First, Laura tweeted to officially announce the news, and she could not contain her excitement!
She said that the book has been one of her favorites for some time now and is thrilled to be bringing it to the screen with her sis.
The author then took to her Blogspot to share her thoughts on the whole thing, explaining the Maranos are her “dream cast.”
“I’m so excited to have such amazingly talented people attached to this project!” she wrote. “I met the Marano sisters and their mother, Ellen, a few years back when they first expressed interest inSaving Zoe and I can honestly say that not only are these girls beautiful both inside and out, but I can’t think of a better pair to portray fictional sisters Echo and Zoe.”
Offering further clues about the casting, she tweeted to share that Vanessa will likely play Zoë and Laura will play the younger sister, Echo.