Fight Club. Poster of the 1999 movie and cover of the 1996 book
Fight Club
Chuck Palahniuk, 1996
movie vs book
David Fincher, 1999

Fight Club centers on an anonymous narrator, who works as a product recall specialist for an unnamed car company. When he seeks treatment, his doctor sarcastically tells him to visit a support group for testicular cancer victims to ‘see what real suffering is like’. While on a nude beach, the narrator meets Tyler Durden, a charismatic extremist of mysterious means.

Yosemite. Poster of the 2015 movie and cover of the 2009 book
James Franco, 2009
movie vs book
Gabrielle Demeestere, 2015

Set in the autumn of 1985, this story weaves together the lives of three fifth-grade friends, Chris, Joe, and Ted, in the idyllic suburban haven of Palo Alto. As their stories unfold, the community faces an impending threat with the presence of a mountain lion lurking in the area.