TJ Klune's THE HOUSE IN THE CERULEAN SEA, to Storia Books (Romania), by Simona Kessler at Simona Kessler Agency; also to Metropolis (Hungary), by Peter Bolza at Katai & Bolza, both on behalf of Elaine Spencer
Nalini Singh's LAST GUARD, to Bragelonne (France), by Anne Lenclud at Lenclud Literary Agency on behalf of Elaine Spencer
J. A. Crawford's HEROES EVER DIE, a sequel to JOVE BRAND IS NEAR DEATH, wherein a newly minted private eye must investigate the accidental deaths of one too many actors playing iconic superheroes and risk life and limb to prove that his friend and famed Hollywood stunt equipment creator
TJ Klune's THE HOUSE IN THE CERULEAN SEA and UNDER THE WHISPERING DOOR, to Asbooks (Vietnam), by Itzel Hsu at The Grayhawk Agency on behalf of Elaine Spencer
Jacquelin Thomas's Witness Protection series books one and two, to Katie Gowrie at Harlequin Intrigue, in a nice two-book deal, by Pamela Harty
Emma Lord's THE BREAK UP PACT, in which a small-town tea-shop owner and her aloof former childhood friend commiserate after suffering humiliating public breakups, until a misconstrued moment between them goes viral and leads them to fake a relationship, to Alexandra Sehulster at Griffin in a good
Author of THE BAR HARBOR RETIREMENT HOME FOR FAMOUS WRITERS (AND THEIR MUSES) Terri-Lynne DeFino's IS YOUR GRANDFATHER SINGLE AND LOOKING FOR LOVE?, in which a 92-year-old grandmother teams up with her large Italian family to find her happily single daughter a new man—and loses her
Hailey Edwards's THE REDEMPTION OF BOAZ PRITCHARD, to Kim Budnick at Tantor Media in a nice deal, by Lucienne Diver
Christina Henry's THE GIRL IN RED, to Metropolis (Hungary) in a nice deal for publication in October 2021, by Peter Bolza at Katai & Bolza on behalf of Lucienne Diver
Rachel Caine's INK AND BONE and PAPER AND FIRE, to Eksmo (Russian Federation), in a nice two-book deal, by Sergei Cheredov and Konstantin Palchikov at Nova Littera on behalf of Lucienne Diver
We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies.
- Walt Disney
N.K. Jemisin's Hugo Award-winning THE BROKEN EARTH trilogy, to Shary Shirazi and Rikki Jarrett at Sony Pictures' Tristar, with Jemisin adapting, in a major deal for seven figures at auction, by Hotchkiss Daily & Associates on behalf of Lucienne Diver
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
Ramez Naam’s NEXUS, about a drug that links minds and the resulting conflict to control it and define humanity, to Paramount with Disruption Entertainment by Sean Daily at Hotchkiss and Associates on behalf of Lucienne Diver.
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
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.
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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