2015 Young Adult Book to Movie Adaptations to Watch For

2015 Young Adult Book to Movie Adaptations to Watch For

Posted by: Lisa Parkin August 4, 2014 17 Comments

With another John Green book and a new movie directed by Tim Burton, there are some seriously amazing 2015 young adult book to movie adaptation to be excited about!

2015 Young Adult Book to Movie Adaptations to Watch For



Note: The release dates are subject to change or the movie could be in the early stages and be canceled completely. Annoying but true.

Ready to Roll



Based on: Fallen by Lauren Kate

Expected release date: 2015

Starring: Addison Timlin, Jeremy Irvine, Harrison Gilbertson



Based on: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Expected release date: October 2, 2015

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, Jessica Brown Findlay

The Jungle Book


Based on: The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

Expected release date: October 9, 2015

Starring: Scarlet Johansson, Idris Elba, Bill Murray

Paper Towns



Based on: Paper Towns by John Green

Expected release date: July 31, 2015

Starring: TBD



Based on: The DUFF by Kody Keplinger

Expected release date: February 20, 2015

Starring: Bella Thorne, Mae Whitman, Allison Janney



Based on: Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Expected release date: March 20, 2015

Starring: Theo James, Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2


Based on: Mockinjay by Suzanne Collins

Expected release date: November 20,2015

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth



Based on: Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie

Expected release date: July 17, 2015

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Rooney Mara, Amanda Seyfried

Book to Movies Currently In Development

These books turned into movies 2015 are in the works but their exact release date is yet to be determined.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – To Be Released 2016

– Based on: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

– Starring: Eva Green (Directed by Tim Burton!!)

A Great and Terrible Beauty

– Based on: A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray

The Scorpio Races

– Based on: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Wicked Lovely

– Based on: Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr


– Based on: Wither by Lauren DeStefano

The Diviners

– Based on: The Diviners by Libba Bray

The Night Circus

– Based on: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Daughter of Smoke and Bone

– Based on: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor


– Based on: Matched by Ally Condie

What 2015 YA book to movie adaptation are you most excited for?