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  • Book to Film Deals, Week of July 10, 2017

    What are the books that have just been optioned for TV and film? In this, our first of a new bi-weekly column, deals close for a memoir by Patricia Lockwood and a nonfiction book about a group of men who broke the color barrier in corporate America.

  • Four Questions for Rebecca Serle

    'PW' spoke with Rebecca Serle about the TV adaptation of her novel 'Famous in Love.'

  • Movie Alert: ‘Boss Baby’

    Back in 2010, when the picture book 'The Boss Baby' was published, author-illustrator Marla Frazee had no inclination that Alec Baldwin would one day voice her character on the big screen.

  • Movie Alert: ‘Before I Fall’

    Marking one of the first major YA movie releases of 2017, 'Before I Fall,' adapted from Lauren Oliver’s 2010 novel of the same name, opens in theaters on March 3.

  • Movie Alert: 'A Monster Calls'

    A monster is calling. YA author Patrick Ness's story of a boy named Conor who is visited after midnight by an ancient monster stalks into theaters on December 23.

  • The Boss Baby Gets a Starring Role – and Second Billing

    Marla Frazee did not immediately start planning what she'd wear to the premiere when Dreamworks Animation optioned the rights to her 2010 picture book, 'The Boss Baby.'

  • Movie Alert: 'The Great Gilly Hopkins'

    A foster girl notorious for scaring off prospective new foster parents finally meets her match in the upcoming film adaptation of Katherine Paterson's 'The Great Gilly Hopkins.'

  • Movie Alert: 'Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life'

    It's boy vs. middle school. The live-action adaptation of James Patterson's bestselling novel 'Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life' opens on October 7.

  • Movie Alert: 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children'

    Something peculiar this way comes. The big-screen adaptation of Ransom Riggs's 'Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children' arrives in theaters on September 30.

  • Movie Alert: 'The BFG'

    It's a big premiere for a big, friendly giant – and an equally sizable year for his creator.

  • 'Fantastic Beasts': From Book to Film and Back Again

    Warner Bros. Consumer Products has announced its global publishing licensees for the November 18, 2016, feature film release 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,' and its sequels.

  • Movie Alert: 'The Divergent Series – Allegiant'

    'The Divergent Series: Ascendant,' the third installment in Veronica Roth's YA series hits movie theaters on March 18.

  • Movie Alert: 'The Little Prince'

    The computer and stop-motion animation adaptation of 'The Little Prince' opens in U.S. theaters on March 18, after its French release last summer.

  • The Books Behind 2016's Big Oscar Films

    From 'The Martian' to 'Brooklyn,' here is the backstory on 10 books behind Oscar-nominated films.

  • 'The Affair' and the Top Five Hollywood Takes on Book Publishing

    The Showtime series, which ended its second season on Sunday night, has become a favorite topic of water cooler chat among book industry types. With so many delighting in the travails of Brooklyn-high-school-English-teacher-turned-successful-novelist Noah Solloway, we dug up five of our favorite on-screen treatments of the book business.

  • Movie Alert: 'The 5th Wave'

    'The 5th Wave,' the first in Rick Yancey's YA science fiction trilogy, arrives in theaters on January 16. The movie, from Columbia Pictures, stars Chloë Grace Moretz, Nick Robinson, and Liev Schreiber, and is directed by J. Blakeson.

  • Popular U.K. Band Taps Author for Promotional Push

    Author Stuart Evers recently collaborated with U.K. folk trio Daughter, writing three short stories that provide the visuals for three music videos promoting Daughter's second album.

  • PW at the Movies: 'Mockingjay: Part Two'

    Two staffers in PW's children's department caught a screening of the final film in the Hunger Games series, 'Mockingjay: Part Two.'

  • Movie Alert: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2'

    The dystopian YA franchise that has made an indelible mark on popular culture has reached its final chapter with the release of Lionsgate's 'Mockingjay Part 2' on November 20.

  • Movie Alert: 'Goosebumps'

    Since it's debut in 1992, R.L. Stine's monumentally successful chapter book series Goosebumps hasn't been adapted as a feature-length film – until now.

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