From Hard Cover to the Small Screen: 8 TV Shows Based On Novels
It’s great when we can find a book series to get hooked on. Even better? When we can get hooked on a series and then find out it’s being turned into a TV show. Luckily, there are plenty of shows out there that have been based on best-selling novels. From vampire drama to the end of the world, books turned TV shows offer some excellent entertainment. Here are eight worth watching (and reading.)
1. Under the Dome
Based on the novel by well-known horror writer Stephen King, this CBS TV show focuses on a small town stuck under a dome. Week after week, the town has to try and work together to come up with solutions to deal with its limited medicine, food and water. There are also several conspiracies taking place throughout town, as well as a few town members who may not have the best intentions. The second season of this show will premiere June 30.