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YA Novel Oh My Gods optioned for TV

YA novel Oh. My. Gods. by Tera Lynn Childs has just been optioned for TV by a company called FREEMANTLE, on behalf of Ashley Tisdale (from High School Musical). The book will either become a TV show or a TV … Continue reading

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Martha Speaks coming to TV

Martha Speaks will premiere on PBS September 1, 2008. I’m assuming that it’s based on the wonderful Martha Speaks picture book by Susan Meddaugh, about a dog, Martha, who eats alphabet soup and then, after the alphabet letters enter her … Continue reading

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Before Green Gables inspires two new TV shows/movies

According to Cynopsis Kids, two new TV shows are in production based on Budge Wilson’s book Before Green Gables(the prequel to Anne of Green Gables). Japanese publisher Shinchosha is producing an animated version of Before Green Gables, and a new … Continue reading

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