Ghost Soldiers: The Forgotten Epic Story of World War II’s Most Dramatic Mission Hampton Sides (Doubleday, $24.95) C/W, Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner’s company, will co-produce Sides’ account of stealth Rangers. Cruise and Steven Spielberg are attached to star and direct, respectively.
Nappily Ever After Trisha R. Thomas (Three Rivers Press, $12) Universal and producer Marc Platt are adapting Thomas’ tale of a beauty who dumps her commitment-shy boyfriend. Halle Berry is attached to play the looker.
The 25th Hour David Benioff (Plume, $13) Spike Lee will direct the adaptation of Benioff’s novel about three New York City men who spend a final night partying before one goes to jail for drugs. Edward Norton will star in the film.