Joey Graceffa announces new YA book set in a dystopia
LOS ANGELES — Joey Graceffa is tapping into the YA space.
The YouTube star announced Thursday the launch of his first fiction book Children of Eden, which is set in a dystopia.
“It’s kind of based off of where I foresee our world going to, which is self-destruction,” Graceffa said in his announcement video (above).
This is Graceffa’s second book, following the success of his 2015 memoir In Real Life: My Journey to a Pixelated World.
He came up with the idea after wrapping his YouTube series Storytellers, though he initially thought it would work better as a film concept.
“Hopefully this will be one of those cases where my book will eventually become a movie,” he said in the video. “That’s the dream, that’s the goal.” Read more…