Warner Bros. has optioned the film rights for Cecelia Ahern’s forthcoming debut young adult series, Flawed and Perfect.
Flawed will be published in Ireland and UK in March 2016 by HarperCollins. Perfect will be published in March 2017. Both will be published by Macmillan in USA in April 2016 and April 2017. ? Wendy Finerman (Forest Gump, PS I Love You and The Devil Wears Prada) will produce.
[quote title=”Cecelia Ahern – Author”]Writing Flawed and Perfect has been an exciting journey and a new departure for me as a writer. I am really looking forward to engaging with a young adult reading audience and I’m very excited about the prospect of the series making it to the big screen. I’m especially pleased to be sharing this news as my 12thnovel, The Marble Collector hits shelves in Ireland this week.[/quote]
Two of Cecelia’s highly successful novels PS I Love You and Love, Rosie is a contemporary drama directed by Paddy Breathnach from a script by Roddy Doyle, and starring Sarah Greene and Moe Dunford. were adapted into hit movies. Cecelia has also created several TV series, including Samantha Who? starring Christina Applegate.
Cecelia Ahern has been published in nearly fifty countries, and has sold over twenty-five million copies of her novels worldwide. Cecelia and her books have won numerous awards, including the Irish Book Award for Popular Fiction for The Year I Met You in 2014.
Cecelia’s 12th novel, The Marble Collector tells the story of a young woman named Sabrina who happens upon a collection of marbles in her father’s possessions. The collection has been carefully catalogued and she discovers that two of the most expensive collections are missing. What begins as a mission to find the missing marbles becomes something greater. Sabrina discovers that her father is not who she thinks he is; that she grew up with a man who had many secrets and through shining a light on him, she begins to understand the mysteries of herself.