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    16 Times Movies Changed Major Plot Points Of The YA Books They Were Based On And Pissed Everyone Off

    "It seems like they never even read the book."

    We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which YA books were done dirty by their movie adaptations. Here are some of the book-to-screen adaptations fans just couldn't get behind:

    Warning: Spoilers ahead!!!

    1. Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

    Logan Lerman as Percy

    2. Artemis Fowl

    "Artemis Fowl" characters

    3. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

    creepy looking children in ominous setting

    4. Divergent

    Shailene Woodley hitting punching bag training

    5. Vampire Academy

    Zoey Deutch

    6. The Giver

    Brenton Thwaites and Odeya Rush

    7. Eragon

    Eragon with dragon

    8. The DUFF

    Mae Whitman and Bella Throne

    9. Ella Enchanted

    Anne Hathaway and Hugh Dancy

    10. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

    characters preparing for battle

    11. All the Bright Places

    Elle Fanning and Justice Smith

    12. The Maze Runner

    main characters in "The Scorch Trials"

    13. Beautiful Creatures

    Eileen Atkins, Jeremy Irons, Alice Englert

    14. Ender's Game

    Peter and Valentine

    15. The Golden Compass

    giant bear roaring

    16. And finally, To All the Boys: Always and Forever

    Lara Jean and Peter cuddling on couch

    Reminder that I, Kelly Martinez, do not necessarily endorse all of these opinions!!!

    Note: Some submissions were edited for length/clarity.