5 Books You Should Read Before You See the Film Versions

Hollywood is releasing several movies based on page turners this year. As an avid reader and book club leader, I’m excited for authors when their novels are optioned for movies — but I always read the book before I go see the movie. I think the books are always better (and best enjoyed first), although I do enjoy seeing how a director adapts the story on screen. Here’s what to download on your e-reader now — and go see in theaters later: