Look, if you've got a pulse, you know the big thing now is turn YA book series into big money-grubbing movie franchise before the other guy does. Harry Potter, Twilight, Hunger Games - all exceedingly different stories, one major thing in common - $$$! (Yes, The Hunger Games will make money. Trust us!)
Naturally, it seems like the best way to get rich and famous fast is to write one of these types of series and write them with tween girls - and their mothers - in mind. Last night on The Simpsons, the crew devised a simple formula to follow in constructing the perfect YA franchise.
Want to learn their secrets? Click above! You won't be sorry!