Tuesday, 27 December 2016

December Bookmark'd: Book and Adaptation News

Book News

• Wesley Snipes’ Debut Novel Lands At HarperCollins Imprint For 2017

Colleen Hoover's new book has title- Without Merit

JK Rowling working on 2 new books

Amber Tamblyn working on book about rape culture

Stephanie Perkins new horror novel in the works

RL Stine to come out with Marvel comics

Cover Reveals

Movie & TV Adaptation News

• ‘Millennium Trilogy’ Director Daniel Alfredson Set To Adapt Swedish ‘Intrigo’ Book Series

New Trailers

♥ Lala

Thursday, 1 December 2016



Tuesday, 29 November 2016

November Bookmark'd: Book and Adaptation News

Book News

Throne of Glass Book 3 has a title: A Court of Wings and Ruin
Paula Hawkins to publish a new novel: Into the Water
Too Late by Colleen Hoover available in physical copy
Youtuber Lilly Singh to publish How to be a Bawse
Save the Date: an upcoming novel from Morgan Matson
Because You Love to Hate Me - Partnerships Reveals

Cover Reveals

New Trailers for Adaptations

Book Adaptation News : Film and Television

• Imperative Scoops Up Another Big Book, ‘Tangerine’ With Scarlett Johansson, Smokehouse On Board
• Rosario Dawson Attached To Play Activist Donna Hylton In ‘A Little Piece Of Light
• Sony & Matt Tolmach Land Sci-Fi Novel ‘The Diabolic
• Dan Stevens & Christopher Plummer To Star In Charles Dickens Tale ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas
• MadRiver Pictures Grabs ‘The Regional Office Is Under Attack’ For Feature Treatment
• EM Forster’s ‘The Longest Journey’ To Be Adapted By Black List Scribe Angus Fletcher
• Fox Buys Jessica Townsend Fantasy Novel ‘Nevermoor
• Chloe Grace Moretz, Sasha Lane Starring in ‘Miseducation of Cameron Post
• Lin-Manuel Miranda Boards Lionsgate’s ‘The Kingkiller Chronicle
• Zadie Smith's 'Swing Time' Is Getting A TV Show
• TNT’s ‘The Alienist’ Adaptation Finds its Lead Actors
• Anne Rice Regains Control of ‘Vampire Chronicles,’ Aims for TV
• Tom Holland in Talks to Star Opposite Daisy Ridley in ‘Chaos Walking
• Kimberly Peirce Boards ‘Man’s Search for Meaning’ Movie Adaptation
• ‘Kung Fu Panda’s’ Mark Osborne to Direct Animated ‘Bone’ for Warner Bros
• Corduroy’ Movie Adaptation in Works With Director Tim Story
• Margot Robbie Developing Thriller ‘Beautiful Things’ for Warner Bros.
• Snow White’ Live-Action Movie in the Works at Disney
• Jessica Chastain bringing Painkiller Jane to life
• Add Tom Hiddleston To Ben Wheatley & Warner Bros Circling Frank Miller & Geof Darrow’s ‘Hard Boiled
Colleen Hoover's It Ends With Us - the play!
Legendary Acquires Frank Herbert’s Classic Sci-Fi Novel ‘Dune’ For Film And TV
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Monday, 31 October 2016

October Bookmarkd

Book Adaptation News : Film and Television

• J.K. Rowling says there will be five Fantastic Beasts films

• DMG nabs Brandon Sanderson’s acclaimed novel series, “Cosmere”

• Sharon Tate Biopic In Works With Kate Bosworth To Star
• Paramount Plans Pic Series On Brit Spy Alex Hawke
• Leonardo DiCaprio To Play Music Pioneer Sam Phillips
• ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Movie Lands At Warner Bros
• Clint Eastwood’s Next Movie Might Be About Kidnapped Aid Worker Jessica Buchanan
• ‘Willy Wonka’ Movie In Works From Warner Bros & David Heyman
• Ethan Hawke & Rose Byrne  In Talks For Nick Hornby Adaptation ‘Juliet, Naked’
• Zac Efron to turn producer for film adaptation of 'Straight to Hell'
• Don DeLillo’s ‘White Noise’ Optioned For Michael Almereyda To Adapt
• Carla Gugino & Bruce Greenwood Star In Stephen King’s ‘Gerald’s Game’ For Netflix
• Fox Sets Release Date For ‘My Cousin Rachel’ Remake
• J.M. Coetzee’s ‘Waiting For The Barbarians’ Coming To The Big Screen
• Mark Gordon Lands Lili Wright Novel ‘Dancing With The Tiger’
• Isabelle Fuhrman To Go ‘Down A Dark Hall’
• Campfire Sets Chuck Klosterman’s ‘The Visible Man’ To Adapt
• Rachel McAdams to Star With Rachel Weisz in Love Story ‘Disobedience’ 
• Jesse Plemons Joins Kirsten Dunst’s Directorial Debut ‘The Bell Jar’
• Domhnall Gleeson Takes On Mr. McGregor Role In ‘Peter Rabbit’
• Chris Pine Joins Ava DuVernay’s ‘A Wrinkle In Time’
• Danny Trejo And Jesse Metcalfe Join ‘In Stranger Company’
• Actress Lana Condor Joins ‘Alita: Battle Angel’
• Eric Bana To Star Opposite Forest Whitaker In ‘The Forgiven’
• Actor Cameron Monaghan Set To Star In ‘The White Devil’
• ‘Molly’s Game’ Adds Brian d’Arcy James
• Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events | Teaser Trailer 
• HBO Picks Up ‘Cormoran Strike’ Drama Based On J.K. Rowling’s Crime Novels
• CBS Developing ‘Under Suspicion’ Book Series Adaptation
• ‘The North Water’ Limited Series From See-Saw
• Dean Koontz Novel ‘Dark Rivers Of The Heart’ For TV

