NOBLE HOUSE ENTERTAINMENT PICTURES sets the vampire trilogy slate for THE SHADOW WORLD, based on the series of urban romance fantasy novels by Irish bestselling novelist, Julieanne Lynch. It chronicles the underworld life of a teenage mortal girl, GISELLE BERGMAN through a period of her life. The series is told primarily from Giselle’s point of view, beginning with the epilogue of “Within Shadows” and Part II, “Escaping Shadows”. The final chapter, “Fighting Shadows”, is in development.
Since Vamptasy Publishing released the first novel, “Within the Shadows”, in 2012, the Shadows Series has gained immense viral popularity and has achieved commercial success in Australia, Canada, Ireland and The United Kingdom. The series is most popular among young adults who follow supernatural mystique. The Shadow series of film adaptations is being penned by Mark Roemmich and the epilogue is slated for 2015. Kristine Kreska of Collaboration Entertainment will handle all international sales and Zora Dehorter CSA, Casting Executive, will cast the series.
Shy and reserved Julieanne Lynch is an author of urban fantasy books for both adults and teens. Julieanne lives in Northern Ireland, with her husband and five children, where she works on her Shadows World novels and other series full-time. Before becoming a writer, she considered a few different career paths, a rock star being one of them. She studied English Literature and Creative Writing at The Open University, and considered journalism as a career path. However, she decided writing was the way for her and is thankful for each day she lives her dream.
An avid reader, Julieanne has always had an encompassing fascination with folklore. When not writing, she enjoys crime series such as Criminal Minds, CSI, NCIS and Cold Case, and loves anything with Vampires, listening to metal, meeting new people, drinking lots of green tea, and sharing her dreams with her children. She is a self-professed goth wanna-be,and is happy when left to write into the early hours of the morning.
Julieanne’s YA series, the Shadow World novels, is published by Vamptasy Publishing and thus far contains Within the Shadows & Escaping Shadows, the third installment, Fighting Shadows is being written. It follows the war between vampires and shadow creatures. Giselle Bergman, an 18-year old human girl, falls victim to a scheme by one of her closest childhood friends, and embarks on a journey that sees her become the center of a battle between good and evil.
Julieanne also writes under the pen name: J.A. Lynch