Fox Adapting “Magician’s Elephant”

20th Century Fox is set to adapt Kate DiCamillo’s upcoming children’s novel “The Magician’s Elephant” says Variety.

The story centers on impossible things that may happen when a fortune teller tells an orphan boy that an elephant will lead him to his long-lost sister.

Martin Hynes (“The Go-Getter”) has been hired to pen a script. DiCamillo also penned the novel’s “The Tale of Despereaux” and “Because of Winn Dixie” which have been adapted.