New Upcoming Book Releases

Legendry edited by Ellen Oh

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Generation One by 

Ninth House by 

The Scattering by 

Pulp by Robin Talley

Every Last Lie by 

All Out Anthology edited by  

Before She Ignites by 

Birthday by 

The Opposite of Here by 

Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by 

when dimple met rishi | roar | the sandcastle empire | wicked like wildfire | our dark duet
now I rise | traitor to the throne | flame in the mist | not like it's a secret | this is how it happened
spirit hunters | flower | thief's cunning | the crown's fate | gentleman's guide to vice & virtue

gallery of unfinished girls | dress code for small towns | rattled bones | geekerella | the hate u give
who's that girl | ramona blue | thick as thieves | beyond the neon shore | the hate u give
queer there and everywhere | blight | grit | one of us is lying | changes in latitude

and we're off | diving eden | the secrets of bedlam | bad romance | eliza and her monsters
avenged | a quiet kind of thunder | words on bathroom walls | final girls | obsidian & stars
girl in between | more than me | if I were here | I see london, I see france | once and for all

first we were IV | unfiltered | time of twins | the silent corner | heartless
the names they gave us | dream fall | these things I've done | alterations | girl out of water
you don't know me | york | four weeks, five people | history is all you | someone else's summer

♥ Lala

Friday, 30 September 2016

September Bookmark'd: Book and Adaptation News

Book News

• Maggie Stiefvater writing Ronan Trilogy.

• New Series Coming in 2018 from Amy Ewing

• The Radical Element from Jessica Spotswood

• Magicians series author Lev Grossman is writing a book about Camelot

• Zayn Malik has revealed he's writing a book

• F Scott Fitzgerald's 'last unpublished stories' set for release next year

• Dan Brown is writing another Da Vinci Code novel

• Mayim Bialik to write a girl's guide to growing up

• George RR Martin and Apple announce interactive Game of Thrones books collaboration

• Moonlight Sins from Jennifer L Armentrout

• Sara Barnard Writing A Quiet Kind of Thunder

Cover Reveals

windfall | all grown up | because you love to hate me | down among the sticks and bones | maybe in paris | fantastic beasts and where to find them | fragile like us | here we are | always and forever lara jean | children of eden | the last boy and girl in the world | norse mythology | lucky in love | the last magician | little & lion | my not so perfect life | the truth of right now | the names they gave us | a million junes | want | the love interest | bad mommy | something strange and deadly | thanks for the trouble

Adaptation News

• Fox Animation, Blue Sky Adapting Princess and the Frog Tale 'Frogkisser!' 

• Fox 2000 Buying Hitchcockian Thriller Novel ‘The Woman In The Window’

• Simon VS Gets a Director and Throne of Glass Goes to Hulu

• Photos from the set of ‘Everything, Everything’ based on the novel by Nicola Yoon

• Ava DuVernay Sets Lead With 13-Year-Old Storm Reid For ‘A Wrinkle In Time’

• Johnny Depp To Star in ‘Murder On The Orient Express’ At Fox

• Studio 8 Nabs Richard Kadrey’s ‘Sandman Slim’ Book Series

• Jake Gyllenhaal & Carey Mulligan Star In ‘Wildlife’, Paul Dano’s Directing Debut

• Stephen King novella Hearts In Atlantis to get big screen adaptation

• NBCU Intl Plants ‘Trees’

• Open Road Picks Up Johnny Depp Dramatic Thriller ‘Labyrinth’

• Synchronicity Adapting ‘His Bloody Project’ As Series; Novel Shortlisted For 2016 Man Booker Prize

• ‘Lady Macbeth’ Acquired By Roadside Attractions

• New Don Winslow Novel Acquired By Fox

• Ridley Scott’s Scott Free‘The Littlest Bigfoot’: Kids Book To Be Made Into Animated Feature

