YA title The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw (Simon Pulse, March 2018), about three witches who died in the 1800s and inhabit the bodies of teen girls each summer, has been optioned by Netflix. (Deadline Hollywood)

The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley (Harper, 2019), a murder mystery set in Scotland featuring a group of Oxford alumni, has been sold to See Saw Films for TV rights. (Deadline Hollywood)

The novel To Die in Vienna by Kevin Wignall (Thomas Mercer, June), about a surveillance contractor, has been optioned by Focus Features, who will change the title to Welcome to Vienna, and Jake Gyllenhaal will star. (Deadline Hollywood)

A pilot has been ordered for Mrs. Fletcher, based on the Tom Perrotta novel (Scribner, 2017) by HBO. The book is about a mom who finds new freedom after her son goes to college. (Variety)

Tiger Woods by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian (SS, March), a biography of the champion golfer, has been optioned for a docu-series by Alex Gibney’s Jigsaw Productions. (Deadline Hollywood)