10 Movies & TV Shows Coming To Netflix In September 2019 That Are Based On Books

By Kerri Jarema
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September might bring with it the sad end of summer, but it also ushers in the cozier autumnal months that are chock full of long evenings spent indoors reading tons of new fall books and, of course, watching tons of television. Luckily for all us, there are plenty of movies and TV shows coming to Netflix in September that are based on books, so you can get the best of both worlds.

The list below includes every film and series coming to the streaming platform this month that is based on a book — including now-classic films like Eat Pray Love, starring Julia Roberts and based on Elizabeth Gilbert's 2007 memoir of the same name and the Netflix Original We Have Always Lived in the Castle, based on Shirley Jackson's 1962 horror novel. Whether you're in the mood to rewatch some old favorites, try out some new genres, or find that next series you won't be able to stop talking about with your friends, you'll find it on this list. Major bonus? If you haven't yet read the books these flicks and shows are based on, you've just added a ton more books to that ever-growing must-read stack: