LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29 (UPI) --
Hollywood writer-director Jason Reitman
is working on a film adaptation of the soon-to-be-published novel "The Possibilities," EW.com reported.
Penned by "The Descendants" author Kaui Hart Hemmings, the book is about a Colorado woman grieving for a son killed in a skiing avalanche and the friendship she develops with a mysterious young girl.
The book is to be published this spring.
Reitman's film credits include "Up in the Air" and "Labor Day."
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