The company has already optioned the Ya novel, The Fall of Innocence by Jenny Torres Sanchez. Published in 2018, via Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, the story examines the crippling and far-reaching effects of one person’s trauma on family, community, and one’s life. It is described as The Lovely Bones meets Celeste Ng for teens.
“When a certain event or experience speaks to you so profoundly, it’s at that moment you need to get up and create change. That’s the feeling I had after reading Jenny Sanchez’s novel, The Fall of Innocence,