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Goosebumps to become movie – years after the first book

The middle-grade book series Goosebumps by R. L. Stine is going to become a live-action movie produced by Columbia Pictures. According to Cynopsis Kids, the Goosebumps movie will likely feature unknown young actors as the leads, with well-known actors in … Continue reading

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Two of Kate DiCamillo’s books to become movies

Kate DiCamillo’s book The Tale of Despereaux will be released as an animated film by Universal on December 19, 2008, and her new novel, The Magician’s Elephant (which was just acquired by Candlewick Press) will likely become a feature film, … Continue reading

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Maximum Ride coming to the big screen!

Longtime readers will remember that I love The Angel Experiment (Maximum Ride, Book 1), the first book in the YA fantasy series by James Patterson. So I’m excited that Maximum Ride is Columbia Pictures is going to adapt Maximum Ride … Continue reading

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