young adult


Noughts + Crosses: Malorie Blackman YA Classic Comes to Peacock

Noughts + Crosses: Malorie Blackman YA Classic Comes to Peacock

First, they announced Jimmy McGovern’s TV movie ANTHONY, now they’ve released the trailer for the BBC’s adaptation of Malorie Blackman’s classic Young Adult Science Fiction book series Noughts + Crosses. The series will premiere on September 4th.[caption id="attachment_1256386" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Noughts + Crosses", BBC, Peacock[/caption]The book series is considered a classic in the UK ever since[...]

Is Cursed a Frank Miller-Written John Constantine Series in Disguise

Is Cursed a Frank Miller-Written John Constantine Series in Disguise?

If you've ever wondered what it would be like if Frank Miller wrote John Constantine, you have your answer – in Netflix' Cursed. Yes, Cursed may be based on the YA fantasy novel that's a prequel to the legend of King Arthur about how a Fey girl became the wielder of Excalibur and eventually becomes […]

Yen Press Announces Six New Upcoming Titles

Yen Press Announces Six New Upcoming Titles

New light novels (Young Adult) titles include A Certain Magical Index SS and Goblin Slayer Side Story II: Dai Katana and a new art book acquisition for Keito Koume Illustrations: Spice & Wolf – The 10th Year Calvados.More titles will be announced at the Yen Press Industry Panel at Anime Expo Lite on July 3rd.[caption[...]

The Weirn Books: Be Wary of The Silent Woods: A Fun and Charming Start

The Weirn Books: Be Wary of The Silent Woods: A Fun and Charming Start

She created the fantasy world of The Weirn in her Night School graphic novels in 2009, which introduced a universe where young witches, werewolves, and other magical children attend supernatural school.[caption id="attachment_1226165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Weirn: Be Wary of The Woods cover from Yen Press[/caption]Where the Night School books were Young Adult and the art[...]

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai: A Teen Boy Romantic Comedy

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai: A Teen Boy Romantic Comedy

This often means it's a light novel (Young Adult in Japan) High school student Sukata Azusugawa sees something you don't see every day in the school library, a girl in a bunny suit out of Playboy And it's not just any girl; it's Mai Sakurajima, a minor celebrity in his school A former child star[...]

Netflix Releases List Of What Is Leaving In May 2020

Netflix Releases List Of What Is Leaving In May 2020

A film I seem to be recommended every time I log on, Young Adult is also leaving The Austin Powers franchise will say goodbye, as does the Final Destination franchise Looney Tunes will be exclusive to HBO Max soon, so anything related to them is jumping off the service Finally, 80's classic Red Dawn will leave,[...]


Archie Announces New Lines of Young Adult and Middle-Grade Graphic Novels

Archie Announces New Lines of Young Adult and Middle-Grade Graphic Novels

Archie Comics is looking to capture a share of the lucrative young adult and middle-grade book market with the launch of two initiatives: Blue Ribbon, a young adult graphic novel line, and a partnership with Little Bee Books to produce middle-grade materials The news was revealed EX-X-XCLUSIVELY on The Hollywood Reporter, a website whose expertise[...]

Kami Garcia and Gabriel Picolos Teen Titans: Raven Gets a Third Printing

Kami Garcia and Gabriel Picolo's Teen Titans: Raven Gets a Third Printing

The bestselling young adult graphic novel by Kami Garcia and Gabriel Picolo, Teen Titans: Raven, continues to impress According to a press release from DC on Wednesday, Teen Titans: Raven will go back to press for a third printing, just two months after being released in July The success of the graphic novel is good[...]

LibraryCon Encourages Libraries to Run Their Own Comic Cons

LibraryCon Encourages Libraries to Run Their Own Comic Cons

Publishers such as Marvel, DC, Image, Penguin Random House and Dark Horse showed off their latest material made for children and young adults.The chats were full of people talking to the various creators with focused sessions Creators like Amy Chu of Poison Ivy and Jeremy Whitley of Unstoppable Wasp, made time to speak about the industry.In fifteen[...]

Vault Comics Launches Myriad a Young Readers Imprint

Vault Comics Launches Myriad, a Young Readers Imprint

Vault Comics revealed the next phase of their plan for world domination Tuesday with the announcement of Myriad, an imprint focused on middle grade and young adult stories "delivered in a wide range of unique and convenient formats" and featuring "an array of new and established creative voices poised to make a strong impact in[...]



Baby Driver Studio Big Talk Productions Bringing YA Novels Lockwood &#038 Co To Series

'Baby Driver' Studio Big Talk Productions Bringing YA Novels 'Lockwood & Co' To Series

The steady stream of YA novel adaptations continues to flow. London-based Big Talk Productions is moving forward with a television adaptation of Jonathan Stroud's best-selling Lockwood & Co series. It's been a good week for the supernatural adventure series: the series announcement comes at the same time that The Empty Grave (the fifth and final […]


E Bringing Karen M. McManuss YA Mystery Novel One Of Us Is Lying To Series

E! Bringing Karen M. McManus's YA Mystery Novel 'One Of Us Is Lying' To Series

McManus’s bestselling mystery-thriller young adult novel One Of Us Is Lying for series Produced under the Universal Cable Productions (UCP) and 5 More Minutes Productions banners, the series is set to be produced by John Sacchi and Matt Groesch.The novel and series premise comes across as a hybrid of The Breakfast Club and Pretty Little[...]


So You Want To Be A Comics Editor For DCs New Young Reader Imprint

So You Want To Be A Comics Editor For DC's New Young Reader Imprint?

Supports Editor and Associate Editor in producing a line of kids’ and young adult editorial products within the DC Universe imprint. The responsibilities:Assists Editor and Associate Editor in the production of Kids’ and Young Adult titles. Facilitates communication and scheduling for the editorial process from concept to bound book. Ensures that tipsheets, cover copy, catalog[...]

Squirrel Girl Is Coming To TV And Dragging The New Warriors With Her

Squirrel Girl Is Coming To TV And Dragging The New Warriors With Her

Who knows, but they will be young-ish, because this will probably be aimed at millenials and teens (or as Disney says "becomers") as is the network's general push as Marvel's Young Adult wing Basically, start your speculation now as to who will actually make up this team.[caption id="attachment_633223" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //last line-up of New Warriors[...]