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Screenwriting of paranormal novel around 64,000 words
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  • Start: Tue, May 1, 2012
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I've written and self-published 11 novels and am looking to turn the most popular ones into scripts to pitch to producers. However, I lack any skill whatsoever in writing a screenplay! I believe in building teams to take on what I cannot. To that end, my current team consists of a copyeditor, graphics artist, and SEO expert.

My two most popular series have been: young adult paranormal series, the Rhyn Trilogy, and a paranormal romance series, the War of Gods. The first book in each series is around 64,000 words long.

Both series have sold tens of thousands of copies worldwide since I launched my self-publishing career in January 2011. A review of "Damian's Oracle" (Book I, War of Gods) was recently featured in USA Today. Might be good for publicity, but the Rhyn Trilogy has a larger, cult-like following that might have more marketing appeal.

I would be amenable to discussing which series might translate better to a screenplay and have more appeal to those familiar with w...

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