Media Tie-In’s

February 3, 2008

Upcoming Media & Movie Tie-Ins

Just Announced!

New Moon
Stephenie Meyer
In Theaters Starting November 11th, 2009
In Two Formats!
International Mass Market • $7.99 • Pub Date: October 27th, 2009
9780316078245
B • $10.99 • Pub Date: September 15th, 2009
9780316075633
YA Fiction
Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
Movie page on IMDB.com
Worldwide Release Dates on IMDB.com
The Twilight Saga Official Website
With the film coming to theaters in November 2009, this hotly-anticipated media tie-in edition of NEW MOON will feature art from the upcoming film. Stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart return as star-crossed lovers Edward and Bella in what will be the biggest film sensation of Fall 2009.

New Moon: The Complete Illustrated Movie Companion
Mark Cotta Vaz
New Cover to Come
B • $18.99 • Pub Date: October 6th, 2009 • 9780316075800
YA Fiction/ Film
Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
Explore the making of the film New Moon in this ultimate visual companion, lavishly illustrated with full-color photos of the cast, locations, and sets. This beautiful paperback edition celebrates the onscreen creation of Stephenie Meyer’s fascinating world, brought to life by Academy Award(R)-nominated director Chris Weitz. With never-before-seen images, exclusive interviews and personal stories, renowned author Mark Cotta Vaz takes you behind the scenes with cast and crew, uncovering intimate details of the filmmaking process.

Julie and Julia
Julie Powell
In Theaters Starting August 2009
In Two Formats!
MM • $7.99 • July 2009 • 9780316042512
B • $13.99 • July 2009 • 9780316044271
Nonfiction – Cooking
Little Brown
Open Market
Movie page on IMDB.com
Worldwide Release Dates on IMDB.com
Julie & Julia on Hachette Book Group website
The film adaptation of the national bestseller is scheduled for release in March 2009. Directed by Nora Ephron, this film stars Amy Adams as Julie Powell and Meryl Streep will take on the role of Julia Child.

The Lovely Bones
Alice Sebold

In Theaters Starting December 11th, 2009
Movie Tie-In Cover to Come
Int’l MM • $7.99 • October 2009
9780316170727 (DUMMY ISBN:9780316189415)
Fiction
Little Brown
Open Market
Movie page on IMDB.com
Worldwide Release Dates on IMDB.com
The Lovely Bones on Hachette Book Group website
Directed by Peter Jackson, this film adaptation will release December 2009. Academy Award winners Rachel Weisz and Susan Sarandon, as well as Academy Award nominees Mark Wahlberg star. Saoirse Ronan, an Academy Award nominee for her role in Atonement, will play Susie Salmon.

The Vampire’s Assistant
Based on Cirque du Freak Vol. 1-3
Darren Shan

In Theaters Starting October 2009
B • $19.99 • November 2009 • 9780316052405
YA Fiction
Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Open Market, Excluding Europe
Movie page on IMDB.com
Worldwide Release Dates on IMDB.com
Darren Shan official website
Darren Shan on Hachette Book Group website
THE NEW MOVIE EDITION features the first three books—Cirque Du Freak, The Vampire’s Assistant, and Tunnels of Blood—bound up in one volume! Set to release in October 2009, Universal Studios is currently producing the movie of Darren Shan’s New York Times bestselling series that will follow the plot in the first three books of the series and be titled “The Vampire’s Assistant,” starring Salma Hayek, Willem Dafoe, and John C. Reilly.

Dear John
Nicholas Sparks

In Theaters Starting February, 5th, 2010
Movie Tie-In Cover to Come
Fiction
Grand Central
Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
Movie page on IMDB.com
Worldwide Release Dates on IMDB.com
Nicholas Sparks on Hachette Book Group website
The movie tie-in edition of the instant #1 New York Times bestseller. The director is Oscar-nominated Lasse Halstrom (What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, The Cider House Rules, Chocolat, and many others). It stars Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried (Showtime’s Big Love, Mamma Mia!, Mean Girls).

Media & Movie Tie-Ins Backlist

Twilight
Stephenie Meyer
In Two Formats!
MM • $7.99 • 9780316038379
PB • $10.99 • 9780316038386
Fiction
Little Brown
Open Market, Exclusing Europe, Exclusive Asia
The #1 New York Times bestseller is available in mass market and trade paperback editions.
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Twilight: The Complete Illustrated Movie Companion
Mark Cotta Vaz
B • $18.99 • 9780316043137
YA Fiction/ Film
Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
Everything fans want to know about the Twilight movie and much more! Designed as a celebration of the film, this lavishly illustrated paperback edition is an exclusive behind-the-scenes guide featuring full-color photos of the cast, locations, and sets, as well as storyboards, interviews, details of the special effects, and much more.

