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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

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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.”

http://www.simonlittlegreen.com/blogfest/

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!!

 

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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.

 

 

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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.

 

 

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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.