EXCLUSIVE: Amazon has put in improvement the fantasy drama Havenfall,primarily based on the novel by Sara Holland, from function author Evan Daugherty (Divergent), Lauren Oliver’s Glasstown Leisure, Akiva Goldsman’s Weed Street Photos and Amazon Studios, the place Oliver and Glasstown are underneath a deal.
Written by Daugherty,Havenfallchronicles the story of Maddie, who returns to a spot from her youth for the summer time: a mysterious resort referred to as Havenfall Inn, nestled within the Rockies overlooking a sleepy Colorado city. A spot which, unbeknownst to the world, accommodates portals resulting in totally different fantastical realms. Havenfall has additionally long-served as a impartial territory that hyperlinks these realms, however that peaceable standing is disrupted by a stunning homicide that can pressure Maddie to confront darkish truths about her household.
Daugherty government produces with Oliver through her Glasstown Leisure and Goldsman and Greg Lessans for Weed Street. Amazon Studios produces in affiliation with Glasstown and Weed Street. Lynley Hen will oversee the mission for Glasstown. Alexandra Neal introduced the mission to Weed Street and can oversee it for them.
Havenfall was bought as a significant two-book deal to Bloomsbury Publishing by Inkwell on behalf of Glasstown.
Holland can also be the creator of the New York Instances bestselling YA duologyEverless and Evermore additionally developed by Glasstown.
The deal marks Glasstown’s third sale to Amazon underneath its first-look deal. It is also behind Oliver’s YA drama Panic, which obtained a sequence order, and a tv adaptation of I Hope You Get This Message, the debut novel from Farah Naz Rishi, which is in improvement.
Daugherty’s screenwriting credit embraceTomb Raider, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White and the Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3, amongst others.
The TV deal was dealt with by UTA on behalf of Glasstown with lawyer Jamie Feldman. Daugherty is repped by Verve, Jake Wagner at Alibi and McKuin Frankel Whitehead.