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Grand Central Publishing, a division of Hachette Book Group, announced the acquisition for its Forever imprint.
"He promised to really go deep and really share himself in ways you're really not expecting from this. He exceeded my expectations," says network president David Nevins.
Back on the big screen for the first time in 11 years, SpongeBob SquarePants and friends travel through time and the "real world" to save their town of Bikini Bottom.