Young adult at the movies

Alvin Schwartz's book series "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" is legendary for its ability to frighten the daylights out of its readers. Now, with a little help from screenwriter John August, Schwartz's work will come to life on the big screen. Here are more young adult titles that went from the bookshelf to the box office:

Alvin Schwartz's book series "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" is legendary for its ability to frighten the daylights out of its readers. Now, with a little help from screenwriter John August, Schwartz's work will come to life on the big screen. Here are more young adult titles that went from the bookshelf to the box office: