15 books to read before they become movies this year

From sci-fi thrillers opening this month to celebrity-studded period pieces set to premiere this fall, there are a ton of great reads that will be coming to the big screen this year. With stars like Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence set to star in book to movie adaptations, we are already marking our calendars for several of these opening nights. See all of the top books that are becoming films in 2018 in the gallery below, and buy your movie tickets here!

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Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy) by Jeff VanderMeer, $11.67

Staring Natalie Portman, this sci-fi film opens on February 23rd -- buy movie tickets here!

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Every Day by David Levithan, $8.78

Watch two teens fall more in love every day -- with a major twist -- on February 23rd. Buy movie tickets here!

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Red Sparrow: A Novel by Jason Matthews, $11.90

Watch Jennifer Lawrence kick butt in this secret-agent-esque film that opens on March 2nd -- buy movie tickets here!

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A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle, $4.99

Watch Reese Witherspoon, Oprah and Mindy Kaling bring this children's book to life on March 9th -- buy movie tickets here!

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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertailli, $6.69

Head to theaters on March 16th to see Nick Robinson deal with love and sexuality in Love, Simon inspired by this young adult novel. Buy movie tickets here.

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Ready Player One: A Novel by Ernest Cline, $9.82

Video game lovers will want to be front row for this sci-fi movie that opens on March 30th -- buy movie tickets here

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The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken, $8

See this sci-fi, post-apocalyptic film -- starting Mandy Moore and Amandla Stenberg-- in theaters on August 3rd.

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Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan, $12

This comedy centered around Chinese families is sure to make you laugh out loud -- see it on August 17th.

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First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James R. Hansen, $10.14

Get a peek into the life of the first man to walk on the moon -- portrayed by Ryan Gosling -- on October 12th.

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Where'd You Go, Bernadette: A Novel by Maria Semple, $8.78

See Cate Blanchett star as Bernadette in this comedy that opens on October 19th.

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My Heart is My Own: The Life of Mary Queen of Scots by John Guy, $2.90

Watch Margot Robbie and Saoirse Ronan bring these legendary royals to life on November 2nd.

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The Girl in the Spider's Web by David Lagercrantz, $4.87

Catch up with Lisbeth Salander in this intense movie that opens on November 9th.

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The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath, $14.21

This classic story will star Dakota Fanning and Jesse Plemons -- see it this year (date TBD).

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The Black Hand by Stephan Talty, $15.99

Leonardo DiCaprio takes on the Italian-American gang in this movie out later this year -- date TBD. 

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To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han, $8.79

When secret love letters are exposed, a teenage girl's life changes -- see it in theaters later this year. Release date TBD.

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Amazon's best books of February 2018

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The Great Alone: A Novel by Kristin Hannah, $17.36

Amazon's Spotlight Pick

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Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover, $16.80

Amazon's Featured Debut

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The Hazel Wood: A Novel by Melissa Albert, $10.19
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Call Me Zebra by Azareen Van der Oloomi, $16.32
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Force of Nature: A Novel by Jane Harper, $17.10
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The Monk of Mokha by Dave Eggers, $18.63
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Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi, $15.91
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