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The Ghost Bride on Netflix

Deep breath. Netflix is making THE GHOST BRIDE into a Chinese drama series!! It’s been sooo hard to keep this under wraps but now I can finally share it with all of you!! Aaaahhhhhh!!! I’m actually crying!! So excited!

Here’s a teaser trailer from NETFLIX.

And here’s the Netflix announcement plus Variety coverage.

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  1. Zana J. #

    OMG OMG! Is this for real!!!! I can’t wait to see my favourite book that I have been reading over and over again for the past few years come into drama series! xoxo

    January 29, 2019
  2. skywritingsusan #

    Congratulations!!! I became aware of you long ago when I was querying Jenny Bent, and she revealed your beautiful (first) book cover. What a joy to see your journey! Thanks for posting your thrilling news! 🙂

    January 30, 2019
    • Thank you for coming with me on this journey! I really appreciate it 🙂

      February 6, 2019
  3. Rebecca Rose #

    Has the preview really been removed, or is my phone just really mean to me?

    January 30, 2019
    • Mj Ferrier #

      can’t see the preview either 😦

      January 30, 2019
    • Hi Rebecca, I think if you refresh the page, you should be able to see it now 🙂

      February 6, 2019
  4. The video is here! I am so excited! I was already excited because this morning I got notice of The Night Tiger–what a gorgeous cover!–and was already excited.

    January 30, 2019
    • I see they’ve taken your story’s premise and turned it into a different story. I realize this can be frustrating for a writer, but I hope you can reap the many benefits from having this great thing happen–your work be recognized as worthy of recreating in film–and it will be only the first of many more special things to come!

      January 30, 2019
      • Catherine #

        That’s the trailer for an NZ horror film that came out two months after Ghost Bride (the book) was released, so unrelated. Here’s the Netflix announcement trailer link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNeiQH3ta-g

        January 30, 2019
      • Thank you so much, Catherine! 🙂

        February 6, 2019
    • Awww…. that is so kind of you!

      February 6, 2019
  5. irishgirl106 #

    Wonderful news! So exciting to see a new life for The Ghost Bride!

    January 30, 2019
  6. Irene #

    OMG! So happy for you. I was wishing this for you! I’m so excited about this!
    Congratulations!

    January 30, 2019
  7. robersonem #

    I’m so so excited for you! I wonder if any of the other people from our class are publishing?

    Emily

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    January 30, 2019
    • That would be amazing, wouldn’t it? Can’t wait for your upcoming novel!

      February 6, 2019
  8. So exciting! Congrats!

    February 2, 2019
  9. Thank you, Catherine!!! I’m relieved! If I can, I’ll delete the link I posted!

    February 2, 2019
    • Okay, I can’t delete it. But Yangsze, feel free to delete the link I posted this is wrong.

      February 2, 2019
      • Hi Patricia! Thank you so much for your well-wishes! I deleted the link per your request. 🙂

        February 6, 2019
  10. Chisi Amanda Xiong #

    Omg!!!!!!! So so so so excited! I will definitely watch it when it airs and i will continue to recommend your novel to friends and family! Keep writing. I love your work.

    February 12, 2019
    • Thank you so much!! That’s very kind of you! 🙂

      February 15, 2019
  11. Tim Williams #

    Congratulations, it’s great to hear ‘The Ghost Bride’ is going to be made into a drama by Netflix, I’m looking forward to it. Indeed, I imagine many of my English Reading/Writing students (a university in Taiwan) will also be eager to see the series, as I have used “The Ghost Bride” for three years now as required winter vacation reading. Surprisingly, or maybe not, many of the students know very little about ghost brides. Although one student told me his father has some friends who really did ‘marry the dead’. Apparently some of the older generation say that if you’re a man, then marrying a dead woman will help you in your business. Hmmm

    February 17, 2019
    • Hi Tim, thank you so much! I’m honored that your students have been reading THE GHOST BRIDE and I hope they enjoy it – can’t wait to see what the Netflix series will be like! 🙂

      February 18, 2019
  12. Ann #

    OMG!! I’m so excited to hear this wonderful news! When will the series air? I can’t wait to watch! I’ve too been re-listening and re-reading your book over and over and over sine I attended your book fair event in Mountain View, CA. This book brings back so much wonderful memories when I was a child living in Saigon south Vietnam in a close-knit Chinese community.

    February 26, 2019
    • Hi Ann,

      Me too – can’t wait to see what Netflix does! I’m not sure when the series will air, but I’m going to Singapore to visit the production in March. Will update my FB/blog when I find out! 🙂

      February 27, 2019
  13. Erin #

    Just finished the audio book version of The Ghost Bride. It was incredible. So vivid and imaginative, and beautifully read by the author. I loved every word. Extremely excited about watching a filmed version of this on Netflix. ❤️

    March 9, 2019
    • Thank you so much – I’m delighted that you enjoyed the audiobook! I’m excited for the Netflix series too, and can’t wait to see what it will be like! 🙂

      March 28, 2019
  14. Alexis #

    Oh my goodness!! I just recently found your books and read through them in a few days! I love how you tell stories and Felecia the characters and plot lines. But to get to see it in a movie!?!? I’m so excited I can’t harly stand it!

    March 21, 2019
    • Hi Alexis, thank you for your kind words! I just came back from visiting the Netflix set of The Ghost Bride, and it was so cool – looking forward to seeing the finished series!

      March 28, 2019
  15. I REALLY LOVE THE BOOK!!!! CAN’T WAIT FOR THE SERIES.

    March 31, 2019
  16. Jynelle #

    I’m so excited!!!!! I’ve read, listened, and reread (and now re-listened) to this book because I love it so much!

    May 16, 2019
    • Aww… thank you! I’m so honoured that you enjoyed it so much! 😍

      May 19, 2019

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