Casie Bazay's NOT OUR SUMMER, in which two estranged cousins must complete their deceased grandfather's bucket list in order to earn their inheritance, to Britny Brooks at Running Press in a nice deal, by Janna Bonikowski
Jules Bennett's CHRISTMAS ON PEACH TREE LANE, in which a Christmas-loving event planner meets her match in a humbug bachelor with an unexpected inheritance, to Kerri Buckley at Carina Press for publication in fall 2020, by Elaine Spencer
Author of TWEET CUTE Emma Lord's next two untitled books, the first of which is pitched as Mamma Mia meets The Devil Wears Prada—a rom-com set in New York City, in which a loudmouthed Broadway hopeful has narrowed her long-lost mom down to three women, and has
Faith Hunter's JUNKYARD BARGAIN, a sequel to her novella JUNKYARD CATS, to Jo Ann Peritz at Audible Originals (with Steve Feldberg editing) in a nice deal, by Lucienne Diver
Rebecca Hunter's untitled Christmas story, an online read that will be connected to her current Fantasy Island series, to Katie Gowrie at Harlequin for publication in December 2020, by Melissa Jeglinski
Hailey Edwards's HOW TO SURVIVE AN UNDEAD HONEYMOON and THRICE CURSED, to Kim Budnick at Tantor Media in a nice five-book deal, by Lucienne Diver
Ian Schwartz's SPACE CORPS, in which the commander of an interstellar scout ship and his crew are forced to fight for their lives in gladiatorial battles against other enslaved species from across the galaxy, to Rhett Bruno at Aethon in a nice three-book deal, by Travis Pennington
Lilith Saintcrow's Roadtrip Z series—COTTON CROSSING, IN THE RUINS, POCALYPSE ROAD, and ATLANTA BOUND—to Daniel Totten at Tantor Media in a nice four-book deal, by Lucienne Diver
R.S. Belcher's THE GHOST DANCE JUDGEMENT, fourth novel in the Golgotha series, to Duane Beeman at GraphicAudio, by Lucienne Diver
Heatherly Bell's next three untitled books that kick off the Charming, Texas, series, featuring two newly returned former sweethearts who go head-to-head in the Mr. Charming contest to win the cash prize they both desperately need, to Megan Broderick at Harlequin Special Edition in a three-book
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N.K. Jemisin’s Hugo Award-winning sci-fi fantasy novel The Fifth Season is getting the drama series treatment at TNT. The project is in early development at the cable network with Leigh Dana Jackson (24: Legacy, Sleepy Hollow) set to pen the adaptation and Imperative Entertainment’s (All the Money
The first three books in Lynn Flewelling’s fantasy series, NIGHTRUNNER, to writer/director Charlie Spickler at C-Squared Pictures (RED LEGGED DEVILS), by Lucienne Diver of The Knight Agency.
Cara Lockwood’s I DO (BUT I DON’T), published by Pocket Books/Downtown Press, was already a national bestseller in its third printing when film rights were optioned by Ira Pincus Films, in association with von Zerneck/Sertner Films. The novel became a Lifetime Original Movie starring Denise Richards and Dean
I CHOOSE TO STAY (DaFina Books/Kensington) by Salome Thomas-El and Cecil Murphey has been optioned to Disney Studios, in partnership with Solaris Entertainment, for production as a major motion picture, THE MIGHTY BISHOPS. Filmmaking brother team Greg O’Connor and Gavin O’Connor will helm the project. The O’Connor brothers
NYT bestselling authors Don Piper and Cecil Murphey’s 90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN, in which Baptist minister Piper recounts his death, passage to heaven, and return to earth where he endures a long and grueling recovery and spiritual awakening, to Dawn Parouse Productions (PRISON BREAK, TRU CALLING) for a feature film
NYT bestselling author Gena Showalter’s RED HANDED, to Sony Pictures Television (Stargate SG-1), with Dan Wigutow Productions, by Sean Daily at Hotchkiss & Associates, on behalf of Deidre Knight at The Knight Agency.
Cara Lockwood’s BARD HIGH series, in which students discover that the books they’re reading in class have an uncanny influence over the events in their lives, to Susan Adler at Stun Productions, by Sean Daily at Hotchkiss and Associates, on behalf of Deidre Knight at The Knight Agency.
Beverly Brandt’s romantic comedy ROOM SERVICE, optioned to Emmett/Furla Films, by Deidre Knight at The Knight Agency, in association with Matthew Snyder at CAA.
Monica McKayhan’s INDIGO SUMMER books, about a high school freshman dealing with the pressure of sudden popularity in her new school, to Kimberly Ogletree and Karat Films (LOVE SONG, HAIR SHOW), by Sean Daily at Hotchkiss and Associates, on behalf of Pamela Harty at The Knight Agency.
David Cristofano’s THE GIRL SHE USED TO BE, about a woman who after 20 years in witness protection decides to trust the son of the mobster who she’s been running from since she was a little girl, to Mark Johnson’s Gran Via Productions (THE NOTEBOOK, MY SISTER’S KEEPER) and Julie
Film rights to Marley Gibson’s GHOST HUNTRESS series, about a sixteen-year-old girl who moves from Chicago to an historic Southern town and begins to discover her latent psychic powers (the third in the series THE REASON, will be published in May) to Shoulderhill Entertainment, by Sean Daily at
Sean Daily at Hotchkiss and Associates sold dramatic rights to Sara Lunsford’s memoir SWEET HELL ON FIRE to CBS Television Studios. The subtitle of the book (which Sourcebooks published in paperback in November) is “A Memoir of the Prison I Worked In and the Prison I Lived In”; it chronicles
90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN by Don Piper and Cecil Murphey, which recounts Don’s death experience, is being made into a film by Family Christian Entertainment, the new sister company of the nation’s largest Christian retailer, Family Christian Stores. Kate Bosworth (SUPERMAN RETURNS) and Hayden Christensen (STAR WARS) will star. Michael
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