The Boys: Omnibus 1 by Garth Ennis; illustrated by Darick RobertsonThe Boys are back in the Emmy-nominated adaptation of Garth Ennis' gory superhero comic book series.
Where to watch: The Boys seasons 1-3 are available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky AlbertalliGay coming-of-age young adult novel Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda kicks off the bestselling Simonverse series and serves as the inspiration for the TV series Love, Victor, which is set in the same Atlanta high school and features appearances from Simon himself.
Where to watch: The third and final season of Love, Victor is available to stream on Hulu.
The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny HanFollowing the smash success of the To All the Boys I've Loved Before films for Netflix, another of Jenny Han's popular teen romance series gets a streaming adaptation this summer.
Where to watch: Watch The Summer I Turned Pretty on Amazon Prime Video; the series has already been renewed for a second season.
Tenth of December: Stories by George SaundersTop Gun: Maverick star Miles Teller and director Joseph Kosinski reunite in Spiderhead, a science fiction thriller film based on the George Saunders short story "Escape from Spiderhead." Chris Hemsworth and Jurnee Smollett also star.
Where to watch: Catch Spiderhead on Netflix.
Umbrella Academy: Apocalypse Suite by Gerard Way; illustrated by Gabriel Bá An ensemble cast including Elliot Page (Juno) and Tom Hopper (Black Sails) returns for the gritty series adaptation of Gerard Way's bestselling time travel superhero comic books.
Where to watch: Watch Seasons 1-3 of The Umbrella Academy on Netflix.
Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans WelchJenna Evans Welch's Tuscany-set teen romance gets the screen treatment in an evocative adaptation (set in Rome this time) that was actually filmed in Italy.
Where to watch: Stream Love & Gelato on Netflix (sweet treats not included).
Ms. Marvel: No Normal by G. Willow Wilson; illustrated by Adrian AlphonaNewcomer Iman Vellani stars as Kamala Khan, Marvel's first Muslim superhero, in a new series created by Loki screenwriter Bisha K. Ali that's based on the award-winning graphic novel series by G. Willow Wilson.
Where to watch: Ms. Marvel is currently streaming on Disney+; catch Kamala alongside Captain Marvel in 2023's The Marvels.
The Mighty Thor: Thunder in Her Veins by Jason Aaron; illustrated by Russell DautermanChris Hemsworth returns as Thor in director Taika Waititi's Thor: Love and Thunder, based on Jason Aaron's Mighty Thor graphic novel series, which sees Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) take up the mantle of Thor.
Where to watch: Thor: Love and Thunder is in theaters on July 8th.
Duck & Goose by Tad HillsTad Hills' beloved Duck & Goose picture books get the animated treatment in a new series helmed by Sesame Street director Brian Muelhaupt.
Where to watch: Stream Duck & Goose on Apple+ from July 8th.
Persuasion by Jane AustenDakota Johnson (The Lost Daughter) headlines a new adaptation of Jane Austen's sixth and final novel costarring Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians).
Where to watch: Persuasion premieres July 15th on Netflix.
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia OwensDaisy Edgar-Jones (Normal People) stars as Kya, an isolated woman living in a North Carolina marsh who is suspected of murdering an old flame, in this adaptation of Delia Owens' bestselling novel.
Where to watch: Where the Crawdads Sing releases in theaters on July 15th.
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