Wyoming author C.J. Box reveals collaboration with Hollywood Producer at book signing event

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) - Well-known author, C.J. Box visited with locals about his newest novel *Off the Grid* at the Laramie County Library tonight, March 8. Box talked briefly about how he came up with the plot for the novel, and read a quick excerpt for his fans just before signing books. Members of the audience were curious about his rumored film surrounding the Joe Pickett series, however, Box said they withdrew from the series "due to the directions [the producers] were taking it." He went on further to say that he is in the works with another producer, David E. Kelley, on developing Box's novel *The Highway* into a six-to-eight episode series. The Wyoming-native will now travel to 22 different cities across the U.S. as part of his national book tour. *H/t photos: Pitchengine Communities* #shortgo #news