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Faeries Coming to a Theater Near You September 30, 2009

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Two popular books about faeries have been optioned for film:

Wings by Aprilynne Pike & Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr



Vampire Diaries September 21, 2009

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The Vampire Diaries, a book series by L.J. Smith, has been adapted for the small screen on the CW.  The L.A. Times calls it a “good old fashioned gothic love story.”

Read the article HERE.

Website of L.J. Smith


Simon & Schuster’s Blogfest 2009

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40 Authors, 14 Questions, 2 Weeks, 1 Blog

“Blogfest is a two-week event where 40 of Simon & Schuster’s top teen authors and their fan bases come together to share ideas on one single blog.”

Some of the notable authors participating:

Elizabeth Scott
Holly Black
Ellen Hopkins
Lisa McMann
Alex Sanchez
Neal Shusterman
L.J. Smith
Allison Van Deipen
Scott  Westerfeld

Starts today!!
September 21st – October 4th


Hot Sequels for September: September 4, 2009

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Highly anticipated Sci-Fi/ Fantasy sequels are finally here!!



Blood Promise – Richelle Mead
(Vampire Academy Book 4)

Just days before graduating from St. Vladimir’s Academy, guardian-in-training Rose travels to Siberia to drive a stake into the heart of a monstrous vampire.




Catching Fire – Suzanne Collins
(Hunger Games Books 2)

By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become the faces of an impending rebellion.




The Ask and the Answer – Patrick Ness
(Chaos Walking Book 2)

Alternate chapters follow teenagers Todd and Viola, who become separated as the Mayor’s oppressive new regime takes power in New Prentisstown, a space colony where residents can hear each other’s thoughts.