By Stephan Lee
Updated November 16, 2011 at 03:52 PM EST

The Spiderwick Chronicles author Tony DiTerlizzi kicked off another mega-bestselling franchise in 2010 with The Search for WondLa, a children’s adventure series that centers on Eva, a girl believed to be the last human left in a pollution-ravaged world. While the first installment is currently in development for film at Paramount, the second book in the series, A Hero for WondLa, is set to come out May 8, 2012. EW has the cover for the upcoming novel exclusively. Check it out below!

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