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From ‘Bridgerton’ to ‘The Flight Attendant,’ 5 Writers Detail Book-to-Screen Adaptation Journeys

Bridgerton (Netflix)  Book: The Duke and I (Bridgertons #1) by Julia Quinn (Avon Books, 2000, 384 pages)  Translating a beloved book series to the screen is not for the fainthearted…

Will Smith to Release Memoir

Will Smith is ready to tell his life story in his first memoir. The two-time Academy Award nominee shared on Instagram the cover and title of his upcoming autobiography, Will, which will…

Summer Books: Danny Trejo Memoir, Sally Rooney, James Patterson Teams With Bill Clinton and More

With pandemic lockdown restrictions lifted amid the first day of summer, this year’s sunshine season marks a celebratory period. Those looking to escape the summer heat may find comfort in a book…

Will Packer Media, Kinetic Content to Adapt Tia Williams’ ‘Seven Days in June’ for TV

Author Tia Williams’ recent best-seller Seven Days in June is getting the adaptation treatment. Will Packer Media and Kinetic Content, a Red Arrow Studios company, have secured the rights to…

‘Bob Hearts Abishola’ Co-Creator Gina Yashere on How Moving to America Prompted Her to Come Out: “F*** it. I’m in the Land of the Free”

In her thoroughly entertaining and moving new memoir Cack-Handed (a British term for being left-handed), comedian Gina Yashere — co-creator and a castmember of CBS’ Bob Hearts Abishola — writes…

Bruna Papandrea’s Made Up Stories, Raelle Tucker Team for Adaptation of Novel ‘The Change’ (Exclusive)

The upcoming novel from New York Times bestselling author Kirsten Miller is getting the adaptation treatment. Bruna Papandrea’s production banner Made Up Stories has acquired the rights to…

‘Malibu Rising’ Author Taylor Jenkins Reid Talks Teaming With Hulu for Adaptation, Reimagining ’80s Hollywood

Taylor Jenkins Reid has had quite the busy slate. As she prepared for the release and debut of her new book, Malibu Rising from Ballantine Books, news of future Reid projects quickly

‘Crying in H Mart’ Set for Feature Adaptation at MGM’s Orion Pictures (Exclusive)

Crying in H Mart — the beloved New Yorker essay turned New York Times best-seller — is now set for a feature film adaptation. In a competitive situation, MGM label Orion Pictures has picked up…

Richard Robinson, Longtime Scholastic CEO, Dies at 84

Richard Robinson, who as the longtime head of Scholastic Inc. presided over such bestsellers as J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter novels and Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games series along with a wide…

Hulu, Liz Tigelaar Adapting Taylor Jenkins Reid’s ‘Malibu Rising’ as TV Series (Exclusive)

Hulu is headed to Mailbu. Author Taylor Jenkins Reid’s recently released novel Malibu Rising (Ballantine Books) is being developed as a TV series for Hulu. The potential series was…

Author Behind ‘The Undoing’ Jean Hanff Korelitz Returns With New Suspense Novel

The hit HBO Max series starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grant was adapted from Hanff Korelitz's 2014 novel 'You Should Have Known': "I really enjoyed it along with everybody else. I didn't know who…

Sunny Hostin on Her Debut Novel and Offering a “Different Type of Story” to Spark Conversations

In 'Summer on the Bluffs,' out Tuesday, 'The View' co-host pens a fun beach read while also touching on important issues such as race, class, identity and sisterhood by setting the book in the…