• Christina Hendricks, Gillian Anderson Join Max Irons & Glenn Close For Agatha Christie’s ‘Crooked House’

• Fox Animation Picks Up ‘Zita The Spacegirl’ Book Trilogy For Chernin Entertainment

• PalmStar Media Pays $6.5 Million For Paulo Coelho Novel ‘The Alchemist’

• Rachel Weisz to Produce and Star in Adaptation of Naomi Alderman Novel ‘Disobedience’

• Katie Holmes’ ‘All We Had’ To Hit Theaters In December

• Bainframe Acquires Allen Steele’s ‘Coyote’ Sci-Fi Book Series For TV Adaptation

• Meryl Streep, JJ Abrams Team For WBTV Limited Series Based On 

• ‘The Nix’The Moonlight Team Is Adapting Colson Whitehead’s Underground Railroad Into a Limited Series

• The Dark Tower TV Series Will Star Idris Elba

• Hunger Games' Amandla Stenberg leading new YA film Darkest Minds

• Ready Player One Set Photos Show a Grungy Dystopia

New Adaptation Trailers

♥ Lala

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

August Bookmark'd: Book and Adaptation News

Book News

Lena Dunham is writing a book of short stories
Renee Ahdieh is coming out with a new Flame in the Mist duology
Zenith to be published by Harlequin Teen
Stephen and Owen King writing Sleeping Beauties
Sarah Dessen to publish new book Once and for All
Bill Nye to write middle grade science series
Pretty Little Liars star Ian Harding announces book of essays
There are 3 new Hogwarts ebooks coming out
We will be getting 2 more additions to the Ember in the Ashes series
Michael Crichton to write new novel, Dragon Teeth
Teherah Mafi working on persian fantasy novel 
A new collaborative novel is in the works, titled Feral Youth
Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman to write a new series together
Gemina illustrations will be done by Marie Lu

Recently Revealed Covers

by your side | hag-seed | the sky between you and me | he will be my ruin | suck less
this is not the end | odd birds | we are okay | the light between oceans | the wish granter
heartbeat of wing jones | the possible | noteworthy | at the edge of the universe | talking as fast as I can

Movie and TV Adaptation News

• Actress Ana de la Reguera Joins 'Everything Everything
 Seven Ways We Lie film rights to Jane Startz Productions
 Working Title TV, BBC Two Take Shine To ‘The Luminaries’ Gold Rush Epic
 Jayson Rothwell To Adapt Ken Follett’s ‘Code To Zero’ For Tandem Productions
 Catalyst Options YA Fantasy Novel ‘Cuckoo Song’ For Event Mini
 'Let the Right One In’ to Be Reincarnated as TV Series
 George R.R. Martin’s ‘Wild Cards’ Coming To TV, ‘Game Of Thrones’ Author Says
 Josh Mond To Direct Fox’s Graphic Novel Adaptation ‘Jake Ellis’
 'Astronaut Academy’ Rights Acquired With Aim To Blast Off In Film & TV
 Anne Hathaway Starring in Adaptation of Jenny Mollen’s Novel ‘Live Fast Die Hot’
 Sam Mendes in Talks to Direct Disney’s Live-Action ‘James and the Giant Peach’
 Focus Features’ ‘A Monster Calls’ Dials Up Christmas Weekend Release
 'Beauty and the Beast’ Photo Reveals First Look at Dan Stevens’ Prince 
 Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman Team to Adapt Novel ‘Truly Madly Guilty’
 James Franco Developing Crime Movies ‘Smonk,’ ‘Poachers,’ ‘Hell at the Breech’
 Black Label Media Acquires Emily Giffin’s ‘First Comes Love’
 'Brave New World’ to Be Adapted by Grant Morrison, Brian Taylor for Syfy
 Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in, Produce ‘Rogue Male’ Adaptation
• 'The Death Cure' Will Resume Filming in February 2017
 Daisy Ridley to Star in Adaptation of YA Novel ‘Chaos Walking’
 Amy Adams’ ‘An Object of Beauty’ Adaptation Finds New Writer
 James Corden, Rose Byrne to Star in ‘Peter Rabbit’ Live-Action/Animation Hybrid
 'Girl on the Train' Writer to Adapt Hot Novel 'Eileen' for Fox Searchlight
 'Gossip Girl' Creators Adapting YA Mystery Novel '13 Minutes' for Film
 First Look at 'Brain on Fire' Adaptation
• Trailer for 'A Dog's Purpose' Adaptation Arrives
• Anna Paquin to Join Cast of Netflix Miniseries 'Alias Grace'
'The Mist' Has acquired David Boyd to Direct
'A Little Life' by Hanya Yanagihara Picked Up for  Limited TV Series
• A Three Part Adaptation for 'The Miniaturist' ordered by BBC One

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