Twilight: Director’s Notebook
Catherine Hardwicke
HC • $17.99 • 9780316070522
YA Fiction/ Film
Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
A personal, behind-the-scenes look at the making of the blockbuster film Twilight from groundbreaking director Catherine Hardwicke! This intimate full-color “notebook”, designed to replicate the one director Catherine Hardwicke kept on and off the set, takes you through the creative process that went into making Stephenie Meyer’s breathtaking novel come alive on screen—from casting to costumes, stunts to story boards. With never-before-seen notes, sketches, and photographs taken directly from the visionary director’s personal notebook, this book includes everything from her visual inspirations, to step-by-step breakdowns of action sequences, to a behind the scenes look at some of the most pivotal moments in the creation of the film, and much more.

Brideshead Revisited
Evelyn Waugh

Int’l MM • $7.99 • 9780316041560
Fiction
Little Brown
Open Market
Directed by Julian Jarrold (Becoming Jane), Miramax Films’ film adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s 1945 classic. BRIDESHEAD REVISITED is a riveting drama of forbidden love, power and betrayal, featuring stunning performances by Academy Award winner Emma Thompson (Best Actress, Howard’s End, 1992) and Matthew Goode (The Lookout). When the charming aristocrat Sebastian invites Charles Ryder to his family’s estate, Charles becomes seduced by the opulent lifestyle of the Marchmain family, and by Julia, Sebastian’s sister. As their romance deepens, repercussions follow, and Charles discovers that at Brideshead, love, money and power come at a price.

Secret Diary of a Call Girl
Belle Du Jour

B • $13.99 • 9780446540827
Nonfiction
Grand Central
Open Market
Just in time for the Showtime series based on the book, a re-issue of Belle de Jour with a new title and tie-in package. Attractive, smart, educated, and enterprising, Belle seems like your average twenty-something working girl. And in a way, she is. But there’s one thing you should know… Belle, as only a few close friends even suspect, is a high-end London call girl-a pro, a consummate craftswoman, and one of the most down-to-earth, outspoken, and interesting women you will ever meet.

Sex and the City
Candace Bushnell

Int’l MM • $7.99 • 9780446612647
Fiction
Little Brown
Open Market
The film based on the international bestselling book and TV series stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, and Jennifer Hudson as Carrie’s assistant. SEX AND THE CITY offers a tantalizing glimpse of the openings, launch parties, and celebrity affairs that keep society amused. Throughout, a cast of characters-the troubled writer, the successful businessman, the famous underwear model, and others-searches for true love…or at least someone to go home with at the end of the night. It’s a chronicle of the true-life adventures of the “in” crowd that is often hilarious and sometimes terrifying, but always mesmerizing.

Nights in Rodanthe
Nicolas Sparks

MM • $7.99 • 9780446612708
Fiction – Romance
Grand Central
Open Market
The blockbuster film adaptation stars Richard Gere and Diane Lane. A tender story of hope, joy, sacrifice, and forgiveness, this novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks is a moving reminder that love often comes when we least expect it.

Privileged
Zoey Dean

B • $13.99 • 9780446548434
Fiction
Grand Central
World
This television show stars Anne Archer as Megan Smith. Originally published as How to Teach Filthy Rich Girls, by the same bestselling author of The A-List series. Recent Yale graduate Megan Smith comes to Manhattan with big plans for a career in journalism and even bigger student loan debt. When she flails at her trashy tabloid job, she’s given an escape hatch: tutor seventeen-year-old identical twins Rose and Sage Baker—yes, the infamous Baker heiresses of Palm Beach, Florida, best known for their massive fortunes and their penchant for drunkenly flashing the paparazzi—and get their SAT scores up enough to get into Duke. Impossible job—yes. But if she succeeds, her student debts are history.

Flirting With Forty
Jane Porter

B • $12.99 • 9780446697262
Fiction
Grand Central
World
This made-for-TV film adaptation stars Heather Locklear. Jane Porter’s highly successful novel about a divorced single mom who finds an unexpected romance with a much younger man while on vacation in Hawaii.

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