Here is a list of 10 books of 2022 that deserve a movie adaptation.
Ignited by the Greek poet Sappho after centuries, a myriad of women breaks their predetermined lives for contrasting paths. Rinna Faccio trades her needlepoint for a pen in 1892.
Summer, 1979 – an English painter travels to a small island off the west of Ireland. Mr. Lloyd wants the real experience and to let the light and quiet fill him to give him the room to create.
Mungo and James grew up in a housing estate in Glasgow. They are born under different stars – Mungo a Protestant and James a Catholic, and they should be enemies to look like men.
Even through all the effervescence and roar of the 1920s, everyone in NY has heard of Benjamin and Helen Rask. Benjamin is a legendary Wall Street tycoon. Helen is the radiant daughter of eccentric aristocrats.
14-year-old Maryam and Zahra have always been best friends, despite their distinct backgrounds. Zahra dreams of escaping abroad while keei[ping her desires secret.
18-year-old Edwin Andrew is exiled from polite society and crosses the Atlantic by steamship. Bewildered by the Canadian wilderness he enters the forest and suddenly the violin echoes in an airship terminal.
2010 – Successful and terrible tech entrepreneur Bix Button is desperate for a new notion. He is forty with four children.
12-year-old Bird Gardner lives a quiet life with his caring but a broken father. His father is a former linguist and now shelves books in a university library. Bird knows not to ask a lot of questions, stand out, stray or stray too far.
Fiona Lin and Jane Shen have been best friends since second grade. Through their teen years exploring seedy bars and lonely freeways, enduring incompatible relationships and scars of their family they remained together.
Frida Liu doesn’t have a smooth life. She does not have a career worthy of her Chinese immigrant parent’s surrender. To make it worse, she can’t persuade her husband, Gust to give up his younger mistress.