Like This? Try These! Movie Edition

Hey Savvy Readers! Looking for your next great read, but stumped? If you’ve been to the theatre recently, you’ll know that there are some great movies out these days. We’ve gathered up some book suggestions we think you’ll love based on your favourite movies! Check it out:


Isn’t It Romantic is a laugh out loud comedy starring Rebel Wilson as a young woman disenchanted with love, who mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy. Sounds hilarious, right? Well if you’re looking for something similar in book form, we recommend these rom coms!

99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne

The Plus One by Sophia Money-Coutts

Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin 


Finally! The female superhero we need! If you loved watching Brie Larson kick some serious butt in Captain Marvel, you’ll enjoy these books with strong female leads.

The Huntress by Kate Quinn

A Good Wife by Samra Zafar

Roar by Cecelia Ahern


If you still can’t stop singing “Shallow” and you loved the musical elements of A Star is Born, then you’ll love these books, that tell stories about stardom and a love of music.

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

The Best of Adam Sharp by Graeme Simsion

The Dirt by Tommy Lee


Who didn’t enjoy Crazy Rich Asians?? With all the glitz and glamour, and family hi jinks, this was the perfect feel-good movie. We have a few books to recommend, if you love a good story of family dynamics…

Family Trust by Kathy Wang

The Nest by Cynthia d’Aprix Sweeney

The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang


In Triple Frontier, former Special Forces agents plan a heist in South America to take down a drug lord and steal his money. With an all-star cast and non-stop action, this is a great thriller movie. Looking for a similar type of book? We have a few ideas…

The Border by Don Winslow

The Other Woman by Daniel Silva

Crucible by James Rollins


There you have it – the perfect books for any cinephile. What books do you want to read? Let us know in the comments below or on Twitter @SavvyReader!

Happy reading,


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