As book lovers, we know that the best TV series and movies are inspired by books. Whether it’s a novel or non-fiction, the book adaptations bring some of the most layered, colorful and exciting stories to the screen. And if you have a Netflix membership, you have a ton of great options at your fingertips. But which bookish adaptation on Netflix is calling your name for your next watch? We only have the quiz to help you decide. Comedy and drama, contemporary and historical, action-packed and character-based, we have some great options for your viewing pleasure. So pop that popcorn, grab the remote, and tell your roommate there’s no need to argue about what to watch, because we have the answer.
The results of this quiz are mainly new content or shows and movies from the last few years. But if you get a result you’ve already seen, don’t worry! You can choose another bookish adaptation on Netflix from the full list of possible results below the quiz. Or have double the fun by repeating the quiz and selecting different answers! And keep an eye out for an upcoming release that we can’t wait to watch, Arrivinga new film based on the novel by Angie Thomas, due out on Netflix on September 23rd.
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This heartwarming drama about a new widowed father preparing to raise his daughter on his own shows a wide range of shows from star Kevin Hart. And did you know it’s based on a true story? This film is based on the memoir Two kisses for Maddy by Matteo Logelin.
A young mother escapes from an abusive relationship and dedicates herself to cleaning the house to take care of her daughter. It’s a powerful story based on the memoir Housekeeper by Stefania Land. And on the screen, you’ll see mother-daughter duo Andie MacDowell and Margaret Qualley, in real life, playing mother and daughter!
This adaptation of the beloved Babysitting club Ann M. Martin’s book series is perfectly modernized while still conveying a lot of nostalgic ’90s vibes. Kids and adults alike love this show by following an adorable group of teenagers as they start their own babysitting business.
We could all use a little organizational inspiration and author Marie Kondo is the perfect person to help! This series shows how tidying up your home can be joyful and uplifting. If you love it, check out Kondo’s books, included The magic of tidying up that changes your life.