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From Book to Big Screen - Movie Adaptations of Children's Books

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The sheep-pig

Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by Ann Kronheimer. -- |

The BFG

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. -- |

The Lorax

by Dr. Seuss. -- |

The Wizard of Oz

L. Frank Baum ; illustrated by Lisbeth Zweger. -- |

The invention of Hugo Cabret

by Brian Selznick. -- |

Coraline

Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean. |

Bridge to Terabithia

Katherine Paterson ; illustrated by Donna Diamond. -- |

Holes

Louis Sachar. -- |

A little princess

Frances Hodgson Burnett. -- |

Jumanji

written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg. -- |

Charlie and the chocolate factory

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. -- |

Alice's adventures in wonderland

Lewis Carroll ; adapted by Ronne Randall ; illustrated by Robert Dunn. -- |

The city of Ember

Jeanne DuPrau. -- |

Ella enchanted

Gail Carson Levine. -- |

Pippi Longstocking

Astrid Lindgren ; translated by Florence Lamborn ; illustrated by Louis S. Glanzman. |

Inkheart

Cornelia Funke ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell. -- |

Matilda

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. -- |

Mary Poppins

P.L. Travers ; illustrated by Mary Shepard. -- |

Charlotte's web

by E.B. White ; pictures by Garth Williams. -- |

The lion, the witch and the wardrobe

C.S. Lewis ; illustrated by Pauline Baynes. |

How to train your dragon

by Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III ; translated from the Old Norse [i.e. written] by Cressida Cowell. |

The jungle book

Rudyard Kipling ; introduced by Christopher Paolini ; illustrations by Alan Langford. -- |

Winnie-the-Pooh

A.A. Milne ; with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. -- |

Hoot

Carl Hiaasen. |

The golden compass

Philip Pullman ; [appendix illustrations by Ian Beck]. |

Stormbreaker

Anthony Horowitz. |

Because of Winn-Dixie

Kate DiCamillo. -- |

Howl's moving castle

Diana Wynne Jones. -- |

Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh

Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein. -- |

Cloudy with a chance of meatballs

written by Judi Barrett ; and drawn by Ron Barrett. -- |

The lightning thief

Rick Riordan. -- |