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  • Book to Film Deals, Week of October 9, 2017

    This week's book to film deals include a TV deal for the new book by Robert Harris, and a TV deal for a memoir by Tina Brown.

  • Movie Alert: 'Wonder'

    We spoke with author R.J. Palacio and director Stephen Chbosky about adapting Palacio's bestselling middle-grade novel to screen.

  • Book to Film Deals, Week of September 25, 2017

    The forthcoming novel by James Patterson and Bill Clinton, as well as Karen McManus' YA bestseller 'One of Us Is Lying,' are among the books that have been optioned this week.

  • Movie Alert: 'Wonderstruck'

    We spoke with Brian Selznick about the creative challenges of adapting his heavily illustrated novel to the screen.

  • TV Alert: 'Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library'

    Chris Grabenstein's middle grade fantasy caper will premiere on Nickelodeon as an original TV movie on October 9.

  • Book to Film Deals, Week of September 11, 2017

    Books being optioned this week include a Dracula prequel, a novel about Japanese internment camps and a lauded backlist title about an English professor at the University of Missouri.

  • Book to Film Deals, Week of August 21, 2017

    The forthcoming romantic comedy co-written by 'Rosie Project' author Graeme Simsion and his wife is nabbed for film by Fox Searchlight, while Pascal Pictures picks up the true tale of an Italian teenager who became an unexpected WWII hero.

  • Book to Film Deals, Week of August 7, 2017

    Among the books just snatched up in Hollywood are a nonfiction title by CNN anchor Jake Tapper, a not-yet-published book about the unheralded female rock stars of Silicon Valley, and a Spiegel & Grau-published novel about a woman who goes missing.

  • Book to Film Deals, Week of July 24, 2017

    Toni Collette's production company nabs a suspense novel; Maggie Stiefvater's Raven Cycle is optioned for a TV show on Syfy; 20th Century Fox buys a thriller by Michelle Richmond; and more.

  • 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.

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