Book News (TV and Movie adaptions- other book news)

Pizza Hut Book It! Summer Reading Camp is here! It is a free virtual camp open to children ages 4-12. It is open from June to August. Parents can track their kid’s goals. When they meet their goals, they get a free one topping personal pan pizza.

HarperCollins bought Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Sarah J. Maas announced her new book. It is called “House of Sky and Breath: A Crescent City Novel.”It will be released on 1/25/22.

An adaption of “The Conductors” by Nicole Glover will be done. It will star Queen Latifah!

Enola Holmes is coming back with another movie. It will have Millie Bobby Brown and Henry Cavill again!

An adaption of “five Days at Memoiral” by Sheri Fink. It will star Cherry Hones.

“The Personal History of David Copperfield” is on HBOMax. It sars Dev Patel, Tolda Swinton, Hugh Laurie.

Atlas Obscura is launching a book club. It is globe trotting selection of books. The first book is Why We Swim by Bonnie Tsui.

“While Justice Sleeps” will be adapted into a TV series. It is a book by Stacey Abrams.

“Bitter Root” by David F. Walker will be adapted. It is a graphic novel and will be done by Regina King.

OMG! I read this in college! “The Green Knight” which is an adaption of “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight” will be coming to theaters on 7/30/21. The film stars Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, and Joel Edgerton.

“The Magic Order” TV series is back. It is an adaption of the Mark Miller comic.

“Minor Feelings” by Cathy Park Hong is being adapted. It will star Greta Lee. It will be a series.

“For Life” inspiration Isaac Wright, Jr. will be writing a memoir with St. Martin’s Press. It will be titled “Marked for Life” and be released sometime in 2022.

An adaption of “Under the Wave at Waimea” by Pail Theroux. It will be a TV series.

An adaption to “Finding the Mother Tree” by Suzanne Simard. It is a memoir and will star Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal.

An adaption to Laura Hankin’s “A Special Place for Women” will be a TV series by Paramount TV.

An adaption to the WWII book called “Facing the Mountain” by Daniel James Brown,.

“Greyboy: Finding Blackness in a White World” by Cole Brown will be adapted. It will be a TV series.

“The Sympathizer” by Viet Thanh Nguyen will be a TV series.

“The Evening and the Morning” by Ken Follett will be adapted. It will be a TV series.

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