Last night, we got to attend one of Laini Taylor's book signings during her tour and she was kind enough to give us a few minutes for an interview! We tried to ask as many of your questions as we could, but time went by very quickly! For all the fans out there, Laini is seeing what you're doing! Whether it's Daughter of Smoke & Bone fanart, Razgutsby, or Lady Thiagaga, Laini is seeing it and enjoying it, so keep it up!
Along with answering a few of our questions, she was sweet enough to do some signing, so stay tuned for future giveaways! Keep reading to see what Laini had to say about her hair, the writing process for DOSAB, and an update on the movie! Pictures from our interview and her visit to the bookstore are at the bottom!
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Eeeeep!! Dreams of Gods & Monsters is out April 8th, which is so SOON! If you can barely wait, calm your nerves and read this EXCLUSIVE excerpt that Entertainment Weekly got their hands on! The first few words are "Nerve thrum and screaming blood, wild and churning and chasing..." Exciting right?
What are you waiting for? Read the excerpt now!
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A while back, Laini Taylor announced that she would reveal the title of the third and final book in the Daughter of Smoke & Bone trilogy soon, and it has finally happened! Check it out:
Dreams of Gods & Monsters sounds pretty cool, right? As for what we can expect in this final book, Taylor says, "Dreams of Gods & Monsters picks up where Days of Blood & Starlight leaves off, and you can expect to see: seraphim in the human world (which will never be the same again), scientific excavation of “the pit”, enemy armies trying to fight side by side, the possibility of love rekindling, and … new threats that make Jael seem but a minor nuisance. At the barriers of space and time, what do gods and monsters dream of?"
Exciting!! We're also assuming that…
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We are another step closer to the Daughter of Smoke & Bone movie! It was recently announced that Stuart Beattie has been chosen to write the adaptation of Laini Taylor's novel for the big screen!
Beattie has written for big movies like Collateral, 30 Days of Night, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, and Pirates of the Caribbean so we are excited to see how his vision of Taylor's book turns out, especially with Joe Roth as producer! According to Hollywood Reporter, Laini Taylor is just as excited!
“It’s been fantastic to delve into the world of the book with a screenwriter of such insight and experience,” said Taylor in a statement. “Between Stuart, Joe Roth and Universal Pictures, we’ve got a team with massive epic flair, and I can’t wait to see what unf…Read more >
Daughter of Smoke & Bone recently got a director, which means that the studios are going to have to start the casting search soon! Have you ever wondered what a dream cast for the movie would look like if you were the casting director?
Here's your chance! Check out the following top 10 lists we have so far and vote for whoever you think would be the best actor/actress to play Akiva and Karou!
Don't forget that you only get one vote per character, but feel free to add your own candidates! Voting will (technically) end when the official cast is determined, but who knows when that will be.
Akiva - Vote here!
Karou - Vote here!
Comment below to suggest an actress or actor that you think should be on the list!
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