Film Series—From Books to Films: The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

Directed by Stephen Chbosky (103 minutes)
Trigger warning: suicide. Charlie (Logan Lerman) is about to start high school. He is an endearing and naive outsider coping with first love, the suicide of his best friend and his own mental health. The introverted freshman is taken under the wings of Sam (Emma Watson) and Patrick (Ezra Miller) who welcome him to the real world. Based on the 1999 novel by Stephen Chbosky. This season we will share a few of our favorite book-to-film adaptations.