Book-to-TV News: Summer Roundup

Many of Hollywood’s highly anticipated spring and summer films have had their release dates moved or delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but there are still some big titles making their debut this summer. Below we have rounded up several of the summer’s notable YA book adaptations coming to the small screen. Some of these releases were originally produced for streaming, some of them have shifted from theater to streaming, but either way, look for them on your home screen soon!


Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
Streaming on Disney+ (instead of a theatrical release) beginning on 6/12/20


The Baby-Sitters Club by Ann M. Martin (popularized again recently as a graphic novel series by Raina Telgemeier)
Streaming on Netflix as a 10-episode series beginning on 7/3/20


The Half of It (based on the classic play Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand)
Streaming on Netflix beginning on 5/1/20


Love, Victor (set in the same world of Creekwood High School as Becky Albertalli’s beloved Simonverse novels)
Streaming on Hulu as a 10-episode series beginning on 6/17/20 (recently revised from its original 6/19/20 release date)

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