Vaishnavi Patel's KAIKEYI, to Ithaki (Turkey), in a nice deal, by Fusun Kayi at Kayi Literary Agency, on behalf of Lucienne Diver
Chloe Neill's fifth book in the Heirs of Chicagoland series, to Jessica Wade at Berkley, by Lucienne Diver
Maddison Michaels's THE DEVILISH DUKE, THE SINFUL SCOT, and THE ELUSIVE EARL, to Alomgyar (Hungary), in a three-book deal, by Katai & Bolza, on behalf of Elaine Spencer
TJ Klune's THE HOUSE IN THE CERULEAN SEA, to Oakla (Japan), by Tuttle-Mori; also to Alma Littera (Lithuania), by Graal; to Grada Slovakia (Slovak Republic), at auction, by Kristin Olson Literary Agency; to Infinito Particular (Portugal), by Sandra Biel Piera at International Editors'; to Bokafelagid (Iceland), and to
Hanna Earnest writing as H.E. Dare's QUEEN OF DUST, pitched as Anastasia meets The Bodyguard, in which a seductress returning to her home planet must guard her heart against the enemy soldier assigned to protect her, to Stephanie Doig at Carina Press, by Elaine Spencer
Karen Whiddon's TORN APART IN TEXAS, about a former police officer who goes searching for his missing daughter and finds what he's looking for and more, to Patience Bloom at Harlequin Romantic Suspense, in a nice four-book deal, by Lucienne Diver
Lauren Parvizi's LA VIE, ACCORDING TO ROSE, in which a young woman, suffocated by her overbearing family, grieving her Iranian father, and stuck in a dead-end tech job, takes a long-overdue vacation to Paris that spirals into a life-changing adventure, to Melissa Valentine at Lake Union
Author of ARCHANGEL'S LIGHT Nalini Singh's books 16 through 18 in her Guild Hunter series, to Cindy Hwang at Berkley in a significant three-book deal, by Nephele Tempest
Author of QUIET IN HER BONES Nalini Singh's next stand-alone thrillers, once again set in New Zealand, to Cindy Hwang at Berkley in a two-book deal, by Nephele Tempest
Shannon Bright's EVERY WISH WAY, in which a reasonable woman accidentally summons an unreasonable djinn who scatters her plans every which way when the perfect man she wishes for proves to be more mistake than magic, to Holly Ingraham at Alcove Pres, in a nice deal, by 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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