Books to Film: The Young Adult (YA) Lit Phenomenon

James Patterson, Maximum Ride

There are no less than 25 YA projects in some form of development – from script stage to pre-production – not to mention upcoming films Ender’s Game, The Seventh Son, The Maze Runner, Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters, and Divergent.  We take a good look at the YA films that have worked, which ones haven’t, and why Harry Potter was the first YA franchise to score at the box office. To read the full report, check it out at Studio System News!