The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes that he must work with the other boys in order to survive.

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

After his grandfather dies, Jacob discovers an abandoned orphanage and learns disturbing facts about the children who lived there.

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Sean competes against Puck, the first girl ever to compete in the Scorpio Races, as both try to keep hold of the deadly water horses to finish the race.

Curse by Nancy Holder and Debbie Viguié

Curse by Nancy Holder and Debbie Viguié

Holly and her cousins are witches, and they are in constant danger from a rival clan.

 

Although these books have been optioned by movie studios, not all of them might be made into movies.

 

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