If there was ever a middle grade book that was sure to eventually be made into a movie, it would definitely have to be The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman. Then it comes as no surprise that this is actually going to happen. Disney is behind the project with a script writer, direct and cast to come sometime in the future. Its very early stages so that's all the news I have for now.
The Graveyard Book was inspired by Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book. However, instead of a young boy who's raised by wolves in the jungle, Gaiman tells the story of the last surviving child of a murdered family raised by ghosts in a
I've yet to read the book but I've heard its fantastic. Gaiman is a visionary and his books have made great films. If you've read the book what do you think of the news? Excited? Sound of below!
Thanks to Deadline Hollywood for the news.