Stay Close. Poster of the 2021 TV series and cover of the 2012 book
Stay Close
Harlan Coben, 2012
TV series vs book
Lindy Heymann, Daniel O'Hara, 2021

The lives of a photojournalist, a soccer mom and a homicide detective are disturbed by a terrible event from the past. Megan, a working mother of three; Ray, the once promising documentary photographer, now stuck in a dead-end job pandering to celebrity obsessed rich kids, and Broome, a detective who’s unable to let go of a missing person’s cold case.

The Beast Must Die. Poster of the 2021 TV series and cover of the 1938 book
The Beast Must Die
Nicholas Blake (Cecil Day-Lewis), 1938
TV series vs book
Gaby Chiappe, 2021-

Following the death of her son in a hit and run, all Frances Cairnes wants is to hunt down and kill the man she believes is responsible. When she finally tracks him down, she tricks her way into his house and plots his murder from within.

The Postcard Killings. Poster of the 2020 movie and cover of the 2010 book, The Postcard Killers
The Postcard Killers
James Patterson, Liza Marklund, 2010
movie vs book
Danis Tanovic, 2020

Jacob Kanon, a New York detective, investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon; he recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist Dessie Lombard when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.