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The literary films of summer 2014
The literary films of summer 2014

Book-loving moviegoers saw the summer of 2014 get off to a great start with the adaptation of John Green's young adult novel "The Fault in Our Stars," which topped the box office during its opening weekend earlier this month. The success of "The Fault in Our Stars" cuts through the notion that literary films should be serious winter movies and released around the holidays for contention in the Oscar race. This summer we'll see more young adult books made into films, several literary thrillers and some surprises. ------------ FOR THE RECORD June 25, 11:35 a.m.: An earlier version of this post identified the author of "Venus in Furs" as the...