By Adam Markovitz
Updated August 27, 2009 at 09:30 AM EDT

Variety reports that Miramax has bought the feature rights to the upcoming novel 32 Candles by Ernessa Carter. The book follows a woman who flees her hometown in Mississippi to create a new identity for herself as a lounge singer in Los Angeles. There, her high school crush falls in love with her without realizing who she really is.