Page to Screen News: “Tiger’s Curse” Acquired by Paramount


Keeping with the crazy trend of books turning into movies, Paramount Pictures has acquired the rights to Tiger’s Curse, the first book in a series by Colleen Houck.

Here’s a summary of the book from The novel is about a 17-year-old girl who takes a temp job caring for a white tiger at the local circus and sets off on an epic adventure when she discovers the tiger is a cursed Indian prince who turns into a man for only 24 minutes per day. Their quest to end the curse leads them through exotic locales in India and brushes with Hindu gods and goddesses.

Houck first published this book herself in a digital edition on Amazon. It was later acquired by Splinter and shot up the New York Times bestseller list.

We’ll keep you updated!


About Author

Lauren Zurchin is a professional photographer, creator of the 'Beyond Words' author calendar, and a life-long book enthusiast. When not catching up on the latest YA titles, she can be found nerding out to birds and roadtripping across the US.

Comments are closed.