Unique Picks Up Stiefvater’s “Shiver”

Unique Features has scored the film rights to Maggie Stiefvater’s supernatural romance novel “Shiver” reports Variety.

The first in a trilogy, the story covers a bittersweet paranormal romance between a teen who becomes a wolf each winter and his girlfriend, who helps him find the secret to staying human.

The first book hit stores in August and has been on bestseller lists for six weeks, while the second novel “Linger” is scheduled to be released next August.

Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne will produce, are currently seeking a writer for the adaptation, and will likely offer the project first to Warner Bros. Pictures.