Read the book and watch the movie

Submitted by Durham Tech Library on

Books often translate well to film.  Here are some of the titles that the library has as both book and DVD. Red collage with the picture of a film reel and the phrases "From Books to Film," "Read the book," and "Watch the movie." Visit our display on the lower level for these titles.

  • Anna Karenina
  • Diary of Anne Frank
  • Eclipse
  • Emma
  • For Colored Girls
  • Freakonomics
  • Freedom Writers
  • The Hours
  • A Lesson Before Dying
  • Life of Pi
  • Lord of the Rings
  • Moneyball
  • The Namesake
  • No Country for Old Men
  • A Raisin in the Sun
  • The Road
  • Sense & Sensibility
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
  • Water for Elephants
Recently adapted books-to-film coming soon: Cloud Atlas and Great Gatsby