In today’s episode of This Week in YA, we have news on The Book Thief film, City of Bones has a director, several projects have added new cast members, and as always we have lots of new books to covet.

Movie News:

Percy Jackson and the Three Fates

Beautiful Creatures - Ridley

Director - The Book Thief

The Hobbit Production Diary Video

Peter Jackson’s Facebook Page

Hunger Games Movie Stills

Director - City of Bones

Harry Potter Wizard’s Collection

Television News:

The Selection

Cover Releases:

Black City by Elizabeth Richards

The Kill Order by James Dashner

Rift by Andrea Cremer

Reached by Ally Condie

Starling by Lesley Livingston

The Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls by Claire Legrand

Book Trailers:

A Temptation of Angels by Michelle Zink

Out of Sight, Out of Time by Ally Carter

Balthazar by Claudia Gray

Publishing News:

Robyn Schneider

Reboot Book News

Reboot Movie News

The World of Richelle Mead App

And also, I forgot to mention Scott Tracey’s awesome new series beginning with MOONSET. It sounds awesome!


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A huge thanks to my brother Jeremy for helping me out with writing and pictures so late into the night this week.

About TWiYA:

This Week in YA is a fresh look at the latest news in the world of Young Adult literature. Each Saturday, we will discuss topics dealing with book-to-movie news, book releases, book trailer releases, new YA book deals, etc. all in one place. Think of it as a YA Reader’s Digest.

HOLY FREAKING BAGGINS, BATMAN! Why do we have to wait a whole year for this?!