Should you always read the book first?

Writing up my queer retellings book recommendations post got me thinking about adaptations, which could arguably be considered a different form of retelling. And with the seemingly endless stream of announcements of new adaptations being initiated or released, this is a question that’s been on my mind:

Should you always read the original book first, before you watch the movie or TV show?

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