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Baby Teeth: Village Roadshow & Valparaiso Pictures Bite Into Zoje Stages Bestseller

EXCLUSIVE: Village Roadshow and Valparaiso Pictures will partner on a film adaptation of Zoje Stages bestselling 2018 novel Baby Teeth from St. Martins Press. Screenwriter Nina Baker will adapt.

The female-driven psychological horror project is described as The Bad Seed meets Gone Girl meets The Omen.

In the book, 7-year-old Hanna looks sweet in the eyes of her adoring father Alex, but her mother Suzette has severe doubts and believes the girl has a sinister agenda. True, Hanna would like Suzette out of the picture. Suzette loves her daughter, but after years of expulsions and strained home schooling, her precarious health and sanity are weakening day by day. The battle of wills between mother and daughter ultimately reveal the frailty and falsehood of familial bonds.

Baby Teeth was named one of Entertainment Weeklys must-read books for July, Peoples Book of the Week, one of Bustles “Fifteen BoRead More – Source

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