The Colorful Worlds of Kailin Gow - Prolific International Bestselling Author Kailin Gow's Library of Fantasy Book Series Have been Optioned for Games In a Record-Setting Option and Development Deal, Pebblekick, Inc. Options at least Five of Popular Author Kailin Gow's Book Series to be Made into Games for Worldwide Distribution on Tablets, the Internet, and Mobile Phones
LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Frost Series™ and PULSE Vampire Series™ by Kailin Gow are two of the first five book series optioned and are currently in development through Pebblekick, Inc., a Los Angeles based international distributor and publisher of fully integrated, browser and online (i.e., mobile and tablet) based games.
The Frost Series™, a popular epic fantasy, starting with the first book, Bitter Frost, is an ALA YALSA Reader's Choice nominated series (YALSA 2011) by prolific author Kailin Gow, that is about "a bullied teenage girl who discovered she is the heir and savior of a mystical warring land where love is stronger than magic," as listed on IMDB.com.
Also currently in development is the popular international bestseller The Pulse Vampire Series™, which provides a refreshingly original take on the vampire genre, featuring a human girl who was genetically altered to carry a special blood that holds the key to all vampires' power and immortality.
To be developed soon, isThe Fire Wars Series, by Kailin Gow, which won first place in the Teenage Category of the 2012 Green Book Festival. The annual competition, listed and recommended as an Awards competition for indies and traditional publishers on Amazon's Createspace site, honors books that contribute to the greater understanding, respect for and positive action on the changing worldwide environment.
The young adult fiction and new adult dystopian fantasy story centers around the character Mackenzy Evers, who moves with her mother from Angel Island to Aeros Island during her senior year in high school. Living during the post-Erosion period on Earth there are only islands, and she is happy to discover one of rich beauty and lush landscapes, as well as mysterious handsome boys and an ancient prophecy that is set to come true in her lifetime.
The FADE Series, another dystopian fantasy and thriller, by Kailin Gow, is in line for production soon after the launch of Bitter Frost and PULSE Vampire Series™. The series, features a strong young heroine, who " returns home after track practice to find her entire family faded and that she is the subject of an intense international hunt," as listed on IMDB.com.
Following The FADE Series, Kailin Gow's international bestselling demon-hunter series, Beautiful Beings, will go into production. Then her horror series, The Wicked Woods Series.
"Eventually, we want to develop most if not all of Kailin Gow's fantasy and adventure book series into games into The Colorful Worlds of Kailin Gow™. Her books have an international and global focus, which speaks to all. On top of that, they are entertaining, cinematically visual, and have positive social messages for young and old people alike, that are inspiring," said a spokesperson at Pebblekick, Inc. "Kailin Gow is an inspirational figure, with her own life as well as the positive message she puts out on issues like bullying, abuse, and empowerment. The fact that she is an indie author whose books sold over a million copies based on readers' love and popularity alone, not through hype, shows what an amazing potential she and her books have. We are thrilled to find her."
The Bitter Frost and the Pulse Vampire Series games are expected to launch worldwide throughout Asia, Europe, South America, Canada, Australia, and the U.S. By Fall 2014.
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About Bestselling International Author Kailin Gow
Kailin Gow is the bestselling author of more than 135 books, including Frost Series, Pulse, Wicked Woods, and The Stoker Sisters, which have won international fiction awards, and Steampunk Scarlett, DESIRE, FADE and The Fire Wars, which have been acclaimed for being fresh, original, and a twist to familiar genres. She also writes New Adult and Adult Contemporary Romances, The Loving Summer Series, You & Me Trilogy, The Never Knights Trilogy, The Protégé Series, The Master Chefs Series, and upcoming The Blue Room Series and The Barely Legal Series. Kailin Gow's books have sold over a million copies.
The EDGE Books (www.theEDGEbooks.com) is a publisher with a social conscious specializing in the following genres: fantasy, science fiction, paranormal romance, fantasy romance, action adventure, paranormal mystery, mystery, contemporary romance with an edge, and non-fiction geared toward teens and young adults. We are largely associated with educational associations, and our books are accepted and used as classroom discussion tools in schools throughout the United States. Discussion sheets, school presentations and fundraisers for school events can be provided by The EDGE Books. Besides providing popular fiction in the young adult genre, The EDGE Books also provides books that reluctant readers in high school can and will be motivated to read.
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